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Chapter 7 Africa
North Africa
Sahara
Sahel
East Africa
Coastal plain boardering Mediterranean Sea + inland desert ar…
Worlds largest desert
Relatively high flat area - plateau... • Moderate rainfall to su…
Sahel -> narrow coastal plain - rivers = Niger + Zaire, Congo…
North Africa
Coastal plain boardering Mediterranean Sea + inland desert ar…
Sahara
Worlds largest desert
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Chapter 7 Africa
domesticate
civilization
migrate
ethnic group
to adapt wild plants or tame wild animals and to breed them f…
A society with cities, a central government, job specializati…
to move from one place to another
people of the same race or nationality who share a distinctiv…
domesticate
to adapt wild plants or tame wild animals and to breed them f…
civilization
A society with cities, a central government, job specializati…
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Chapter 7: Africa
sub-Saharan Africa
Frumentius
Mansa Musa
Swahili
the part of Africa that is south of the Sahara Desert
a Syrian Christian whose work resulted in the conversion of t…
the most famous ruler of Mali; developed Timbuktu (Mali's cap…
the predominate language of the east African city-states; it…
sub-Saharan Africa
the part of Africa that is south of the Sahara Desert
Frumentius
a Syrian Christian whose work resulted in the conversion of t…
Chapter 7: Africa
Dark Continent
savanna
Sahara
Great Karoo
nickname for Africa
grasslands
largest desert
coastal mountains
Dark Continent
nickname for Africa
savanna
grasslands
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vocab chapter 7 africa
Plateau
Savanna
subsistence farming
stateless society
relatively high flat land ares
broad grassland dotted with small trees and shrubs, exist bot…
growing crops of personal use,not for sale
groups of independent villages organized by clans and lead by…
Plateau
relatively high flat land ares
Savanna
broad grassland dotted with small trees and shrubs, exist bot…
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Africa Chapter 7
Great Mosque
Bantu
Muhammad Ture
Axum
largest place of Muslim worship in Kilwa
A family of languages in Africa. It was also the migration of…
The Songhai Empire reached its height of power during the rei…
trading center, and powerful ancient kingdom in northern pres…
Great Mosque
largest place of Muslim worship in Kilwa
Bantu
A family of languages in Africa. It was also the migration of…
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Africa: Chapter 7
domesticate
Civilization
migrate
ethnic group
to tame; to bring plants or animals under human control
A society with cities, a central government, job specializati…
to move from one place to another
Group of people who share common ancestry, language, religion…
domesticate
to tame; to bring plants or animals under human control
Civilization
A society with cities, a central government, job specializati…
Economics of Africa Chapter 7
Demographic Transition
Mechanical Population Growth
Demographic momentum
Epidemiological transition
Transition from high birth/death rates to low birth/death rat…
Immigrants - Emigrants
Stage 2 of the demographic transition = high birth rates + lo…
Decline in the death rate due to improvements in water supply…
Demographic Transition
Transition from high birth/death rates to low birth/death rat…
Mechanical Population Growth
Immigrants - Emigrants
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Chapter 7 Africa
stigmatized
racial dissention
ghana
Islam
describe or regard as worthy of disgrace or great disapproval
conflict based on one's race
war chief in Africa
the religion of the Muslims, a monotheistic faith regarded as…
stigmatized
describe or regard as worthy of disgrace or great disapproval
racial dissention
conflict based on one's race
Chapter 7 Africa
Africas landforms
Atlas Mountains
Drakensberg Mountains
Guinea Highlands
Lack of lengthy mt ranges of high elevation... 75% is plateau su…
Top out around 13,000 ft... Dry conditions ... NOT the "spine" of A…
Topping out around 13,000 ft... More rainfall than Atlas... Edge of…
Western corner of Africa... Mineral rich region... Bauxite- aluminum
Africas landforms
Lack of lengthy mt ranges of high elevation... 75% is plateau su…
Atlas Mountains
Top out around 13,000 ft... Dry conditions ... NOT the "spine" of A…
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Chapter 7: Medieval Africa
plateaus
savanna
matrilineal
patrilineal
A relatively high, flat land area. A usually extensive land a…
Broad grassland dotted with small trees and shrubs. A treeles…
Tracing lineage through the mother rather than the father. Re…
Tracing the lineage through the father. Relating to, based on…
plateaus
A relatively high, flat land area. A usually extensive land a…
savanna
Broad grassland dotted with small trees and shrubs. A treeles…
Chapter 7 Africa
Sahara
Kushites
King Ezana
Berbers
The largest Desert on Earth
Driven out of Egypt in 663 B.C., these people returned to the…
The Axumite ruler who had converted to Christianity and went…
Nomadic peoples in Africa who carried out much of the trading…
Sahara
The largest Desert on Earth
Kushites
Driven out of Egypt in 663 B.C., these people returned to the…
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Chapter 7: Medieval Africa
Plateaus
savanna
Matrilineal
Patrilineal
a broad flat area of high land.... - also called a high plain o…
broad grassland dotted with small trees and shrubs.... -Not eno…
tracing lineage through the mother rather than the father.... -…
tracing the lineage through the father.... -. It generally invo…
Plateaus
a broad flat area of high land.... - also called a high plain o…
savanna
broad grassland dotted with small trees and shrubs.... -Not eno…
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Chapter 7: Medieval Africa
plateaus
savanna
matrilineal
patrineal
a relatively high, flat land area.
