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Chapter 22 - West Africa - Geography
Niger
Sahel
cocoa beans
Ghana, Mali, and Songhai
Dominant river in West Africa
semi-arid that recieves 4-8 in rain/year
Cote d'lvoire is the #1 producer of what?
What are the 3 kingdoms?
Niger
Dominant river in West Africa
Sahel
semi-arid that recieves 4-8 in rain/year
29 terms
Chapter 22 East Africa: Geography
rift valleys
when Earth's tectonic plates move away…
Greta Rift Valley
eastern rift and western rift
Surfaces on Earth's surface that stretches until it breaks
When do rift valleys form?
the largest rift on Earth
What are the 2 rifts that make up the Great Rift Valley?
rift valleys
Surfaces on Earth's surface that stretches until it breaks
when Earth's tectonic plates move away…
When do rift valleys form?
29 terms
Chapter 22 East Africa: Geography
Surfaces on Earth's surface that stret…
When do rift valleys form?
the largest rift on Earth
What are the 2 rifts that make up the…
rift valleys
when Earth's tectonic plates move away from each other
Greta Rift Valley
eastern rift and western rift
Surfaces on Earth's surface that stret…
rift valleys
When do rift valleys form?
when Earth's tectonic plates move away from each other
10 terms
McGraw Hill World Geography Chapter 22 West Africa
Parallel
Reservoir
River Plain
Conflict diamonds
lying in the same direction with an equal distance between
a natural or artificial lake used as a source of water
a plain formed by the deposit of sediment over a long period…
diamonds that are mined in war-torn areas and are used to fin…
Parallel
lying in the same direction with an equal distance between
Reservoir
a natural or artificial lake used as a source of water
30 terms
Chapter 22: East Africa
Rift Valleys
Great Rift Valley
Mount Kilimanjaro
Serengeti Plain
Places on Earth's surface where the crust stretches until it…
the largest rift valley on Earth, with cliffs as high as 2000…
The highest mountain in Africa, it's peak is covered with sno…
Located in Tanzania, a savannah that is home to many species…
Rift Valleys
Places on Earth's surface where the crust stretches until it…
Great Rift Valley
the largest rift valley on Earth, with cliffs as high as 2000…
14 terms
Chapter 22: East Africa
rift valleys
Great Rift Valley
Mount Kilimanjaro
Serengeti Plain
...
...
...
...
rift valleys
...
Great Rift Valley
...
57 terms
BCS Cultural Geography Chapter 22
F
F
eucalyptus
C
(T/F) Australia is the only continent with a land bridge to A…
(T/F) Australia is the only home to many exotic animals inclu…
From what plant does the Koala receive 100% of its nutrition…
Australia as a continent is unique in all the areas listed, e…
F
(T/F) Australia is the only continent with a land bridge to A…
F
(T/F) Australia is the only home to many exotic animals inclu…
Chapter 22 - Western Africa Vocabulary
harmattan
pidgin
animist
nuclear family
a wind off the Atlantic coast of Africa that blows from the n…
a language formed by combining parts of several different lan…
a person who believes in spirits that can exist apart from bo…
the family group that includes only parents and their children
harmattan
a wind off the Atlantic coast of Africa that blows from the n…
pidgin
a language formed by combining parts of several different lan…
26 terms
African Geography of West Africa
basin
Nile River
rift valley
escarpment
a natural depression in the surface of the land often with a…
The world's longest river, which flows northward through East…
A deep valley that forms where two plates move apart
cliff, a steep slope resulting from erosion.
