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History
Why did the institution of slavery develop in Africa? a. Africa had too many people b. Slaves were valued as goods to be sold and traded c. European traders introduced slavery to West Africa d. Africa had an excess of land and a shortage of labor A
February 20, 2009 by Bella

history
Why did the institution of slavery develop in Africa? a. Africa had too many people b. Slaves were valued as goods to be sold and traded c. European traders introduced slavery to West Africa d. Africa had an excess of land and a shortage of labor i know its not A . its either ...
February 22, 2009 by Bella

History
Ms Sue, I am sorry to be a bother again. The websites u sent me are pretty good; however, they focus mainly on Africa in itself and do not focus on WEST AFRICA>>>>> if they do focus on WEST AFRICA its always ECOWAS>>>>> do u or your colleagues ...
March 24, 2008 by Joyelle

geography
Can you check my answers please? 1.In what hemispheres is Africa located? Northern, Southern, Eastern, and Western 2. What is the easternmost state in the 48 contiguous states? Maine 3. What is the capital of the southernmost country in Africa? Pretoria, South Africa 4. How ...
October 21, 2012 by Reed

MICRO ECONOMICS
You have been allocated an investment budget of $100 million U.S. You are to make a strategic assessment of the microeconomic strengths and weaknesses of the industry in South africa in REFREIGRATORS & FREEZERS as a potential location for this new capital investment. An your ...
March 3, 2007 by AKHIL

science
India : Duck Australia : Duck South Africa : Duck, Goose Africa : Duck Cat Antarctica: Duck Goose If scientist wanted to argue that South Africa, Africa, and Antarctica was once connected, which animals would they use to determine that? Would it be just Goose and Cat? Since ...
April 1, 2009 by Chopsticks

Snakeheads (fish), africa?
Are rainbow snakeheads legal in south africa? Feel free to do some research. Btw snakeheads are a type of fish native to africa and south asia.
August 17, 2008 by Anonymous

Science help
India : Duck Australia : Duck South Africa : Duck, Goose Africa : Duck Cat Antarctica: Duck Goose cat If scientist wanted to argue that South Africa, Africa, and Antarctica was once connected, which animals would they use to determine that? Would it be just Goose and Cat? ...
April 1, 2009 by Chopsticks

Social Studies
What factors may contribute to the differences in GDP per capita in the areas of the world in places like Europe which is high compared to Africa which is low? I know that the United States and Europe are more technologically advanced than Africa. I also know that economically...
February 6, 2011 by James

history of africa
how did geography help or hinder the process of migration from middle east to africa
September 29, 2010 by ronald

english
the second-longest river in africa is the congo is in africa an adjective or an adverb phrase
November 15, 2011 by Anonymous

Geography
18. Which sentence below is a cause-effect statement? a. Nigerian students and workers often protested during the structural adjustment period b. One of the surprising facts about West Africa is that the Sahara was not always a desert c. Because of their location, the coastal ...
March 19, 2010 by y912f

World History
Where did the earliest Africa kingdoms develop ? I think they developed at North-East Africa ?
March 2, 2012 by ciara

Social Studies
Why did Europeans first become interested in Africa? Why Africa, of all places? I'm getting nowhere with this question.
October 16, 2007 by Eve

World cultures
What are the five main regions of Africa? I looked it up but, all of them say south, north, central, west, and east Africa
February 21, 2011 by Valeria

check geo
the kalahari desert locaterd in: A)north africa B)southwest asia C)southern africa D)east africa my choose is c africa today has the highest ____ in the world. a)infant mortality and lowest life expectancy B)life expectancy and lowest infant mortality rates c)life expectancy ...
September 10, 2009 by henry

Geography/History
I'm doing an alternate test on Sub-Saharan Africa, and Africa. I cant find all the answers in the book, and i can't find a good website. Can someone help me find a good website for Sub-Saharan Africa?
March 9, 2011 by Kaitlin

Africa
what is a key technological that began around 500 bce?in the sub saharan africa? a.yam civilization b.iron smelting c.writing d.monumental archetecture plaese help- playing a world game with my sis!
October 30, 2011 by danna

World History
Is it true that the location back then is different compared on modern-day maps?...like for example..what central africa back then was north or western africa..
November 13, 2007 by Leslie

world civilizations
Regarding trade and social change in Africa, which statement is true? A. The West Africa Squadron succeeded in obstructing about 30 percent of the African slave trade. B. The most important development in West Arica before European conquest was reliance on exporting salt. C. ...
January 15, 2014 by Tori

history
Explain how geography "controlled" early African history. Discuss the specific cases of Ghana, North Africa, the East African littoral, and southern Africa.
June 5, 2011 by cire

history
What problems did South Africa face in its transition to demacracy? What have been the magor achievments and problems in the new South Africa?
March 14, 2010 by Sara

