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True or False. European partitioning of Africa had a positive impact. False
What movement promoted all Africans to come together since they shared a common heritage? Pan African movement
DeKlerk and Madela shared what prestigious prize? Nobel Peace Prize
Why is it important for citizens of a democracy to vote? To elect their leaders.
True or False? The leader of a presidential democracy is separate from the other branches of government. True
Where does the leader of a parliamentary democracy first have to be a member of? legislature
How is the leader of South Africa chosen? Chosen from the leading political party with the most members.
True or False? If a government is unstable, the citizens will have less access to education and medicine. True
In a market economy, what is the main motive of a company/government? To make more money/profit
Which African mixed economy is leans more to a market economy, Kenya, Nigeria, or South Africa? South Africa
Why would a country place a tariff on items, rather than an embargo? A tariff would encourage buying of good produced in the country rather than ending trade.
Why do countries use a system to exchange currencies? The different currencies have different values.
What happens to the standard of living, if a country has a lower literacy rate? The standard of living will be lower.
Why do countries invest in human capital (education, healthcare)? To help improve the GDP.
If a country invests in capital goods (machinery, technology), what should happen to the GDP? Is should increase.
Can natural resources help the economy of a country? How? Yes, they have items to sell and trade.
What is an entrepreneur? Someone who starts a business or creates something new to sell.
Why do people not live in the mountain areas or desert areas? They are difficult to live or travel in.
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