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  • Africa Chapter 1 all Sections
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  • Africa is called the ----- continent..
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  • Plateau continent
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  • Why is Africa called the plateau continent? Because of river valleys. Because its high Coastal plains
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  • Because its high
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  • The Nile, Congo, Zambezi, and the Niger are all. RiversMountainsValleys Names of Kings
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  • Rivers of Africa
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  • What does Africas location near the equator, large bodies of water and landforms affect? The coastal plains Climate government
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  • Climate
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  • What do they call and area of land in Africa that has thorny bushes, scattered trees and tall grasses? The great plains The savannas The deserts
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  • The Savannas
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  • How many of Africas farmers are subsistence farmers? 5/6 3/5
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  • 3/5 are subsistence farmers
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  • What is the major part of Africas economy? Trading Mining farming
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  • Farming is the major part of Africa economy
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  • Why do the countries of Africa diversify their economy? In other word why do they have a variety of crop? To protect their workers To produce only one thing To have only one cash crop
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  • To protect their workers from financial hardship.. In other words make sure they have enough money to live on by always having an income product or crop.
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  • How do nomads make a living? They farm They work in factories They travel to find water and grass for their herds They live in large cities like many other African people do.
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  • The travel to find water and grass for their herds.
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  • Why is impossible for ships to travel from the interior of Africa to the sea? Escarpments Rift valley cataracts
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  • Cataracts
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  • What are the 4 regions of Africa? N, S, E, W Ne, S, Central and S, E N, W, E, Central and S.
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  • North, West, East, and Central andSouthern
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  • Africa is the plateau continent because the land is . High Low Uneven flat
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  • High
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  • What is wrong with having cataracts in the major rivers of Africa? Ships cant sail to the sea The Nile overflows Ships cant carry cargo
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  • Ships cant sail to the sea
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  • Cash crops are..
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  • Diversify is to
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  • Elevation is.
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  • Nomads are
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  • An oasis is.
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  • A Plateau is.
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  • Name a rift in Africa
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  • Silt is .
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  • Subsistence farming is
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  • Cataracts are
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  • Economy is
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  • What is an Escarpment.
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  • To Irrigate is to.
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  • A savanna is..
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  • A Tributary is .
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  • A rift is..
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  • Fertile means
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