Kenya - By: Kaitlyn Kuder In East Africa. The Capital:...

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Click to edit Master subtitle style 5/11/09 Kenya By: Kaitlyn Kuder
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5/11/09 In East Africa… The Capital: Mombasa Kenya is surrounded by: l Indian Ocean (SE)
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5/11/09 A Little History Named for Mount Kenya - found in southeast of Kenya around the equator -the second tallest mountain on the continent A colony of Great Britain until December 12, 1963, when it became an independent country.
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5/11/09 Kenya’s Flag and It’s Meaning The center emblem is a Masai warrior’s shield and spears.
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5/11/09 Natural Resources The lowlands, located along the Indian Ocean, are in a thin strip that is 2 to 10 miles wide and then opens up to 100 miles just above the Tana River. There are upland plateau areas: the Yatta Plateau, the Kenya Highlands, the Great Rift Valley, and the Lake Victoria Basin.
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5/11/09 Kenya’s Soil ¾ of Kenya is covered in sand-like soil. because of the dry climate, this soil is not suitable to harvest crops. The only soils rich enough to harvest are in the Lake Victoria Basin and
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5/11/09 Kenya’s Climate Coast * Equatorial -high humidity - small temperature range -average temperature is 80 degrees Farenheit Inland& Semi-arid -desert-like
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