basin
a natural depression in the surface of the land often with a…
Nile River
The world's longest river, which flows northward through East…
6 terms
African Geography 4 - North Africa
Algeria
Egypt
Libya
Morocco
Algiers
Cairo
Tripoli
Rabat
Algeria
Algiers
Egypt
Cairo
13 terms
Chapter 22 Geography
township
slash and burn
sorghum
enclave
neighborhood outside of a city, such as found in South Africa
a method of clearing land for planting by cutting and burning…
tall grass whose seeds are used as grain and to make syrup
a small country located within another country
township
neighborhood outside of a city, such as found in South Africa
slash and burn
a method of clearing land for planting by cutting and burning…
8 terms
African Geography 2 - Central Africa
Cameroon
Chad
Central African Republic
Gabon
Yaounde
N'Djamena
Bangui
Libreville
Cameroon
Yaounde
Chad
N'Djamena
14 terms
Geography Chapter 22
parallel
reservoir
river plain
conflict diamonds
lying in the same direction with an equal distance between
a natural or artificial lake used as a source of water
a plain formed by the deposit of sediment over a long period…
diamonds that are mined in war-torn areas and are used to fin…
parallel
lying in the same direction with an equal distance between
reservoir
a natural or artificial lake used as a source of water
12 terms
World Geography Chapter 22
ergs
regs
depressions
silt
great "seas" of sand dunes in the Sahara Desert
broad, windswept gravel plains in the Sahara Desert
low areas
finely ground soil
ergs
great "seas" of sand dunes in the Sahara Desert
regs
broad, windswept gravel plains in the Sahara Desert
16 terms
African Geography 3 - West Africa
Benin
Burkina Faso
Cape Verde
Mauritania
Porto-Novo
Ouagadougou
Praia
Nouakchott
Benin
Porto-Novo
Burkina Faso
Ouagadougou
34 terms
Chapter 22 Geography
Jute
Subcontinent
Himalaya
East/West Ghats
Plant fiber used in rope
A large landmass that is part of another continent but distin…
Forms India's northern border
Edges India's south Coast
Jute
Plant fiber used in rope
Subcontinent
A large landmass that is part of another continent but distin…
24 terms
African Geography 1 - East Africa & Southern Africa
Sudan
Eritrea
Ethiopia
Somalia
Khartoum
Asmara
Addis Ababa
Mogadishu
Sudan
Khartoum
Eritrea
Asmara
54 terms
Geography Chapter 22
Mecca
Islam
Muhammad
mosque
The holiest city of Islam
A monotheistic religion based on the teachings of its founder…
The founder of the religion Islam
A place of warshi
Mecca
The holiest city of Islam
Islam
A monotheistic religion based on the teachings of its founder…
74 terms
Chapter 22 - Geography
Subcontinent
Monsoon
Green Revolution
Jute
a large landmass that is part of another continent but distin…
seasonal winds that blow steadily from the same direction for…
an effort to use modern techniques and science to increase pr…
a plant fiber used for making rope, burlap bags, and carpet b…
Subcontinent
a large landmass that is part of another continent but distin…
Monsoon
seasonal winds that blow steadily from the same direction for…
74 terms
Chapter 22 - Geography
Subcontinent
Monsoon
Green Revolution
Jute
a large landmass that is part of another continent but distin…
seasonal winds that blow steadily from the same direction for…
an effort to use modern techniques and science to increase pr…
a plant fiber used for making rope, burlap bags, and carpet b…
Subcontinent
a large landmass that is part of another continent but distin…
Monsoon
seasonal winds that blow steadily from the same direction for…
30 terms
Bob Jones Cultural Geography - Chapter 22
TRUE
TRUE
TRUE
TRUE
Cook Strait separates New Zealand's North Island and South Is…
Australia is the only inhabited continent with no land bridge…
Australia the last inhabited continent to be settled by Europ…
Botany Bay was the site of the first English settlement in Au…
TRUE
Cook Strait separates New Zealand's North Island and South Is…
TRUE
Australia is the only inhabited continent with no land bridge…
15 terms
chapter 22 west africa
parallel
reservoir
river plain
enviroment
lying in the same direction with and equal distance between
a natural or artificial lake used as a source of water
a plain formed by the deposit of sediment over a long period…
natural surroundings
parallel
lying in the same direction with and equal distance between
reservoir
a natural or artificial lake used as a source of water
16 terms
Geography--- Chapter 22 (MAP)
Afghanistan
Bahrain
Cyprus
Iran
Afghanistan
Bahrain
17 terms
