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Title: Africa Geography Challenge


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Africa Geography Challenge
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Atlantic Ocean
  • 1.) Which Ocean borders Africa on the West?

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1.) Which ocean borders Africa on the East?
  • Indian Ocean

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1.) Which sea borders africa on the north?
  • Mediterranean Sea

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2.) Into what four regions is africa divided?
  • West Africa, North Africa, Central and South
    Africa, and East Africa

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3.) IN which of these zones do you think people
were least likely to settle? Why?
  • Desert zones because it would be hard to grow
    food and to find water there.

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4.) In what region of Africa were these kingdoms
located? What vegetation zones are in this part
of Africa?
  • Kingdoms located in West Africa. The vegetation
    zones in this region include desert, semidesert
    (sahel), savanna, and forest.

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5.) Why do you think these rivers were important
to the societies that developed in West Africa?
  • The rivers helped make the land fertile and
    provided fish. Also, traders traveled along the
    rivers.

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6.) Why do you think the territory below the
Sahara Desert might have had limited contact with
lands to the north of the desert before the late
700s c.e.?
  • Travel across the Sahara desert was very
    difficult. However, Travel across the Sahara was
    made easier after this time because of the
    introduction of the camel.

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7.) What religion spread from North Africa to
West Africa?
  • Islam spread from North Africa to West Africa.

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8.) What city was an important center of trade
and learning for the kingdoms of Mali and Songhai?
  • Timbuktu was an important center of trade and
    learning for the kingdoms of Mali and Songhai.
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