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8 terms
Africa
migration
oral history
swahili
escarpment
the movement from one country or settle in another
account of the past that people pass down by word of mouth
bantu language with Arabic words, spoken along the east Afric…
a steep cliff about 100 stories high
migration
the movement from one country or settle in another
oral history
account of the past that people pass down by word of mouth
17 terms
Africa
Nile River
Congo River
Zambezi River
Namib desert
Flows through Egypt, Sudan and Uganda
Located in a Rainforest in Africa
River that is home to Victoria Falls
Characterized by red sand dunes that can reach impressive hei…
Nile River
Flows through Egypt, Sudan and Uganda
Congo River
Located in a Rainforest in Africa
82 terms
Africa
Four Areas of Africa
Physical Features of Africa
Major Climates of Africa
Major Vegetation of Africa
North Africa... West Africa... Central and South Africa... East Africa
Plateau ("Plateau Continent")... Plains... Basins... Rivers... Mountains…
Warm all year... Wet some regions... Dry ... Mediterranean... Arid... Semi A…
Tropical Grassland... Savanna... Desert Scrub... Chaparral... Broadleaf E…
Four Areas of Africa
North Africa... West Africa... Central and South Africa... East Africa
Physical Features of Africa
Plateau ("Plateau Continent")... Plains... Basins... Rivers... Mountains…
17 terms
Africa
Sahara
savannah
Sahel
clan
The largest hot desert in the world, comprises much of North…
A mixed woodland and grassland ecosystem
The zone of transition in Africa between the Sahara and the S…
The largest family group in Africa.
Sahara
The largest hot desert in the world, comprises much of North…
savannah
A mixed woodland and grassland ecosystem
10 terms
Africa
Reserves
Epidemic
Imperialism
Savanna
An area of land where animals and plants are given special pr…
An outbreak of a disease affecting great number of the popula…
The practice of a country increases its power by gaining cont…
A region of tall grasses in the central part of Africa. Home…
Reserves
An area of land where animals and plants are given special pr…
Epidemic
An outbreak of a disease affecting great number of the popula…
54 terms
Africa
Algeria
Angola
Benin
Botswana
Algeria
Angola
16 terms
Africa
Sahara Desert
Salt
Bantu-Speakers
Savanna
the largest desert in the world, covering most of northern Af…
was more valuable than gold in African Kingdoms; white crysta…
people of Africa who speak Bantu, a family of languages; when…
grassland in Africa with scattered trees; located north and s…
Sahara Desert
the largest desert in the world, covering most of northern Af…
Salt
was more valuable than gold in African Kingdoms; white crysta…
17 terms
Africa
Delta
savanna
rain forest
canal
a triangle of sand and soil deposited by a river
land with tall grass
a forest that has many trees and lots of rain
a waterway made by people
Delta
a triangle of sand and soil deposited by a river
savanna
land with tall grass
23 terms
Africa
167. Conical tower and circular wall o…
167. Conical tower and circular wall o…
168. Great Mosque of Djenné. Mali. Fou…
168. Great Mosque of Djenné. Mali. Fou…
167. Conical tower and circular wall o…
167. Conical tower and circular wall o…
41 terms
Africa
Tripoli
Casablanca
Pretoria
Johannesburg
Libyan Capital
Morocco's Capital
(Executive capital) of South Africa
South African city
Tripoli
Libyan Capital
Casablanca
Morocco's Capital
26 terms
Africa
Vegetation zone
Sahara
Sahel
Savanna
A region that features a certain type of plants such as fores…
Desert of Northern Africa, largest in the world.
High plateau land directly south of the Sahara desert in cent…
A grassland in a tropical area.
Vegetation zone
A region that features a certain type of plants such as fores…
Sahara
Desert of Northern Africa, largest in the world.