World Geo Chapter 22 West & Central Africa
desertification
staple
millet
sorghum
spread of desert conditions
main crop of a region
a type of grain
drought resistant grain
desertification
spread of desert conditions
staple
main crop of a region
40 terms
Chapter 22 East Africa
rift valleys
Mount Kilimanjaro
Serengeti Plain
Nile River
places on earth's surface where the crust stretches until it…
highest mountain in Africa; because of its high elevation, th…
one of the largest plains located in Tanzania; wildlife thriv…
world's longest river; this river made it possible for the pe…
rift valleys
places on earth's surface where the crust stretches until it…
Mount Kilimanjaro
highest mountain in Africa; because of its high elevation, th…
19 terms
Chapter 22: The Region Today Africa South of the Sahara
Subsistence Farming
Shifting Cultivation
Sedentary Farming
Commercial Farming
Small scale agriculture that provides primarily for the needs…
A method in which farmers move every one to three years to fi…
Agriculture conducted at permanent settlements.
Agriculture that produces crops on a large scale.
Subsistence Farming
Small scale agriculture that provides primarily for the needs…
Shifting Cultivation
A method in which farmers move every one to three years to fi…
20 terms
chapter 22 East Africa
rifts
swahili
gorge
droughts
Long, deep valleys formed by the movement of the earth's crust
A Bantu language with arabic words, spoken along the east afr…
Narrow passage between steep mts. or hills
Long periods of unusually low precipitation
rifts
Long, deep valleys formed by the movement of the earth's crust
swahili
A Bantu language with arabic words, spoken along the east afr…
14 terms
Geography - Chapter 22 - Mrs. Splitt
rift valleys
Great Rift Valley
Mount Kilimanjaro
Serengeti Plain
places on Earth's surface where there crust stretches until i…
largest rift on Earth; made up of 2 rifts (eastern and wester…
highest mountain in Africa
in Tanzania; one of the largest plains
rift valleys
places on Earth's surface where there crust stretches until i…
Great Rift Valley
largest rift on Earth; made up of 2 rifts (eastern and wester…
37 terms
World Geography Chapter 22
False
True
True
True
The Western Plateau is the most fertile area of Australia
The Murray River lies in the Central Lowlands
Australia is the only inhabited continent with no land bridge…
Australia was the last continent to be settled by Europeans
False
The Western Plateau is the most fertile area of Australia
True
The Murray River lies in the Central Lowlands
10 terms
Chapter 22- East Africa
rift valleys
Great Rift Valley
Mount Killimanjaro
Sergenti Plain
Places on Earth's surface where the crust stretches until it…
A series of valleys in East Africa caused by the stretching o…
The highest mountain in Africa at 19,341 feet; it is in Tanza…
A large plain in Tanzania that its famous for its wildlife. T…
rift valleys
Places on Earth's surface where the crust stretches until it…
Great Rift Valley
A series of valleys in East Africa caused by the stretching o…
15 terms
Chapter 22: West Africa
parallel
reservoir
river plain
environment
(of lines, planes, surfaces, or objects) side by side and hav…
an artificial or natural lake where water is stored and used…
a plain formed by the deposit of sediment over a long period…
the surroundings or conditions in which a person, animal, or…
parallel
(of lines, planes, surfaces, or objects) side by side and hav…
reservoir
an artificial or natural lake where water is stored and used…
9 terms
Chapter 22: West Africa
reservior
river plain
conflict diamonds
infrastructure
a natural or artificial lake used as a source of water
a plain formed by the deposit of sediment over a long period…
diamonds that are mined in war-torn areas and are to finance…
the set of systems that affect how well a place or organizati…
reservior
a natural or artificial lake used as a source of water
river plain
a plain formed by the deposit of sediment over a long period…
15 terms
Uebelhor Geography Chapter 22
Mecca
Islam
Mosque
Theocratic
The holiest city of Islam, located in Saudi Arabia, where peo…
A monotheistic religion based on the teachings of the prophet…
An Islamic place of worship
A form of government in which religious leaders control the g…
Mecca
The holiest city of Islam, located in Saudi Arabia, where peo…
Islam
A monotheistic religion based on the teachings of the prophet…
14 terms
Chapter 22: West & Central Africa Countries
Benin
Burkina Faso
Cape Verde
Cote d' Lvoire
...
