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Unformatted text preview: I. Geography of Africa A) Geography-European Countries go to Africa to get resources-The Rapping of Africa B) 3 different Environments- 1 st type- Tropical rainforest- 10 degrees above or below the equator-A lot of rainfall, lush vegetation, coconuts, African mahogany woods, ebony woods, palm trees with oil palm- they use t make soap and wine- 2 nd type- the Savannah- The tropical rain forest and the dessert-Its partly surrounded by a lot of grass-Baobab tree- about 35 feet tall, water is stored in the trees for people purposes- In the past guns were left for revolutionary war-(Water at the bottom grass at top)- 3 rd type- Topical dessert zone- also known as the Savannah-1,000 miles North - South-3,000 miles East West- The driest dessert in the world-May get up to 10 inches of rain a year-Timber I found- a lot C) Ecological limits- As the dessert spreads it creates inhabitable land- people can not live or survive there- A lot of people are moving around- European and American penetration...
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- Fall '11