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Geography exam/review pez2

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1990
After 75 years of rule by Republic of South Africa, Nambia became an independent country in
cyclone
intence storm system with heavy rain and high winds
Namibia
one of Africa's newest countries
Kalahari
desert stretches across southeastern from the main part
Harare
capital city of Zimbabwe
apartheid
laws that seperated racial and ethnic groups and limited the rights of black
Cape of Good Hope
the southernmost point of Africa
Namib Desert
a vast expance of sand and rock in both Anglola and Nambia
sorghum
a tall grass whose seed are used as grain and to make syrup
coffee
The main cash crop in Madagascar is
inland southern Africa
Zambia, Malawi, Botswanana, and Zimbabwe, was built in the 1400's by the ethnic group called the
copper belt
large area of copper mines in Zimbabwe
enclaves
small countries located in larger countries
deforestration
cutting down of forest
`off the coast of Cabinda
Most of Angola's oil is found
Madagascar
The people of what country are known for their rhythmic style of siging, accompanied only by hand-clapping?
farmers and herders
Half of the people of Nambia make their livings as
GReat Rift Valley
runs through Malawi
Lesotho and Swaziland
The two countries that are enclaves in South Africa are
Indian Ocean countries
Mozambique, MAdagascar, COmoros, Seychelles, and Mauritius are from region known as Southern Africa's
Indian Ocean
The island countries of Comoros, Seychelles, and Mauraties are far from Africa and lie in the
Indian Ocean
The country of South Africa borders the Atlantic Ocean and the
swamp areas
In the northwestern Botswana, the Okavango River forms one of the world's largest
Volcanoes
Comoros was formed many thousands of years ago by
Gold
South Africa is the world's largest producer and explorer of
Atlantic ocean
Nambia and Angola have long coastlines along the
Bantu-speaking people
the people of angola trace their ansesters to
the Roman Catholic religion
About 50% of the people of Angola practice
Kariba
dam across the Zambezi River
slash-and-burn farming
method of clearing land for planting by cutting and burning forest
Mediterranean Climate
Cape on South Africa's southern coast has cool, rainy winters and hot often dry summers that give it a
1966
After nearly 80 years of British rule, Botswana became indepentent in
township
neighborhoods outside South Africa's cities
exclave
small part of a country separated from the main part
Shona
The ancient African city and tradition center, Great Zimbabwe, was build it the 1400s by
high veld
flat, grassy-covered plains in South Africa
Maputo
capital city of Mozambique
copper
Zambia's most valuable natural resource is its
Cabinda
Part of Angola that is an exclave
first black president
In 1994 Nelson Mandela was elected South Africa's
Cabora Bassa
dam in Mozambique across the Zambezi River

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