54 terms
Africa
Morocco
Algeria
Tunisia
Libya
Morocco
Algeria
50 terms
Africa
Morocco
Algeria
Tunisia
Libya
Morocco
Algeria
55 terms
Africa
Algiers, Algeria
Luanda, Angola
Porto-Novo, Benin
Gaborone, Botswana
Algiers, Algeria
Luanda, Angola
10 terms
Africa
Origin of homosapien man. Very fertile…
Highest mountain on the African contin…
Worlds largest 'hot' desert in the wor…
The major north-flowing river in north…
Rift Valley
Mount Kilamanjaro
Saraha Desert
The Nile River
Origin of homosapien man. Very fertile…
Rift Valley
Highest mountain on the African contin…
Mount Kilamanjaro
56 terms
Africa
Senegal
Gambia
Guinea-Bissau
Sierra Leone
Dakar
Banjul
Bissau
Freetown
Senegal
Dakar
Gambia
Banjul
53 terms
AFRICA
Algeria
Angola
Benin
Botswana
Algeria
Angola
37 terms
Africa
Environmental Features
Ways of Life
Savanna
Oral traditions
Waterfalls + Rapids: Narrow coastlines on either side of a ce…
Hunting and gathering (San of the Kalahari Desert) Farming an…
Abundant supply of grain crops; Largest amounts of Africans l…
In African societies, oral tradition is the method in which h…
Environmental Features
Waterfalls + Rapids: Narrow coastlines on either side of a ce…
Ways of Life
Hunting and gathering (San of the Kalahari Desert) Farming an…
11 terms
Africa
53
How many countries are in East Africa?
16
10
How many countries are in Africa?
12
How many countries are in west Africa?
How many countries are in central Africa?
53
How many countries are in Africa?
How many countries are in East Africa?
12
14 terms
Africa
Conical tower and circular wall of Gre…
Great Mosque of Djenne
Wall plaque, from Oba's palace
Sika dwa kofi
Conical tower and circular wall of Gre…
Great Mosque of Djenne
20 terms
Africa
Moroccan Port City with a Bogart movie
Largest city in the Sudan
Port city in Egypt where the Suez Cana…
Channel that runs between Madagascar a…
Casablanca
Omdurman
Port Said
Mozambique
Moroccan Port City with a Bogart movie
Casablanca
Largest city in the Sudan
Omdurman
10 terms
Africa
Nomad
Irrigate
Desert
Economy
A person who moves around to make a living
Atrifically watering crops
A hot and dry area with little rainfall
All the things people do to make a living
Nomad
A person who moves around to make a living
Irrigate
Atrifically watering crops
30 terms
Africa
Sahara Desert
Nile River
Sahel
Commercial Farming
the largest desert in the world, covering most of northern Af…
The world's longest river
a strip of dry grasslands on the southern border of the Sahar…
the raising of crops and livestock for sale in markets
Sahara Desert
the largest desert in the world, covering most of northern Af…
Nile River
The world's longest river
14 terms
Africa
Berlin Conference
Imperialism
Afrikaans
Pass Books
a meeting at which representatives from European nations agre…
A policy of extending a country's power and influence through…
South African language with Dutch basis
all blacks over the age of 16 must carry a passbook which dic…
Berlin Conference
a meeting at which representatives from European nations agre…
Imperialism
A policy of extending a country's power and influence through…
60 terms
AFRICA
Dogon location
Dogon Date range
Location of Mali and Dogon area
Nommo
Mali, West Africa
19th-21st century
A Hermaohrodite- the God-
Dogon location
Mali, West Africa
Dogon Date range
19th-21st century
10 terms
Africa
plateau
Bantu
ghana
griots
an area of high flat land.
Wanderers from along the Benue river.
the first empire to develop
storytellers
plateau
an area of high flat land.
Bantu
Wanderers from along the Benue river.
Africa
Algiers, Algeria
Luanda, Angola
Porto-Novo, Benin
Gaborone, Botswana
Algiers, Algeria
Luanda, Angola
62 terms
Africa
Desert acronym
the Tuareg
4 reasons Sahara is getting bigger
acronym for rivers
SLNK
would go back and forth in Gold Salt trade- nomads of SAHARA
poor farming practices, drought, overgrazing and civil war
NNCZ
Desert acronym
SLNK
the Tuareg
would go back and forth in Gold Salt trade- nomads of SAHARA
19 terms
Africa
sister chromatid
parent cell
daughter cell
centromere
identical copies of chromosomes
initial cell which begins the cell cycle
two new cells created by cell division
attaches sister chromatids to one another
sister chromatid
identical copies of chromosomes
parent cell
initial cell which begins the cell cycle
Africa
deforestation
commercial logging
desertification
subsistence farming
clearing earth's forests on a massive scale, often resulting…
cutting down trees for sale as timber or pulp
the process by which fertile land becomes desert, typically a…
self sufficiently farming in which the farms focus on growing…
deforestation
clearing earth's forests on a massive scale, often resulting…
commercial logging
cutting down trees for sale as timber or pulp
17 terms
Africa
"Out of Africa" Theory
Sahara Desert
Mali
Mansa Musa
- Homo Sapiens moved from Africa and replaced other Hominids…
- The arid area of land that covers most of Northern Africa.…
- Rich in gold and established vast trading networks across t…
- Emperor of the kingdom of Mali in Africa... - made a famous pi…
"Out of Africa" Theory
- Homo Sapiens moved from Africa and replaced other Hominids…
Sahara Desert
- The arid area of land that covers most of Northern Africa.…
11 terms
Africa
Timbuktu
Songhai
Sahel
Mali
a city in West Africa that began as a camp for traders around…
a large and powerful empire in West Africa during the 1400's…
a strip of land between the desert and wetter areas- the "sho…
a West African country along the upper Niger River ; an empir…
Timbuktu
a city in West Africa that began as a camp for traders around…
Songhai
a large and powerful empire in West Africa during the 1400's…
18 terms
Africa
Sub Saharan
Savannah
Rain Forest
Gold and Salt
Area with plains and rivers below the desert
A flat, grassy plain
dense areas that relieves high amounts of rain each year.
