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4 regions

North, west east, central and southern

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3 factors affecting climate

Equator, elevation landforms and water

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Between Tropic of Cancer and Tropic of Capricorn

Tropical climate

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Landform across Northern Africa

Sahara Desert

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Deep crack on the Earth's crust

Rift

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Stream that flows into a River

Tributary

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What water is located north of Africa

Mediterranean Sea

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What ocean is east of Africa

Indian Ocean

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Africa's southernmost point

Cape of Good Hope

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Imaginary line that runs through Africa (north to south)

Prime Meridian

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What water separates Africa from the Saudi Arabia

Red Sea

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Kingdom of Africa traded...

Gold for salt

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Helped nations win independence from colonial powers

Nationalism

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Inspired Africans to demand independence

World War II

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Who spread Islam

Muslim traders

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Protesting which people refuse to buy goods or services

Boycott

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Watering crops by bringing water from another location

Irrigation

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Is both am island and a country

Madagascar

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A period of time when there is no rain or water

Drought

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Where the first humans came from

East Africa

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The number of people per square mile or kilometer

Population density

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People working together to help each other

Haram be

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Large raised area of mostly level land

Plateau

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Crops farmers raise to sell

Cash crops

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Steep cliff

Escarpment

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Add variety

Diversify

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People who move from place to place

Nomads

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Region of tall grasses

Savannah

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Rock filled rapids

Cataracts