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  • 1. South Africa
  • 2. Remember… Africa is a CONTINENT South Africa is a COUNTRY
  • 3. South Africa has 3 capital cities Cape Town Legislature (Where laws are made)
  • 4. Pretoria Executive (Where the country is run)
  • 5. Bloemfontein Judiciary (Where people go to court)
  • 6. Other citiesJohannesburg – the biggest city in the country with the most people.
  • 7. 8 Million people live in Johannesburg
  • 8. Johannesburg
  • 9. Durban – famous for it’s great beaches
  • 10. Durban Beach
  • 11. LandmarksTable Mountain – Cape Town
  • 12. Table Mountain
  • 13. Clifton Beach, Cape Town
  • 14. Kruger National Park
  • 15. Kruger National Park
  • 16. Sun City
  • 17. Sun City
  • 18. Nelson Mandela Bridge - Johannesburg
  • 19. Nelson Mandela Square - Johannesburg
  • 20. Famous South AfricansNelson Mandela• First democratic president of South Africa• Nobel Peace Prize winner• He is a symbol of peace and forgiveness all over the world
  • 21. Charlize Theron• Hollywood actress• Won the best actress Oscar in 2004• Model for Dior
  • 22. Dr. Christiaan Barnard• Performed the firstever human hearttransplant.
  • 23. Archbishop Desmond Tutu• Nobel Peace Prize Winner• Human Rights Activist
  • 24. ?
  • 25. Oscar Pistorius• Oscar Pistorius is a sprint runner.• Pistorius has double below-knee amputations, but still competes in the Olympic Games
  • 26. South African peopleMany people call South Africa the rainbow nation
  • 27. That’s because there are manydifferent types of people of manydifferent colours that live in South Africa
  • 28. Black / African
  • 29. White / Caucasian
  • 30. IndianFormer Miss SouthAfrica and Miss Universe – Tatum Keshwar
  • 31. Mixed race
  • 32. South African race groups:Race Black White Mixed Indian/AsianPercentage 60% 20% 15% 5% South Africans line up to vote in an election
  • 33. South African Languages
  • 34. English“Hello”
  • 35. Afrikaans“Goeie Dag”
  • 36. Zulu“Sawubona”
  • 37. Xhosa“Molo”
  • 38. But everyone usually says… (How’s it going?)
  • 39. Most South Africans are multilingual They can speak many languages!The most widely known language in South Africa is ENGLISH
  • 40. Sports in South AfricaSouth Africans are very passionate about sports!
  • 41. RugbyThe South African rugby team is called the Springboks
  • 42. Rugby They are a great team!They won the 1995 World Cup and they are the current World Cup champions!
  • 43. SoccerThe South African soccer team is called Bafana Bafana, which means “boys, boys”.
  • 44. SoccerIn 2010, South Africa hosted the FIFA soccer world cup
  • 45. SoccerEveryone in the world was introduced to the famous VUVUZELA!
  • 46. CricketThe South African cricket team is called the Proteas
  • 47. CricketThe Proteas are the best cricket team in the world and won the 2011 Cricket World Cup!
  • 48. Other Sports in South AfricaField HockeyGolfHorse RacingYacht RacingTrack and FieldBallroom dancing
  • 49. South African sports fans
  • 50. South African FoodBoerewors – spicy sausage
  • 51. Pap – mielie meal
  • 52. Bunny chow – bread loaf filled with… well… whatever you want!
  • 53. KoeksustersKoeksusters are so delicious, theyeven have their own monument!
  • 54. Biltong – dried meat• Beef• Kudu• Ostrich• … even chicken!
  • 55. Rumours you might have heard about South AfricaSouth Africans keep wild animals as pets in their gardens
  • 56. FALSE!All wild animals are kept in big national parks away from people’s homes
  • 57. It’s always hot and humid in South Africa
  • 58. FALSE! Depending on where you are, South African weather is usually mild.Summer: 20 – 35 degrees celsius(hotter in some places)Winter: -8 – 15 degrees celsius(colder in some places)
  • 59. Remember…South Africans are known for being very friendly people, so if you want to know anything about South Africa, just ask!