Flashcards in ss unit 2 lesson 3 Deck (14)
break that has formed in the earth’s crust as a result of the movement of tectonic plates
grasslands located in regions with warm climates
a large plate of rock making up the outer crust of the earth.
What does the word "Africa" mean?
How much larger is sub-Saharan Africa than the United States?
about three times larger
What is the name of the zone that divides the Sahara from the grasslands?
Mt. Kilimanjaro, Africa's highest peak, lies in the ____.
The East African Rift is part of the ____.
Great Rift Valley
On which river is Livingstone Falls?
On which river is Victoria Falls?
What is the name of the region of the former nation of Kush?
Who drove the Kushites out of Egypt?
What is the modern name for the nation that was formerly called Axum?