broad grassland dotted with small trees and shrubs.
tracing lineage through the mother rather than the father
tracing the lineage through the father
plateaus
a relatively high, flat land area.
savanna
broad grassland dotted with small trees and shrubs.
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Chapter 7: Medieval Africa
Plateaus
Savanna
Matrlineal
Patrilineal
An area of relatively level high ground.... *Plateaus are mostl…
A grassy plain in tropical and subtropical regions, with few…
Of or based on kinship with the mother or the female line.... *…
Of, relating to, or based on relationship to the father or de…
Plateaus
An area of relatively level high ground.... *Plateaus are mostl…
Savanna
A grassy plain in tropical and subtropical regions, with few…
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Chapter 7: medieval Africa
Plateaus
Savanna
Matrilineal
Patrilineal
Is a high flat area of land it's also a period when something…
a large flat area of land with grass and very few trees espec…
tracing ancestral descent through the maternal line.... Inheriti…
is a common kinship system in which an individual's family me…
Plateaus
Is a high flat area of land it's also a period when something…
Savanna
a large flat area of land with grass and very few trees espec…
Chapter 7 Medieval Africa
Plateaus
Savanna
Matrilineal
Patrilinial
An area of relatively level high ground. A state of little or…
A savanna is a rolling grassland scattered with shrubs and is…
Matrilineality is the tracing of descent through the female l…
Patrilineality, also known as the male line or agnatic kinshi…
Plateaus
An area of relatively level high ground. A state of little or…
Savanna
A savanna is a rolling grassland scattered with shrubs and is…
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Chapter 7: Medieval Africa
plateaus
savanna
matrilineal
patrilineal
high, flat areas.
hot, seasonally dry grassland with scattered trees.
society in which descent is traced through the mother, the wo…
society in which descent is traced through the father, the me…
plateaus
high, flat areas.
savanna
hot, seasonally dry grassland with scattered trees.
Chapter 7:Medieval Africa
Plateaus
Savanna
Matrilineal
Partrilineal
High elevated land... Flat elevated land
A plain of land with grass and few to no trees.Scattered with…
A descent or inheritance from a line of females
A descent or inheritance from a line of men
Plateaus
High elevated land... Flat elevated land
Savanna
A plain of land with grass and few to no trees.Scattered with…
Chapter 7: Medieval Africa
plateaus
savanna
martrilineal
partrilineal
a broad flat area of high land. ... The tropical rain forests o…
broad grassland dotted with small trees and shrubs. ... Savann…
tracing lineage through the mother rather than the father.…
tracing the lineage through the father.
