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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…
37 terms
African Physical Geography
Atlas Mountains
Sahara Desert
Ethiopian Highlands
Arabian Desert
Atlas Mountains
Sahara Desert
21 terms
African Physical Geography
Strait of Gibraltar
Atlas Mountains
Mediterranean Sea
Sahara Desert
Strait of Gibraltar
Atlas Mountains
6 terms
African Geography 4 - North Africa
Algeria
Egypt
Libya
Morocco
Algiers
Cairo
Tripoli
Rabat
Algeria
Algiers
Egypt
Cairo
11 terms
2. Physical Geography of Africa
Congo... River
Niger River
Sahara Desert
Kalahari Desert
Congo... River
Niger River
African Physical Geography
Plateau Continent
How many countries in Africa?
2nd largest continent
basin
Africa is called the 'plateau continent' because it is shaped…
47 countries in Africa plus six islands
Africa
low lying area
Plateau Continent
Africa is called the 'plateau continent' because it is shaped…
How many countries in Africa?
47 countries in Africa plus six islands
8 terms
African Geography 2 - Central Africa
Cameroon
Chad
Central African Republic
Gabon
Yaounde
N'Djamena
Bangui
Libreville
Cameroon
Yaounde
Chad
N'Djamena
16 terms
African Geography 3 - West Africa
Benin
Burkina Faso
Cape Verde
Mauritania
Porto-Novo
Ouagadougou
Praia
Nouakchott
Benin
Porto-Novo
Burkina Faso
Ouagadougou
11 terms
Africa - Physical Geography
Nile River
Niger River
Congo River
Sahara Desert
Nile River
Niger River
24 terms
African Geography 1 - East Africa & Southern Africa
Sudan
Eritrea
Ethiopia
Somalia
Khartoum
Asmara
Addis Ababa
Mogadishu
Sudan
Khartoum
Eritrea
Asmara
11 terms
Physical Geography of Africa
Congo... River
Niger River
Sahara Desert
Kalahari Desert
Congo... River
Niger River
11 terms
Physical Geography of Africa
Congo... River
Niger River
Sahara Desert
Kalahari Desert
Congo... River
Niger River
15 terms
Africa Physical Geography LC
Congo River
Niger River
Nile River
Zambezi River
Congo River
Niger River
20 terms
African Physical Geography
Strait of Gibraltar
Atlas Mountains
Mediterranean Sea
Sahara Desert
Strait of Gibraltar
Atlas Mountains
13 terms
Physical Geography, Africa
River Basin (Basin)
Savanna
Desertification
Sahel
A region drained by a river system
Tropical grasslands in Sub-Saharan Africa
The process of a climate gradually changing to a desert.
A transition area of "semi-arid grassland" between the Sahara…
River Basin (Basin)
A region drained by a river system
Savanna
Tropical grasslands in Sub-Saharan Africa
22 terms
african physical geography
African Contient
Four regions of africa
plateau
North Africa
Africa is the second largest contient ... 47 nations in africa... 6…
North Africa ... East Africa ... West Africa... central southern Africa
-plateu is an area of fairly high level ground... - Africa is ki…
Sarha desert is the main physical feature... Largest desert in t…
African Contient
Africa is the second largest contient ... 47 nations in africa... 6…
Four regions of africa
North Africa ... East Africa ... West Africa... central southern Africa
20 terms
African physical geography
Plateau Continent
How many countries in Africa?
World's largest desert
Nile River
Africa is called the " plateau continent" because it is shape…
47 countries in Africa plus six islands.
Sahara ( north Africa)
World's longest river ( North Africa)
Plateau Continent
Africa is called the " plateau continent" because it is shape…
How many countries in Africa?
47 countries in Africa plus six islands.
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
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Ch 18 Physical Geography of Africa
basin
Nile River
rift valleys
Mount Kilimanjara
or depressions, where water collects
the world's longest river, flows for more than 4,000 miles th…
long, thin valleys; stretch over 4,000 miles from Jordan to M…
Africa's highest mountain, and a volcanoe
basin
or depressions, where water collects
Nile River
the world's longest river, flows for more than 4,000 miles th…
18 terms
African Physical Geography
2nd Largest Continent.
How Many Countries in Africa?
Plateau Continent
Sahara Desert
Africa.
47 Countries in Africa plus six Islands.
Africa is called the Plateau continent becuase its shaped lik…
The Sahara desert is in Northern Africa.
2nd Largest Continent.
Africa.
How Many Countries in Africa?
