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In sub-Saharan Africa, less than 50% of the population has access to safe drinking water because of environmental pollution. How has this shortage of safe drinking water affected development in sub-Saharan Africa? Slowed economic growth
What affect does poor soil and deforestation have on land in Africa? Land is useless for farming and agriculture
In the Sahel, overgrazing and drought have resulted in a decrease in the grassland region. What is this process called? desertification
Why is the population of the Sahara low? Limited access to water
In Nigeria’s government, power is divided between central and regional authorities. This is an example of which government type? federal
All citizens participate equally in which type of government? democracy
What is a good or service produced in one country and then sold to people of another country? Export
What is a limit placed on the number of a good or service that can be imported? Quota
What is the market value of all goods and services that a country produces in a year? Gross Domestic Product
What is a trade barrier in which a country refuses to trade with another country? Embargo
What is it called when a country produces what it makes best? Specialization
What are the factories, machines, and technology that people use to make other goods called? Capital resources
What is a tax that is placed on goods coming into a country? Tariff
What are the skills and knowledge that make it possible for workers to earn a living called? Human capital
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