plateaus
a broad flat area of high land. ... The tropical rain forests o…
savanna
broad grassland dotted with small trees and shrubs. ... Savann…
Chapter 7 Medieval Africa
plateaus
savannah
matrilineal
patrilineal
an area of relatively level high ground. ... like a hill or moun…
a grassy plain in tropical and subtropical regions, with few…
of or based on kinship with the mother or the female line
of, relating to, or based on relationship to the father or de…
plateaus
an area of relatively level high ground. ... like a hill or moun…
savannah
a grassy plain in tropical and subtropical regions, with few…
Chapter 7: Medieval Africa
plateaus
savanna
matrilineal
patrilineal
a broad flat area of high land. This was a common geographic…
broad grassland dotted with small trees and shrubs. Savannas…
tracing lineage through the mother rather than the father. Th…
tracing the lineage through the father. This was in societies…
plateaus
a broad flat area of high land. This was a common geographic…
savanna
broad grassland dotted with small trees and shrubs. Savannas…
10 terms
Chapter 7 Medieval Africa
plateaus
savanna
matrilineal
patrilineal
A large piece or land that is higher than the land that's aro…
A tropical area of land with few trees.... A piece of land that…
Tracing the lineage of a family through the mother.
Tracing the lineage of a family through the father.
plateaus
A large piece or land that is higher than the land that's aro…
savanna
A tropical area of land with few trees.... A piece of land that…
Chapter 7 Africa Vocab
A fragrant tree resin
Owned the "Fleets of the Desert"
Mali's famous trading city
Societies in which descent is traced t…
Frankincense
Berbers
Timbuktu
Patrilineal
A fragrant tree resin
Frankincense
Owned the "Fleets of the Desert"
Berbers
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Chapter 7: Medieval Africa
plateaus
savanna
matrilineal
patrilineal
an area of relatively level high ground.
A savanna is a rolling grassland scattered with shrubs and is…
of or based on kinship with the mother or the female line
of, relating to, or based on relationship to the father or de…
plateaus
an area of relatively level high ground.
savanna
A savanna is a rolling grassland scattered with shrubs and is…
Chapter 7 Medieval Africa
Plateaus
Savanna
Matrilineal
Patrilineal
A relatively high, flat land area far to the east of Africa.…
Broad grassland dotted with small trees and shrubs.... a grassy…
Tracing lineage through the mother rather than the father.... re…
tracing the lineage through the father.... Of, relating to, or b…
Plateaus
A relatively high, flat land area far to the east of Africa.…
Savanna
Broad grassland dotted with small trees and shrubs.... a grassy…
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Chapter 7 Medieval Africa
Plateaus
Savanna
Matrilineal
Patrilineal
*A relatively high, flat land area.... *Also called a high plain…
*A broad grassland dotted with small trees and shrubs.... *Savan…
*A tracing lineage through the mother rather than the father.…
*A tracing the lineage through the father.... *Also known as the…
Plateaus
*A relatively high, flat land area.... *Also called a high plain…
Savanna
*A broad grassland dotted with small trees and shrubs.... *Savan…
Chapter 7:medieval Africa
Plateaus
Savanna
Matrilineal
Patrilineal
Areas of high, level land... almost looks like a hill, but it i…
A tropical grassland biome with scattered individual trees, l…
relating to a social system in which family descent and inher…
based on or tracing descent through the male line... relating…
Plateaus
Areas of high, level land... almost looks like a hill, but it i…
Savanna
A tropical grassland biome with scattered individual trees, l…
Chapter 7: Medieval Africa
plateaus
savanna
matrilineal
patrilineal
A relatively high, flat land area
A broad grassland dotted with small trees and shrubs in tropi…
tracing lineage (descent) through the mothers side of the fam…
tracing lineage (descent) through the fathers side of the fam…
plateaus
A relatively high, flat land area
savanna
A broad grassland dotted with small trees and shrubs in tropi…