World history
Is Ghana and Mali and nearby countries considered central Africa? Since today it is on a modern map..it is located northwest...but back then..was it considered central africa?
November 12, 2007 by anonymous

spanish
Which African country has Spanish as an official language? I dont know if it is correct but isnt it Equatorial Guinea. I am not sure That would be correct. You most have a diffrent spanish class. You bet. I eaven a have a weird school. Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework ...
March 31, 2007 by sally

social studies
Why do people MOST LIKELY live in Central and Eastern Africa than in Northern Africa? a. human civilization began there b. trade routes support larger settlements c. more water sources sustain life d. the Europeans colonized these regions first c?
September 27, 2013 by Anonymous

worldhistory
What were two important trade goods in west Africa during The Middle Kingdom Slaves were traded with European countries and with the Americas. Salt was an important trade item inside Africa.
November 30, 2006 by paris

Life orientation
Identify one evironmental or human factor that causes ill health, accidents and disasters in south africa? *in 10-15 lines critically discuss 5 ways in which the human or environmental problem impacts in south africa.
May 4, 2011 by kabelo

Social Studies
Which culture carried the knowledge of iron tools across Southern Africa? A. Nubians B. Arabs C. Bantu D. Europeans C Which group of foreign traders first became involved in Eastern Africa's slave trade? A. Arabs B. British C. Dutch D. Portuguese D
October 11, 2013 by Anonymous

History
1. Malayan traders and settlers: A. brought oranges and rayon to East Asia. B. may have introduced yams and bananas to Africa. C. were the first Khoisan speakers in southern Africa. D. composed just under half of the population of Zanj. im confused between A and B 2. In ...
January 25, 2014 by Any

world history
what is the distance the Chinese explorers taveleed to reach the eastern coast of Africa. And how does it compare to Prine Henry's? You can work that out from this site. www.worldatlas.com/ Figure the distance from China to Africa, then figure the distance from Portugal.
December 2, 2006 by danielle

AIDS in Africa
What is the current state of AIDS in Africa?
May 2, 2008 by MARY

facts in africa
Why is it that more boys than girls go to school in Africa? It says that for every 100 boys there are 83 girls enrolled in school. Why so few?
June 1, 2009 by Help!

Social Studies
To help me answer these questions you need to go to Google and search European Imperialism in Africa and then go to images 1.What two European countries had the most colonized land in Africa French and British 2.What country controlled Egypt British 3.What country controlled ...
April 10, 2013 by Jerald

health- malaria
Can someone help me find a some malaria organizations in the united states that go into places like africa and do more than just give money. im looking for something along the lines of people that go into africa and educate the people about malaria, etc.
September 28, 2011 by kelli

social studies
What where the people in north africa like, what was their surroundings like Since this is not my area of expertise, I searched Google under the key words "North Africa people" to get these possible sources: http://www.africaguide.com/culture/index.htm http://www....
January 25, 2007 by jasmine

Physics for life scince
The population of Singapore is 4987600 people. The territory of Singapore is 710.2 km^2. the population of South Africa is 2171000people, while its territtory is 824292. Estimate the population densities of Singapore and South Africa.
March 23, 2010 by Simeon

africa
How does africa's mineral wealth effect the economy? The mineral wealth is the only thing that attracts investment. Without investment, the economy is at a standstill. Political and social instability is making that investment very risky.
February 9, 2007 by carly

biology
The frequency of the sickle cell disease in parts of Central Africa is as high as 10 percent compared to a frequency of .5 percent in the US. Use the percentages for the Central Africa population and the US population to calculate the frequency of the heterozygous and ...
February 27, 2013 by Sarah

english
Can anyone tell me what the thesis statement is in this article. I am having a hard time finding it. CNN) -- In coming to grips with AIDS, the worst health calamity since the Middle Ages and one likely to be the worst ever, consideration inevitably turns to the numbers. ...
August 25, 2008 by Anonymous

world geography
i need the answers to Geography Essentials, Europe, And Russia And Its Neighbors and East Asia And Southeast Asia and South Asia, Northern Africa, And Southwestern Asia Sub-saharan Africa, Australia,oceania, And Antartica Latin America And North America i studied and i didnt ...
December 26, 2011 by Daniel

english
Can you identify the thesis statement here please, thanks: AIDS in Africa: Dying by the numbers 'We used to think of AIDS as a health issue; we were wrong' A man cares for his grandson, orphaned by AIDS, in a suburb of the eastern Zambia town of Chipata (CNN) -- In coming to ...
May 26, 2008 by Brandon

