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What ocean is on the west side of Africa? Atlantic
What ocean is southeast of Africa? Indian
Africa is the _________ continent in terms of land area and in population. 2nd largest
What connects the Red Sea and Mediterranean Sea? Suez Canal
The is Africa's longest river in the world. Nile
These mountains stretch across Northwestern Africa for 1600 miles. Atlas
This is the highest mountain in Africa. Mt. Kilimanjaro
This is the largest hot desert in the world. Sahara
This desert supports more plants and animals than any true desert. Kalahari
This desert is the world's driest region. Namib
A_______________ is a grassland ecosystem with trees that are spread apart far enough to allow light to reach the ground savanna
_______ is the fourth largest island in the world. Madagascar
Lake ________________is Africa’s largest lake by surface area and is the largest tropical lake in the world. Victoria
Lake ____________is both the second deepest freshwater lake in the world and the second largest lake in the world by volume. Tanganyika
Africa has _____ independent countries. 54
Many countries have a _________ form of government. democratic (republics)
True or False: Africa is rich in natural resources, but it remains the world’s poorest and most underdeveloped continent True
True or False: The World Bank identifies Africa as the world’s richest inhabited continent False (poorest)
____ is the largest religion in Africa followed by Christianity. Islam
These are popular sports in Africa. cricket, rugby, soccer
______________ is the oldest and largest of the Wonders of the Ancient World and is the only wonder still intact . The Great Pyramid of Giza
Africa has the largest number of _______ (large or giant animal) species of any continent. megafauna
The ________ is a geographical region in Tanzania and Kenya. It is home to the largest terrestrial mammal migration in the world. Serengeti ecosystem
South Africa has ____ capitals. 3
The capital of Egypt is ____. Cairo
The capital of Nigeria is ____. Abuja
The capital of Madagascar is __. Antananarivo
There are roughly ____ languages spoken in Africa. 2,000
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