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Chapter 7: Medieval Africa
Plateaus
Savanna
Matrilineal
Patrilineal
a relatively high, flat land area.... A very high area, that fla…
broad grassland dotted with small trees and shrubs.... a wide gr…
tracing lineage through the mother rather than the father.... Ha…
tracing the lineage through the father.... Having more traits fr…
Plateaus
a relatively high, flat land area.... A very high area, that fla…
Savanna
broad grassland dotted with small trees and shrubs.... a wide gr…
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chapter 7 : Africa
North Africa
Sahara
sahel
East Africa
- coastal plains boardering Mediterranean sea ... - inland deser…
worlds largest desert
relatively high, flat area (plateau)... -moderate rainfall to su…
-sahel ... -great rift valley from red sea to southern Africa ... -…
North Africa
- coastal plains boardering Mediterranean sea ... - inland deser…
Sahara
worlds largest desert
Chapter 7 Africa
Nubia (Sudan)
Kush (Sudan)
Axum (Ethiopia)
Oral Traditions
-Where really good warriors that had good military skills ... -T…
-Under Egyptian rule for 500 years ... -Piankhi was a king that…
-Near the Red Sea for trading ... -Adullus was the city for trad…
songs and stories that are spoken through the mouth
Nubia (Sudan)
-Where really good warriors that had good military skills ... -T…
Kush (Sudan)
-Under Egyptian rule for 500 years ... -Piankhi was a king that…
10 terms
Chapter 7: Medieval Africa
plateaus
savanna
matrilineal
patrilineal
High plain or tableland, is an area of highland, usually cons…
A grassland ecosystem characterised by the trees being suffic…
Matrilineality is the tracing of descent through the female l…
Is a common kinship system in which an individual's family me…
plateaus
High plain or tableland, is an area of highland, usually cons…
savanna
A grassland ecosystem characterised by the trees being suffic…
10 terms
Chapter 7: Medieval Africa
plateaus
savanna
matrilineal
patrilineal
A flat or level land, often elevated from normal a normal hei…
A hot grassland with very little rain and trees. Often very f…
relating to, based on, or tracing descent through the mothers…
relating to, based on, or tracing descent through the fathers…
plateaus
A flat or level land, often elevated from normal a normal hei…
savanna
A hot grassland with very little rain and trees. Often very f…
10 terms
Chapter 7:Medieval Africa
Plateaus
Savanna
Matrilineal
Patrilineal
Areas of high, level land
A tropical grassland biome with scattered individual trees, l…
relating to a social system in which family descent and inher…
relating to a social system in which family descent and inher…
Plateaus
Areas of high, level land
Savanna
A tropical grassland biome with scattered individual trees, l…
10 terms
Chapter 7 Midieval Africa
plateaus
savanna
matrilinial
patrilineal
A high ground area... Ex: hill, or a montain
A flat grassland of tropical or subtropical regions... Consider…
A kinship system in which ancestral descent is traced through…
A kinship system in which ancestral decent is traced through…
plateaus
A high ground area... Ex: hill, or a montain
savanna
A flat grassland of tropical or subtropical regions... Consider…
10 terms
Chapter 7:Medieval Africa
Plateaus
Savanna
matrilineal
Patrilineal
An area of relatively level high ground.... Plateaus are sculpte…
A savanna is a rolling grassland scattered with shrubs and is…
of or based on kinship with the mother or the female line.... Ma…
patrilineal A term used in kinship theory to denote the traci…
Plateaus
An area of relatively level high ground.... Plateaus are sculpte…
Savanna
A savanna is a rolling grassland scattered with shrubs and is…
10 terms
chapter 7 medieval africa
plateaus
savanna
matrilineal
patrilineal
area of relatively level high ground.
grassy plain in tropical and subtropical regions, with few tr…
of or based on kinship with the mother or the female or relat…
of, relating to, or based on relationship to the father or de…
plateaus
area of relatively level high ground.