47 Countries in Africa plus six Islands.
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African Physical Geography Honors
Cape of Good Hope
Zambezi
Ruwenzori
Blue Nile
Small land mass that jets into the ocean where the atlantic a…
The river home to Victoria Falls
Mountains in eastern Africa
The source of this water way is lake Tana
Cape of Good Hope
Small land mass that jets into the ocean where the atlantic a…
Zambezi
The river home to Victoria Falls
13 terms
Physical Geography of Africa
Sahara
Sahel
Savanna
tropical rain forest
world's largest desert; covers one-third of the continent of…
Dry, semi-arid region south of the Sahara that is sowly becom…
Area of grasslands and tropical habitats in the middle of Afr…
Located along the central coast of Africa, near the equator.…
Sahara
world's largest desert; covers one-third of the continent of…
Sahel
Dry, semi-arid region south of the Sahara that is sowly becom…
13 terms
Africa: Physical Geography
plateau
elevation
rift
tributary
a large, level area that rises above the surrounding land; la…
height of land above or below sea level
deep crack in Earth's surface
a river or stream that flows into a larger river
plateau
a large, level area that rises above the surrounding land; la…
elevation
height of land above or below sea level
30 terms
Africa Physical Geography
Sahara
West Africa
East Africa
Kalahari
world's largest desert; located in northern Africa
Africa's most populated region; fertile grasslands
region marked by mountains, hills, and plateaus
desert in southern Africa
Sahara
world's largest desert; located in northern Africa
West Africa
Africa's most populated region; fertile grasslands
20 terms
Africa: physical geography
Sahel
savanna
arable land
desertification
a strip of dry grasslands on the southern border of the Sahar…
a grassy plain in tropical and subtropical regions, with few…
land that can be used for farming
The process by which fertile land becomes desert,typically as…
Sahel
a strip of dry grasslands on the southern border of the Sahar…
savanna
a grassy plain in tropical and subtropical regions, with few…
13 terms
Africa Physical Geography
plateau
elevation
tributary
fertile
a large, level area that rises above the surrounding land; ha…
height of land above sea level
a river or stream that flows into a larger river
rich in the substances plants need to grow well
plateau
a large, level area that rises above the surrounding land; ha…
elevation
height of land above sea level
25 terms
African Physical Geography
Atlas Mountains
Basin
Canopy
Deforestation
Africa's longest mountain range
a natural depression in the surface of the land often with a…
Dense covering formed by the leafy tops of tall rain forest t…
Destruction of forests
Atlas Mountains
Africa's longest mountain range
Basin
a natural depression in the surface of the land often with a…
African Physical Geography
Plateau Continent
How many countries in Africa?
2nd largest continent
Basin
Africa is called the 'plateau continent' because its shaped l…
47 countries in Africa
Africa
A low lying area
Plateau Continent
Africa is called the 'plateau continent' because its shaped l…
How many countries in Africa?
47 countries in Africa
20 terms
African Physical Geography
Plateau contient
how many countries in Africa?
2nd largest continent
Basin
Africaa is called the plateau contient beacuse its shaped lik…
47 counties in Africa
Africa
A low lying area
Plateau contient
Africaa is called the plateau contient beacuse its shaped lik…
how many countries in Africa?
47 counties in Africa
22 terms
African Physical Geography
Plateau Continent
How many countries in Africa?
2nd largest continent
Basin
Africa is called the 'plateau continent' because it is shaped…
47 countries in Africa plus six islands
Africa
low lying area
Plateau Continent
Africa is called the 'plateau continent' because it is shaped…
How many countries in Africa?
47 countries in Africa plus six islands
21 terms
Africa's Physical Geography
Atlantic Ocean
Indian Ocean
Mediterranean Sea
Red Sea
The ocean that borders Africa on its west coast.
The ocean that borders Africa on its east coast.
The sea that borders Africa to the north.
A sea that borders Africa to its northeast. This sea divides…
Atlantic Ocean
The ocean that borders Africa on its west coast.
Indian Ocean
The ocean that borders Africa on its east coast.
11 terms
Africa Physical Geography Vocabulary
Sahara Desert
Sahel
savanna
tropical rain forest
world's largest hot desert, covering most of Northern Africa
the transition zone south of the Sahara and north of the equa…
rolling grassland and scattered tress and shrubs
a tropical forest of tall, densely growing, broad-leaved ever…
Sahara Desert
world's largest hot desert, covering most of Northern Africa
Sahel
the transition zone south of the Sahara and north of the equa…
18 terms
Africa Political & Physical Geography
Sudan
Ethiopia
Kenya
Nigeria
Sudan
Ethiopia
10 terms
African Geography 1 - East Africa & Southern Africa
Sudan
Eritrea
Ethiopia
Somalia
Khartoum
Asmara
Addis Ababa
Mogadishu
Sudan
Khartoum
Eritrea
Asmara
8 terms
Africa-Physical Geography
Nile River
Niger River
Congo River
Sahara Desert
Nile River
Niger River
15 terms
Africa Geography / physical geography
plateau
elevation
tributary
fertile
a land area having a relatively level surface considerably ra…
the height to which something is elevated or to which it rises
a stream that flows to a larger stream or other body of water.
