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Holt Chapter 22

rift valleys places on Earth's surface where the crust stretches until it breaks
Great Rift Valley largest rift on Earth actually made up of an eastern and a western
Mount Kilimanjaro the highest point in all of Africa rises to 19,340 feet in East Africa
Serengeti Plain located in Tanzania; one of the largest areas of flatland
Lake Victoria supplies the water that flows into the White Nile
droughts periods when little rain falls and when crops are damaged
Nubia Christianity spread here from Egypt and Ethiopia
Zanzibar island where slave-trading occurred in the late 1700s
imperialism a practice that tries to dominate other countries' governments, trade and culture
safari an overland journey to view African wildlife
geothermal energy produced from the heat of Earth's interior
genocide the intentional destruction of a people
Darfur a region of Sudan that recently experienced genocide
Mogadishu a Somalian city where recent violence and control rights have been an issue
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