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