savanna
grassy plain in tropical and subtropical regions, with few tr…
10 terms
Chapter 7: Medieval Africa
plateaus
savanna
matrilineal
Sahara Desert
A large flat area of ground that is higher than other areas o…
A large flat area of land with grass and very few trees, spec…
Relating to or tracing descent through the maternal line.... -R…
The Sahara is the largest hot desert and third largest desert…
plateaus
A large flat area of ground that is higher than other areas o…
savanna
A large flat area of land with grass and very few trees, spec…
10 terms
Chapter 7: Medieval Africa
plateaus
savanna
matrilineal
patrilineal
A location that has pretty highly leveled ground
A grassy plain that is usually in tropical places; has little…
relating to a relationship with a mother
relating to a relationship with a father
plateaus
A location that has pretty highly leveled ground
savanna
A grassy plain that is usually in tropical places; has little…
10 terms
Chapter 7: Medieval Africa
plateaus
savanna
matrilineal
patrilineal
*a broad flat area of high land... *a relatively high, flat land…
* broad grassland dotted with small trees and shrubs... * hot, s…
*of or based on kinship with the mother or the female line... *t…
*relating to a relationship to the father or descent through…
plateaus
*a broad flat area of high land... *a relatively high, flat land…
savanna
* broad grassland dotted with small trees and shrubs... * hot, s…
10 terms
Chapter 7: Medieval Africa
Plateaus
Savanna
Matrilineal
Patrilineal
A relativity high flat landed area.... An area of relatively lev…
Broad grassland dotted with small trees and shrubs.... A grassy…
Tracing lineage through the mother instead of the rather.... Of…
Tracing lineage through the father.... Of or based on the relati…
Plateaus
A relativity high flat landed area.... An area of relatively lev…
Savanna
Broad grassland dotted with small trees and shrubs.... A grassy…
Chapter 7: Medieval Africa
plateaus
savanna
matrilineal
patrilineal
- an area of relatively level high ground... - a state of little…
- a plain characterized by coarse grasses and scattered tree…
- inheriting or determining descent through the female line
- inheriting or determining descent through the male line
plateaus
- an area of relatively level high ground... - a state of little…
savanna
- a plain characterized by coarse grasses and scattered tree…
10 terms
Chapter 7: Medieval Africa
plateaus
savanna
matrilineal
patrilineal
An elevated expanse of land compared to surrounding land.
Grassland ecosystem that has widely separated trees.
Matrilineal is the family/ancestral descent or lineage throug…
Patrilineal is the family/ancestral descent or lineage throug…
plateaus
An elevated expanse of land compared to surrounding land.
savanna
Grassland ecosystem that has widely separated trees.
10 terms
Chapter 7: Medieval Africa
plateaus
savanna
matrilineal
patrilineal
an area of relatively level high ground.... a large flat area of…
a grassy plain in tropical and subtropical regions, with few…
Matrilineal refers to familial relationships that can be trac…
relating to, based on, or tracing descent through the paterna…
plateaus
an area of relatively level high ground.... a large flat area of…
savanna
a grassy plain in tropical and subtropical regions, with few…
Chapter 7: Medieval Africa
Plateaus
Savanna
Matrilineal
Patrilineal
flat raised landform made up of nearly horizontal rocks that…
An area of grassland with scattered trees and bushes.... A tro…
relating to a social system in which family descent and inher…
based on or tracing descent through the male line.... relating…
Plateaus
flat raised landform made up of nearly horizontal rocks that…
Savanna
An area of grassland with scattered trees and bushes.... A tro…
10 terms
Chapter 7: Medieval Africa
plateaus
savanna
matrilineal
patrilineal
an area of relatively level high ground that is considerably…
a grassy plain in tropical and subtropical regions, with a fe…
Matrilineal is the family's ancestral descent or lineage thro…
Patrilineal is of, relating to, or based on relationship to t…
plateaus
an area of relatively level high ground that is considerably…
savanna
a grassy plain in tropical and subtropical regions, with a fe…
Chapter 7: Medieval Africa
plateaus
Savanna
matrilineal
Patrilineal
~an area of relatively level high ground.... ~land area having a…
~a grassy plain in tropical and subtropical regions, with few…
~inheriting or determining descent through the female line.... ~…
~or based on relationship to the father or descent through th…
plateaus
~an area of relatively level high ground.... ~land area having a…
Savanna
~a grassy plain in tropical and subtropical regions, with few…
10 terms
Chapter 7 Medieval Africa
Plateaus
Savanna
Martrilineal
Partilineal
A area of relatively high level ground. A large flat area of…
a grassy plain in tropical and subtropical regions, with few…
based on kinship with the mother or the female line.inheritin…
based on relationship to the father or descent through the ma…
Plateaus
A area of relatively high level ground. A large flat area of…
Savanna
a grassy plain in tropical and subtropical regions, with few…
11 terms
Chapter 7 : Medieval Africa
plateau
savanna
lineage
matrilineal
-a relatively high, flat land area.... -a raised area of land, s…
-broad grassland dotted with a small trees and shrubs.... -A tro…
-groups an extended family unit that has combined into a larg…
-relating to a social system in which family descent and inhe…
plateau
-a relatively high, flat land area.... -a raised area of land, s…
savanna
-broad grassland dotted with a small trees and shrubs.... -A tro…
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