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south Africa map list - Congo Rep. (Brazzaville), Central...

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Sub-Saharan Africa I. Physical geography . Be prepared to locate the following geographic features: Cape of Good Hope Lake Victoria Niger River Congo River Mt. Kilimanjaro 1 Somali Peninsula (Horn of Africa) II. Political geography . Location and boundaries of largest countries and those in the news. Also, the more important capital cities in this region, noted with an asterisk (*). Senegal* Sierra Leone Liberia Ivory Coast* (Côte ď Ivoire) Ghana* Burkina Faso Nigeria* Cameroon Dem. Rep. of Congo* (Kinshasa) Angola South Africa 2 * Botswana Zimbabwe* Zambia Mozambique Madagascar Malawi Tanzania 4 * Burundi Rwanda Uganda* Kenya* Somalia Djibouti Ethiopia* Some other countries you should locate, but will not be quizzed on, include: Guinea 3 , Togo, Benin, Gabon,
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Unformatted text preview: Congo Rep. (Brazzaville), Central African Rep., Namibia, Swaziland, Lesotho, Mauritius (I. east of Madagascar), and Eritrea. III. Economic and cultural geography . Also be prepared to locate the following: Lagos Cape Town Johannesburg Dar-es-Salaam NOTES: 1. Mt. Kilimanjaro is actually in Tanzania, though it is usually climbed from the Kenya side. (Mt. Kenya is in the middle of Kenya, about 200 miles north of the more famous Mt. Kilimanjaro.) 2. South Africa has two capitals: Pretoria and Cape Town. (Some people would say Johannesburg should be a third capital because the South African Supreme Court convenes there.) 3. Do not confuse Guinea, Equatorial Guinea, and Guinea-Bissau. 4. Dodoma, in central Tanzania, is the official capital, but Dar-es-Salaam is the administrative capital....
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This note was uploaded on 06/19/2010 for the course SIS INTL taught by Professor Keefe during the Fall '10 term at Pacific.

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