Physical Anthropology
According to the multiregional evolution model- A. anatomically modern H. sapiens originated exclusively in Africa B. modern H. sapiens are a separate species from Neanderthals C. some local populations of archaic H. sapiens in Europe, Asia, and Africa contributed to the ...
March 13, 2012 by Taylor

world history
Can you check my answer? Question: What was the political system like in most parts of Africa [Ashanti and Ibo are good examples] Answer: In most parts of Africa the political system had no ruler to control the villagers so the citizens made their own decisions.
September 17, 2009 by Carrie

algebra
In 1990, the population of Africa was 643 million and by 2000 it had grown to 813 million. a.) Use the exponential growth model A=A0 e^kt, in which t is the number of years after 1990, to find the exponential growth function that models the data. b.) By which year will Africa ...
April 13, 2014 by Kim

SS10
i need your help! my teacher asked us to write an one page paragraph on this statement: as canadians we are responsible for the blood diamond in africa because as a wealthy nation we provide the market for the diamonds...to wear on our fingers and around our neck and so we ...
May 7, 2009 by T.M.L.

Global History
What do these terms mean in ancient African civilizations and why were they important? -rites of passage -age set systems -triangle trade -middle passage What were the impacts of the slave trade on Africa? What are some similarities between the various African kingdoms? What ...
October 13, 2011 by Manuela

WRITEACHER
In South Africa the baboons not only annoy farmers by raiding cornfields but also chicken coops. Rewritten: In South Africa the baboons not only annoy farmers by raiding cornfields but also annoy chicken coops. Hmmm! "In South Africa, the baboons annoy farmers by raiding ...
October 19, 2006 by anonymous

Science
The fit of the coastlines of which of the following continents led people to suggest that the continents had drifted over time? a. North and South America b. North America and Africa c. South America and Africa d. Europe and North America
February 10, 2009 by Angie

Geography
The people of Africa vary greatly across the continent. Thousands of different ethnic groups occupy this vast continent. In two or three well-developed paragraphs, suggest two ways in which ethnic groups can differ from one another besides language. Use specific examples of ...
February 10, 2011 by Lulu

english
Can someone please help me identify the thesis statement in this article? CNN) -- In coming to grips with AIDS, the worst health calamity since the Middle Ages and one likely to be the worst ever, consideration inevitably turns to the numbers. According to estimates from ...
May 26, 2008 by Brandon

English
I urgently need you to revise this short summary. Thank you. 1) Robinson travelled twice two Africa. On his first voyage to Africa they were caught in a storm but they eventually saw a boat, jumped onto it and saved their lives. 2) On his second voyage he was captured by ...
February 1, 2012 by Henry2

English
1. She pecked at the ground and found the first seed. (the hen = she) 2. Look at the rooster. He pecked at the ground and found the first seed. (Do I have to use 'He' in this sentence?) 2-1. Look at the chick. It pecked at the ground..... (Do I have to use 'it' here?) 2-2. She...
March 5, 2009 by John

SS
The political movement that brought Africans together in the 1950s was known as ________. a. imperialism b. salt trade c. colonialism d. Pan-Africanism Enslaved Africans from West Africa traveled across the Atlantic Ocean to European Colonies in the Americas by way of the ...
September 29, 2013 by A

English
I tried to correct the wrong sentences myself. Please, tell me if everything is ok. 1) Then, Marlow went into the broken-down hut and found an old book about seamanship with notes written in code. 2) He came to Africa with the intention of civilizating the natives. He had a ...
October 6, 2010 by Franco

SOCIAL STUDIES
WHICH OF THE FOLLOWING STATEMENTS SUPPORTED BY THE INFORMATION IN THE MAP 1] AUSTRASLIA IS SELF-SUPPORTING IN OIL.2]AFRICA TRADES OIL ONLY WITH SOUTH AMRICA.3] THE SOVIET UNION HAS TRADE ROUTES WITH EVERY MAJOR CONTINENT.4] ALL OF THE MAJOR CONTINENTS HAVE CRUDE OIL RESERVERS ...
November 14, 2012 by stephanie