bearing, producing, or capable of producing vegetation, crops…
plateau
a land area having a relatively level surface considerably ra…
elevation
the height to which something is elevated or to which it rises
17 terms
Physical Geography of Sub Saharan Africa
Sub regions of Sub Saharan Africa
Climates of Sub Saharan Africa
Escarpments
Eastern Highlands of Africa
Western Africa... Central Africa... Eastern Africa... Southern Africa
Factors that influence climate... ITCZ-Congo... Harmattan... Ocean Cur…
Kogelberg, Cape Fold Mountains... Cape Town and the Cape of Good…
The Ethiopian Highlands - 'Roof of Africa' Largest area of co…
Sub regions of Sub Saharan Africa
Western Africa... Central Africa... Eastern Africa... Southern Africa
Climates of Sub Saharan Africa
Factors that influence climate... ITCZ-Congo... Harmattan... Ocean Cur…
8 terms
Africa-Physical Geography
Nile River
Niger River
Congo River
Sahara Desert
Nile River
Niger River
10 terms
Africa - Physical Geography
Sahara
Sahel
savanna
central African tropical rainforest
A huge desert stretching across most of North Africa
transition zone south of the Sahara and north of the equator…
An area of grassland with scattered trees and bushes which is…
Is the second largest rainforest in the world. About 90 perce…
Sahara
A huge desert stretching across most of North Africa
Sahel
transition zone south of the Sahara and north of the equator…
10 terms
African Physical Geography
African contenient
North africa
west africa
Lake tanganyakia
2d largest contintent
worlds largest desert
Sahel region
Longest lake
African contenient
2d largest contintent
North africa
worlds largest desert
20 terms
African Physical Geography
#1 highest mountain
2nd highest mountain
#1 longest river
2nd longest river
mount kilimanjaro
mount kenya
nile river
congo river
#1 highest mountain
mount kilimanjaro
2nd highest mountain
mount kenya
15 terms
Africa - Physical Geography
deforestation
Sahel
Tropical Rainforest
Tropical Savanna (grasslands)
the removal of large areas of forests for human purposes
a strip of dry grasslands on the southern border of the Sahar…
Forests in which rainfall is abundant - more that 200 cm (80…
tall grasses and some tree bordering the rainforests and dese…
deforestation
the removal of large areas of forests for human purposes
Sahel
a strip of dry grasslands on the southern border of the Sahar…
14 terms
African Physical Geography: Lakes and Rivers
Lake Malawi
Lake Tanganyika
Lake Chad
Lake Victoria
Lake Malawi
Lake Tanganyika
22 terms
African Physical Geography
Plateau continent
How many countries in Africa?
2nd largest continent
basin
Africa is called the 'plateau continent' because it is shaped…
47 countries in Africa plus six islands
Africa
low lying area
Plateau continent
Africa is called the 'plateau continent' because it is shaped…
How many countries in Africa?
47 countries in Africa plus six islands
Africa Physical Geography
elevation
physical map
political map
plateau
the height of land above sea level
a map which shows elevation and physical features
a map which shows political boundaries between countries, cit…
a large level area that rises up above the surrounding land
elevation
the height of land above sea level
physical map
a map which shows elevation and physical features
15 terms
African physical geography
Plateau Continent
How many countries in Africa?
2nd largest continent
Basin
Africa is called the "plateau Continent" because it's coasts…
47 countries in Africa
Africa
Low lying area
Plateau Continent
Africa is called the "plateau Continent" because it's coasts…
How many countries in Africa?
47 countries in Africa
11 terms
Africa Physical Geography
Sahara Desert
Tropical Rainforest
Savanna
Serengeti Plain
Largest desert in the world with large potions covered in san…
dense forest rich in biodiversity, found typically in tropica…
a grassy plain in tropical and subtropical regions, with few…
Located in the Savanna where large groups of animals move fro…
Sahara Desert
Largest desert in the world with large potions covered in san…
Tropical Rainforest
dense forest rich in biodiversity, found typically in tropica…
16 terms
African Physical Geography
What are the four regions of Africa?
How many countries does Africa have?
What is a plateau?
What is Africa's nickname and why?
North Africa, East Africa, West Africa, Central and Southern…
47.
An area of fairly level high ground.
"The Plateau Continent" because it has many plateaus.
What are the four regions of Africa?
North Africa, East Africa, West Africa, Central and Southern…
How many countries does Africa have?
47.
25 terms
Africa Physical Geography
Atlas Mountains
The Sahel
Lake Chad
Congo River
Atlas Mountains
The Sahel
33 terms
Africa Physical Geography
escarpments
ergs
Great Rift Valley
gorges
steep jagged cliffs that create waterfalls on many African ri…
sand seas
A natural wonder of East Africa that is a large, visible brea…
steep-sided valleys that formed when rivers cut through the l…
escarpments
steep jagged cliffs that create waterfalls on many African ri…
ergs
sand seas
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