Study for Africa Test

Test is Thursday, December 10th

Africa Common Assessment Study Guide

Key Terms / Concepts to Review

Africa’s natural resources
Use a map and key to answer questions

Know why Northern Africa and South Africa have the highest GDP

Culture and History:
Slavery/Triangle Trade

Discrimination in South Africa



Economy / Government:
Developing country

Literacy rate

G.D.P. (and factors that influence it)
Developed country

Life expectancy

Reading Strategies:
Primary vs. Secondary Sources Summarizing
Order of Events / Sequencing

Identifying central or main ideas of a passage

Loaded Language

Skills (Things you should be able to do)
-Use a visual to help you answer questions (analyzing pictures for subtle messages)
-Multiple choice questioning techniques (choosing best answer – elimination techniques, etc.)