World History
Where can I find maps on the diffusion of diseases in the time period 1450-1750? I need diffusion maps on Syphilis and Hepatitis from Americas to Europe, Syphilis from Europe to Africa, and Malaria and Yellow Fever from Africa to Americas. Also, I need info on the population ...
December 3, 2007 by Anonymous

social studies
child labor in africa anything baout it! pleae help its due monday! http://www.google.com/search?q=africa+child+labor&rls=com.microsoft:en-us:IE-SearchBox&ie=UTF-8&oe=UTF-8&sourceid=ie7&rlz=1I7SUNA
February 10, 2007 by dorsey

social studies
which of the following statements is supported by the information in the map? ONE) australia is self-supporting in oil two)Africa trades oil only with south America.three)the soviet Union has trade routes with every major continent. four) all of the major continents have crude...
November 16, 2012 by nadia

Pysical Features
Can you give me a breif 2 page summary of all the physical features of Africa Kelly , we don't do your homework for you. Here are sites that will give you good information. http://library.thinkquest.org/16645/overview.shtml http://www.mapsofworld.com/physical-map/africa.htm
January 14, 2007 by Kelly

check geo
when ___ the african slave trade greatly increased. a)AFRICANS BEGAN TO SHIP slaves to europe B)europeans needed more workers in the americas C)isalmic traders replaced europeans traders in western africa D)africans took arabs across the sahara. my choose is b the earliset ...
September 10, 2009 by henry

WG
i all ready did my work and i want to see if i got them right..... 1.what does a small blackened dot usually represent? Cities or towns. 2.which state contains the name of a country bordering united states? Canada. 3.what is the name given to the half of the earth that ...
January 22, 2009 by hellen

Geography
6. Which of the following statements is NOT true? a. the Nile River is a major transportation route across southern Africa b. the central plateau produces many cataracts in African rivers. c. Africa's rivers can be used for hydroelectric power d. because of terrain, some ...
October 22, 2009 by mysterychicken

US History
45. The British government decided to tax the American colonies a. to pay off war debts b. to teach the colonists a lesson c. to increase the standard of living in Britain d. to finance westward expansion A? 46. Union victories at Vicksburg and Port Hudson a. offset the loss ...
October 20, 2010 by mysterychicken

Geography
5. Great cultural diversity exists in African countries, especially those a. with small populations b. located along the northern coast c. located south of the Sahara d. that were independent in 1914 C? 6. Which of the following statements is NOT true? a. the Nile river is a ...
October 30, 2009 by mysterychicken

Life Orientation
Hi I am a matric learner and I am having trouble with an lo portfolio assignment. it is about environmental issues and im stuck. I need to identify and describe 3 environmental health hazards that cause ill health, accidents, crisis and disasters within my community or any ...
May 1, 2013 by Ashley

history
Which of the following is not a reason there was a rowing spirit of nationalism in africa foloowing world war 2? A. African soliders who had fought parts of the world returned home disturbed by africas discrimination. B. Workers in war time defense industrys went on strike ...
January 6, 2012 by sarah

geography
Can you check my answers please? 1. Which continents do not cross the equator? North America, Europe, Australia, and Antarctica 2. What two parallels form the boundaries of the "tropics" or low latitudes? The 23 degree 50 N line and the 23 degree 50 S line 3. Which has sunrise...
October 21, 2012 by Reed

social studies
During the age of imperialism, European nations genuinely believed that their civilization was superior to those of Africa and Asia. Their goal was to bring the benefits of their civilization to the indigenous people in these areas. However, people in Africa and Asia had a ...
January 27, 2012 by anonymous

check geo
during the 1800s europeans seeking raw materials and a market for goods A)chose to colonize australia instead of africa B)set up trading posts but did not interfere in african politics C)colonized the entire region except for liberia and ethopia D)focused entirely on the spice...
September 10, 2009 by henry

English
1. Paste the wall with paper. (Is this sentence correct?) 2. The nurse mixed him a bottle of medicine. 3. The nurse mixed a bottle of medicine for him. (Are both grammatical?) 4. The Sahara desert stretches across North Africa. 5. The Sahara desert stretches across Northern ...
April 13, 2011 by rfvv

English
Can you please check these sentences grammatically? Thank you very much 1) Kurtz was torn between his desire to bring the light of white civilization to Africa and his boundless will-to-power and inordinate pride. 2) In the end, however, Kurtz had the courage to look into ...
September 19, 2010 by Franco

