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1 Applying map skills, page 394. (Please write question) Use the map on page 394 to answer the following questions. 1.What are the five largest cities in Nigeria? 2.Which four countries on the map are landlocked? 3.Which four countries have large uninhabited regions? 4.What is the population range of Dakar, Senegal? 5.Which city is bigger, Ogbomosho or N’djamena?

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3 oDescribe the land and climates found in Nigeria oExplain Nigeria’s economy oCompare Nigeria’s ethnic groups

4  Next quiz will be on Thursday, Febraury 7 th coverering Ch. 13, Section 1  Next Pride Break – February 8 th  Next Progress Report – February 13 th

5 Bell ringer Tic Tac Toe Chart – Economy of Nigeria Ch. 13 Vocabulary you should know… Tic Tac Toe Chart HWK – please read pages

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10 The largest country (in terms of population, 134 million) in _______ _______. (Q) (T)

11 Nigeria is one of the world’s major producing countries (T) Oil profits pay for , and Still, % of people live in poverty --- % of income comes from oil exports (T)

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13 Dusty wind from Sahara during Winter months (Q) The mineral Used to make aluminum Mineral salt Used in Fertilizers (T) Process by which Grasslands Change to desert Group of Houses surrounded by walls (Q) Broad grassland In the tropics With very few Trees (Q) (Q) Tropical trees Whose seeds are Used to make Chocolate & cocoa Small plot of land Where a farmer Grows only enough Food to feed his family Pages

14 Despite oil resources, most work as _______ … Most are ________ farmers, growing only enough food to feed their families farmers Some work on larger farms that produce _____ crops like…

15 1.What was the first colonial African country to gain its independence? 2.How many countries border Burkina Faso? 3.Cameroon is slightly larger than which state? 4.The Cote D’Ivoire is one of the world’s leading producers of what? 5.Which West African country is located entirely inside the country of Senegal? Please write questions (10); Planners on your table.

16 6)What is the capital of Sierra Leone? 7)The republic of Mali is a former colony of what European power? 8)What four countries border Nigeria? 9)Nigeria is twice the size of what U.S. state? 10)What are four products that farmers in Nigeria produce? Please write questions (10); Planners on your table.

17 oDescribe the land and climates found in Nigeria oExplain Nigeria’s economy oCompare Nigeria’s ethnic groups

18  Next quiz will be on Thursday, Febraury 7 th coverering Ch. 13, Section 1  Next Pride Break – February 8 th  Next Progress Report – February 13 th

19 Bell ringer Web Map – Geography of Nigeria Video – Countries of West Africa HWK – GR 13-1

20 Nigeria has a long ; covered with mangrove swamps (T)

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22 Nigeria’s coastline gives way to tropical

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26 Rainforest gives way to (grasslands) with few trees. (T)

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31 Finally, Nigeria highlands & appear.

32 One-third Christians Savannas President Silver French Mangrove Nok Food Oil (exports) Compound Harmattan 250 Africa Apartments 350 British Tropical rain forest Farmers Coastline 1400’s Enslaved labor Poverty Lagos Rainfall Asia City-States Muslims Gold Prime Minister One-fourth

33 Please place planner on your table; Write down 5 questions; Use passage on next slide to answer. 1.What is Mary Kingsley describing in this quote? (T) 2.What does Mary Kingsley means when she mentions “bush-ropes …. Coiled around”? (T) 3.According to Mary Kingsley, what was a result of the thick canopy? (T) 4.When was this piece written? 5.What do you think Mary Kingsley is describing when she writes “gray-white columns”?

34 “ Sometimes for hours we passed among thousands upon thousands of gray-white columns of uniform height (about feet); at the top of these the boughs branched out and interlaced among each other, forming a canopy or ceiling, which dimmed the light even of the equatorial sun to such an extent that no undergrowth could thrive in the gloom … From their far-away summits hung great bush- ropes … coiled round and intertwined among each other, until one could fancy one was looking on some mighty battle between armies of gigantic serpents.” – Mary Kingsley’s Travels in West Africa, 1893

35 oDescribe the land and climates found in Nigeria oExplain Nigeria’s economy oCompare Nigeria’s ethnic groups

36  Next quiz will be on Thursday, February 7 th on Ch. 13, Section 1  Valentine’s Day Dance on Thursday, February 7th  Next Pride Break – February 8 th  Next Progress Report – February 13 th

37 Bell ringer Time Line – History of Nigeria Ipads – Review for Ch. 13 quiz Weekly Discussion question Video – West African Countries HWK – Review for quiz

38 Earliest known people were -----(Q); lived in area from 500 B.C. to 200 A.D. Known as skilled and metal workers City states emerge; influences in north; traditional African in south

39 Europeans arrive in 1400’s; by 1880’s Africa is divided into Became a colony of England; in ---- Nigeria gained independence. Ethnic conflict led to civil war and instability. Free elections occurred in (Q)

40 40 % of Nigerians are Christian … 50 % of Nigerians are Muslim… (Q) 10 % practice traditional African religions

41 About 134 million people; most living along coast or near Kano Strong sense of belonging to group or extended family Over 250 ethnic groups in Nigeria (Hausa, Fulani, Yoruba and Ibo are big 4)

42 1.When was the first Great Mosque built? 2.What elements of the Great Mosque help keep the inside cool? 3.What led to the decline of Djenne? 4.In which direction does the Great Mosque face? 5.What happens each spring to the Great Mosque? Please read pg. 396, Making the Connections. When you finish, please write the following 5 questions / answer.

43 oDescribe the Sahel’s location and its history oExplain how people in the Sahel countries live oCompare the coastal countries, their history, and peoples.

44  Next quiz will be on Thursday, February 7 th on Ch. 13, Section 1  Valentine’s Day Dance on Thursday, February 7th  Next Pride Break – February 8 th  Next Progress Report – February 13 th

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46 Sahel countries 1. Countries are large; is small however 2. Most live in in southern areas of Sahel; near People in the Sahel 1. most people are growing grains 2. Others were such as Fulani and Tuareg Industries of Sahel 1. Mauritania exports include and iron ores 2. Mali  ; Niger  Uranium; Chad  petroleum Traditions 1. Most are and speak Arabic along with tribal 2. In larger cities is also spoken


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