Benin
Burkina Faso
8 terms
Chapter 22 west Africa
West African countries:
Mostly a tropical... region, but does... var…
Lagoons
Mountains and... Plateaus:
-Benin... -Cape Verde... -Cote d'Ivoire (Ivory Coast)... -Gambia... -Ghan…
-Desert... -Shoreline... -low plains... -Highlands ... -Rainforests
-shallow bodies of water that are... separated from the ocean by…
-Gin-eau Highlands... ~Nimba Range... ~Loma Mountains... ~Tingi Mounta…
West African countries:
-Benin... -Cape Verde... -Cote d'Ivoire (Ivory Coast)... -Gambia... -Ghan…
Mostly a tropical... region, but does... var…
-Desert... -Shoreline... -low plains... -Highlands ... -Rainforests
23 terms
BJU Cultural Geography Chapter 22
Wattles
Great Dividing Range
Captain James Cook
Botany Bay
Early Australian settlers wove these trees together to build…
A rugged complex of low mountains, plateaus, and hills that r…
A famous British explorer. He was the first European to map t…
Became the site of the first English settlement on the contin…
Wattles
Early Australian settlers wove these trees together to build…
Great Dividing Range
A rugged complex of low mountains, plateaus, and hills that r…
54 terms
Geography--- Chapter 22 (With MAP)
Mecca
Islam
Muhammad
mosque
The holiest city of Islam
A monotheistic religion based on the teachings of its founder…
The founder of the religion Islam
A place of warshi
Mecca
The holiest city of Islam
Islam
A monotheistic religion based on the teachings of its founder…
100 terms
Chapter 22: West Africa
The African Transition Zone cuts throu…
All the countries in West Africa has p…
The Sahara is located on the
Contributes to diversity
Northern part of West Africa
Cape Verde
Northern border of West Africa
Size and location on the Transition Zone
The African Transition Zone cuts throu…
Northern part of West Africa
All the countries in West Africa has p…
Cape Verde
207 terms
Chapter 22: West Africa
parallel
reservoir
river plain
environment
lying in the same direction with an equal distance between
a natural or artificial lake used as a source of water
a plain formed by the deposit of sediment over a long period…
natural surroundings
parallel
lying in the same direction with an equal distance between
reservoir
a natural or artificial lake used as a source of water
110 terms
Chapter 22 - West Africa
WA countries
ATZ
Sahara
WA landscape
Benin, Cape Verde, Cote d'Ivoire, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guin…
all part of "this" except Cape Verde
WA northern border
tropical region with deserts, shorelines, low plains, highlan…
WA countries
Benin, Cape Verde, Cote d'Ivoire, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guin…
ATZ
all part of "this" except Cape Verde
9 terms
West Africa Chapter 22
reservoir
river plain
conflict diamonds
infrastructure
a natural or artificial lake used as a source of water
a plain formed by the deposit of sediment over a long period…
diamonds that are mined in war-torn areas and are used as to…
the set of systems that affect how well a place or organizati…
reservoir
a natural or artificial lake used as a source of water
river plain
a plain formed by the deposit of sediment over a long period…
26 terms
Geography Chapter 22 vocabulary
Bedouin
Muhammad
monotheism
Islam
an Arabic-speaking, traditionally nomadic people of Southwest…
the founder and major prophet of Islam
belief in one god
a monotheistic religion based on the teachings of Muhammad an…
Bedouin
an Arabic-speaking, traditionally nomadic people of Southwest…
Muhammad
the founder and major prophet of Islam
64 terms
chapter 22: west africa
1. all but this have territory in the…
1.largest desert in africa and serves…
1. forest and grassland, chain of form…
1.tallest and only active volcano in w…
cape verde
sahara
the cameroon highlands
mount cameroon
1. all but this have territory in the…
cape verde
1.largest desert in africa and serves…
sahara
27 terms
Chapter 22 Geography - South Asia
Subcontinent
Karakoram and Himalaya
Himalaya
Ghats
Large landmass that is part of another continent but distinct…
Mountain ranges that Form India's northern border
5 miles (8 kilometers) in height
Edging India's southern coast
Subcontinent
Large landmass that is part of another continent but distinct…
Karakoram and Himalaya
Mountain ranges that Form India's northern border
8 terms
Geography Alive Chapter 22 Vocab.