History
1. Which of the following is a correct statement about Swahili? A. It was a culture reflecting a mixture of Indian and African influences. B. As a language, it employed Bantu grammar and Arabic linguistic terms. C. The term derives from the Arab word for “jungle.” D. It was ...
January 25, 2014 by Any

to writeacher
In South Africa the baboons not only annoy farmers by raiding cornfields but also chicken coops. Rewritten: In South Africa the baboons not only annoy farmers by raiding cornfields but also annoy chicken coops. Hmmm! "In South Africa, the baboons annoy farmers by raiding ...
October 19, 2006 by anonymous

Japanese (extramural: linguistics/culture/history)
Hallo, my name is Joshua. I'm currently doing my matric in south africa, which is most unfortunate, because south africa doesn't have much to offer in terms of "foreign languages/culture." (Moving to england in a month. Perhaps it has more to offer^^) I am very much interested...
November 3, 2007 by Joshua

history
What kind of leader was Joesph Mobutu? You can read about this dictator in these sites and decide for yourself the type of leader he was. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mobutu_Sese_Seko http://www.bbc.co.uk/worldservice/africa/features/storyofafrica/14chapter7.shtml http://www....
August 19, 2007 by Cassie

History
1. Outside of Europe, the major scenes of battle in the Seven Years War were: A. North America and Africa. B. Central America and India. C. India and North America. D. Latin America and Africa. is it C 2. Which of the following statements is an accurate depiction of the nature...
February 10, 2014 by Any

english - new
How does the author of Aids in Africa: Dying by the numbers organize information to build his argument? Does he includes any counteragument? Why or why not? What kinds of statistics, graphs, or illustrations does the author include? In what ways do these visuals strenthen the ...
April 30, 2008 by rose- Ms. Sue

Africa
What ir irrigation agriculture?
June 21, 2011 by Ofor

Geography
How did the Europeans get to Africa ?
December 11, 2013 by John Dosley

Geography
How did the Europeans get to Africa ?
December 11, 2013 by John Dosley

word problem(algebra)
in 2001,there were g white storks migrating fron europe to africa in winter.The next year, only half of the white storks made the journey to africa.in 2003,the number of migrating white storks decreased by another 45. (a) find the number of white storks that migrated in 2003 ...
September 25, 2011 by kimi

geography
Which sentence below is a cause-effect statement? Nigerian students and workers often protested during the structural adjustment period. One of the surprising facts about West Africa is that the Sahara was not always a desert. Because of their location, the coastal countries ...
February 1, 2010 by EMH

Geography
17. Why have the people of West Africa started to work at the local level to help their economies? a. They have learned that their governments alone can do little to improve economic conditions b. Foreign countries have stopped all economic aid to West Africa c. One-man rule ...
March 19, 2010 by y912f

world history
Movement in Africa?
October 3, 2008 by Ilissa

history
Border disputes in Africa?
May 18, 2010 by Taylor

Africa
what area is the continent of afica
May 29, 2010 by caitlyn bailey

Africa
What is a deep trench in the earth
February 9, 2011 by Anonymous

geography(africa)
which is not a direct rule?
February 15, 2012 by anali

check geo
the population of africa south of sahara A)is unevenly distributed because of political borders B)is evenly distrubuted throughout the region C)is unevenly because of european coloization distrubuted because of land and climate D)is evenly distrubuted european coloization my ...
September 10, 2009 by henry

social
Which of these were the two great West African trading kingdoms that arose between 1200 and 1400? a- Zimbabwe and Mali b- Mali and Swahili c- Songhai and Zimbabwe d- Mali and Sonhai Please check this site for the answer. http://regentsprep.org/Regents/global/themes/goldenages/...
April 20, 2007 by Anonymous

English
Africa was one of the sites where agriculture began. Archaeological investigations suggest that knowledge of cultivation moved west from the ancient Judaea (southern Palestine) and arrived in the Nile Delta in Egypt about the fifth millennium before Christ. Settled agriculture...
March 14, 2013 by Amy

government
what are 5 problems africa suffers from and their causes
January 6, 2009 by lila

Africa
What were the problems of colonization in Sierra Leone?
May 16, 2010 by AL 92

Social Studies
What are the five themes of geography for Africa?
September 29, 2007 by Haley

History
Pastoral Economy-Communities in Asia &Africa
June 11, 2008 by Piyush

georgraphy
which country in africa is larger algeria or egypt
September 8, 2008 by tyler

Global Issu
How has the disease impacted society in africa?
September 18, 2008 by Anonymous

10th grade
Are there any sounds-a body of water- in Africa?
October 24, 2008 by sally

Social Studies
Why was Africa an important trading center?
October 5, 2009 by Laruen

geography
If it is summer in Africa whatis it saudi arabia?HELP!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
October 17, 2011 by Michelle

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