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Rural

characteristic of the countryside rather than the town.

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Urban

characteristic of a town or city.

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Physical geography

the branch of geography dealing with natural features.

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Human geography

the branch of geography dealing with how human activity affects or is influenced by the earth's surface.

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Where in Africa is the country of Sudan located

North-eastern Africa, south of Egypt, bordering the Red Sea, between Egypt and Eritrea.

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Where in Africa is the country of Botswana located

In the centre of Southern Africa

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Where in Africa is the country Egypt located

Egypt is located in northeastern Africa. It is bordered by the Mediterranean Sea and the Red Sea, Libya to the west, Sudan to the south, Israel and the Gaza strip to the east.

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Where in Africa is the country Libya located

Libya is located in North Africa. Most of the country lies in the Sahara desert

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Where in Africa is the country Ethiopia located?

Ethiopia is a landlocked country on the Horn of Africa, in the east of the continent. It is bordered by Djibouti, Eritrea, Kenya, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan, and Somaliland (Somalia).

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Where in Africa is the country Nigeria located?

Nigeria is located in the south east of West Africa and is bordered by Benin, Cameroon, Chad, and Niger,

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Where in Africa is the country Mauritania located?

Mauritania is on the Atlantic coast of Africa.

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Where in Africa is the country Tanzania located?

Tanzania is located in East Africa and is bordered by the Indian Ocean and eight countries: Kenya, Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi, Democratic Republic of Congo, Zambia, Malawi, and Mozambique.

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Where in Africa is the country Angola located?

Angola is located on the western coast of southern Africa. It is bordered by the Atlantic Ocean in west, Namibia in south, the Democratic Republic of the Congo (former Zaire) in north, and Zambia in the east.

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Environment

The natural or physical surroundings where people, plants and animals live

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Landscape

The scenery of what a place looks like

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Location

Where a place is

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Political Maps

A map which shows countries, their borders and main cities

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pollution

noise, dirt and other harmful substances produced by people and machines which spoil an area

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Source

The beginning of a river in the mountains