major resources found in Africa
Sub Saharan
Area with plains and rivers below the desert
Savannah
A flat, grassy plain
49 terms
Africa
Nile River
Ahaggar Mountains
Atlas Mountains
Congo River Basin
located in the northeastern apart of Africa
Nile River
located in the northeastern apart of Africa
Ahaggar Mountains
13 terms
Africa
rifts
sub-Saharan Africa
sahel
savannah
Long, deep valleys formed by the movement of the earth's crust.
Africa south of the Sahara desert.
A strip of land that divides the desert from wetter areas.
Open grassland with scattered trees.
rifts
Long, deep valleys formed by the movement of the earth's crust.
sub-Saharan Africa
Africa south of the Sahara desert.
26 terms
Africa
Zambia
Ethiopia
South Africa
Algeria
Zambia
Ethiopia
49 terms
Africa
Egypt
South Africa
Morocco
Namibia
Egypt
South Africa
49 terms
Africa
Morocco
Algeria
Tunisia
Libya
Morocco
Algeria
11 terms
Africa
village
warriors
tribal
nomadic
a group of houses that make up a community smaller than a town
people who fight or know how to fight in battles
having to do with a tribe
wandering from place to place and having no permanent home
village
a group of houses that make up a community smaller than a town
warriors
people who fight or know how to fight in battles
25 terms
Africa
aquifer
apartheid
AIDS
basin
aquifer
apartheid
13 terms
Africa
Sahara
savannah
clan
tribe
The largest hot desert in the world, comprises much of North…
A mixed woodland and grassland ecosystem
The largest family group in Africa.
A larger group than a clan. In African society, they were two…
Sahara
The largest hot desert in the world, comprises much of North…
savannah
A mixed woodland and grassland ecosystem
22 terms
Africa
Egypt
Libya
Tunisia
Morocco
Egypt
Libya
55 terms
Africa
Algiers, Algeria
Luanda, Angola
Porto-Novo, Benin
Gaborone, Botswana
Algiers, Algeria
Luanda, Angola
9 terms
Africa
delta
sandstorm
bazaar
reservoir
Triangular area of marshland formed by deposits of silt at th…
a windstorm that blows hot air, dust, and grit
a market consisting of a street lined with shops; a place whe…
A lake that stores water for human use.
delta
Triangular area of marshland formed by deposits of silt at th…
sandstorm
a windstorm that blows hot air, dust, and grit
55 terms
africa
Algiers, Algeria
Luanda, Angola
Porto-Novo, Benin
Gaborone, Botswana
Algiers, Algeria
Luanda, Angola
65 terms
Africa
Zimbabwe
Axum
Mali
Ghana
What was the large empire found in southern Africa near the Z…
What early empire had Christianity as the main religion?
What empire did Mansa Musa rule bringing Muslim scholars back…
What was the first great trading empire in sub-Sahara Africa?
Zimbabwe
What was the large empire found in southern Africa near the Z…
Axum
What early empire had Christianity as the main religion?
18 terms
Africa
South Africa
Madagascar
Sudan
Niger
South Africa
Madagascar
20 terms
AFRICA
Liberia
Ghana
Egypt
South Africa
Liberia
Ghana
23 terms
Africa
D.R. Congo
Sierra Leone
South Sudan
Somalia
D.R. Congo
Sierra Leone
20 terms
Africa
Olduvai Gorge
Aksum
Berlin Conference
Cash crop
Located in Northern Tanzania
Important trading capital from the first to the eighth centur…
Also known as the Congo Convention where 14 European nations…
A crop grown for direct sale on not used in a region such as…
Olduvai Gorge
Located in Northern Tanzania
Aksum
Important trading capital from the first to the eighth centur…
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