Ethnic Diversity
Cultural Region
Linguistic Group
Colonialism
A variety of people from different ethnic groups.
An area that is set apart from other places by the way of lif…
A group of people who share a common language.
A system in which one country rules over another as a colony.…
Ethnic Diversity
A variety of people from different ethnic groups.
Cultural Region
An area that is set apart from other places by the way of lif…
127 terms
Ch 1 African Geography and Africa
What are the six main rivers of Africa?
What are the three main lakes of Africa?
What ocean(s), sea(s), and/or gulf(s)…
What is the longest river in the world?
Nile River, Congo River, Zambezi River, Limpopo River, Orange…
Lake Chad, Lake Victoria, and Lake Tanganyika
Indian Ocean, Atlantic Ocean, Mediterranean Sea, Red Sea, and…
Nile
What are the six main rivers of Africa?
Nile River, Congo River, Zambezi River, Limpopo River, Orange…
What are the three main lakes of Africa?
Lake Chad, Lake Victoria, and Lake Tanganyika
Chapter 22, East Africa
Countries in East Africa
Great Rift Valley
Mount Kilamanjaro
Ethiopian Highlands
Sudan, South Sudan, Eritrea, Djibouti, Ethiopia, Uganda, Soma…
Looks like a scar... Largest rift on earth... Made up of the east a…
Africa's tallest mountain ... rises up to 19,340... Causes a cold c…
Very Rugged... Deep river valley's cut through
Countries in East Africa
Sudan, South Sudan, Eritrea, Djibouti, Ethiopia, Uganda, Soma…
Great Rift Valley
Looks like a scar... Largest rift on earth... Made up of the east a…
40 terms
Chapter 22: East Africa
rift valleys
Mount Kilimanjaro
Serengeti Plain
Nile River
places on earth's surface where the crust stretches until it…
highest mountain in Africa; because of its high elevation, th…
one of the largest plains located in Tanzania; wildlife thriv…
world's longest river; this river made it possible for the pe…
rift valleys
places on earth's surface where the crust stretches until it…
Mount Kilimanjaro
highest mountain in Africa; because of its high elevation, th…
10 terms
West Africa (Chapter 22)
Reservoir
River Plain
Environment
Conflict Diamonds
A natural or artificial lake used as a source of water
A plain formed by the deposit of sediment over a long period…
Natural surroundings
Diamonds that are mined in war-torn areas and are used to fin…
Reservoir
A natural or artificial lake used as a source of water
River Plain
A plain formed by the deposit of sediment over a long period…
24 terms
Chapter 22 Geography: South Asia
1500s B.C.
1500s
300 B.C.
500 B.C.
Aryans entered the subcontinent
Islams founded Mogul Empire
Buddhism declined
Buddhism started
1500s B.C.
Aryans entered the subcontinent
1500s
Islams founded Mogul Empire
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