South Africa
Land
Land• Borders both the (1) ATLANTIC and Indian  Ocean
Land• Borders both the (1) ATLANTIC and Indian  Ocean• Cape of Good Hope is the most (2)  SOUTHERN point on the continent
Land• Borders both the (1) ATLANTIC and Indian  Ocean• Cape of Good Hope is the most (2)  SOUTHERN point on the continent•...
Economy
Economy• Has a lot of (4) NATURAL RESOURCES,  including diamonds, minerals, and gold
Economy• Has a lot of (4) NATURAL RESOURCES,  including diamonds, minerals, and gold• Most (5) INDUSTRIALIZED country in  ...
Economy• Has a lot of (4) NATURAL RESOURCES,  including diamonds, minerals, and gold• Most (5) INDUSTRIALIZED country in  ...
Economy• Has a lot of (4) NATURAL RESOURCES,  including diamonds, minerals, and gold• Most (5) INDUSTRIALIZED country in  ...
History
History• 1600’s: Dutch (known as the (6) BOERS) settle in  South Africa
History• 1600’s: Dutch (known as the (6) BOERS) settle in  South Africa • Germans, Belgians, and French joined them
History• 1600’s: Dutch (known as the (6) BOERS) settle in  South Africa • Germans, Belgians, and French joined them • Spok...
History• 1600’s: Dutch (known as the (6) BOERS) settle in  South Africa • Germans, Belgians, and French joined them • Spok...
History• 1600’s: Dutch (known as the (6) BOERS) settle in  South Africa  • Germans, Belgians, and French joined them  • Sp...
History• 1600’s: Dutch (known as the (6) BOERS) settle in  South Africa  • Germans, Belgians, and French joined them  • Sp...
History
History• 1912: African National Congress founded by black  South Africans
History• 1912: African National Congress founded by black  South Africans• 1948: (8) APARTHEID starts
History• 1912: African National Congress founded by black  South Africans• 1948: (8) APARTHEID starts • Races laws that gr...
History• 1912: African National Congress founded by black  South Africans• 1948: (8) APARTHEID starts • Races laws that gr...
History• 1912: African National Congress founded by black  South Africans• 1948: (8) APARTHEID starts • Races laws that gr...
History• 1912: African National Congress founded by black  South Africans• 1948: (8) APARTHEID starts • Races laws that gr...
People
People• (10) 44 million people
People• (10) 44 million people• 78% (11) BLACK
People• (10) 44 million people• 78% (11) BLACK• 3 largest ethnic groups: (12) ZULU, Sotho, and  Xhosa
People• (10) 44 million people• 78% (11) BLACK• 3 largest ethnic groups: (12) ZULU, Sotho, and  Xhosa• 11 official languages
People• (10) 44 million people• 78% (11) BLACK• 3 largest ethnic groups: (12) ZULU, Sotho, and  Xhosa• 11 official language...
People• (10) 44 million people• 78% (11) BLACK• 3 largest ethnic groups: (12) ZULU, Sotho, and  Xhosa• 11 official language...
People• (10) 44 million people• 78% (11) BLACK• 3 largest ethnic groups: (12) ZULU, Sotho, and  Xhosa• 11 official language...
Did you know?• Home to many species of animal including  hippos, lions, penguins, great white sharks,  giraffe, mongoose, ...
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  • South Africa

    1. 1. South Africa
    2. 2. Land
    3. 3. Land• Borders both the (1) ATLANTIC and Indian Ocean
    4. 4. Land• Borders both the (1) ATLANTIC and Indian Ocean• Cape of Good Hope is the most (2) SOUTHERN point on the continent
    5. 5. Land• Borders both the (1) ATLANTIC and Indian Ocean• Cape of Good Hope is the most (2) SOUTHERN point on the continent• There are several mountain ranges, including the (3) DRAKENSBERG Range
    6. 6. Economy
    7. 7. Economy• Has a lot of (4) NATURAL RESOURCES, including diamonds, minerals, and gold
    8. 8. Economy• Has a lot of (4) NATURAL RESOURCES, including diamonds, minerals, and gold• Most (5) INDUSTRIALIZED country in Africa
    9. 9. Economy• Has a lot of (4) NATURAL RESOURCES, including diamonds, minerals, and gold• Most (5) INDUSTRIALIZED country in Africa• Agriculture and ranching produce a lot of food
    10. 10. Economy• Has a lot of (4) NATURAL RESOURCES, including diamonds, minerals, and gold• Most (5) INDUSTRIALIZED country in Africa• Agriculture and ranching produce a lot of food• In rural areas, people are poor and work on subsistence farms
    11. 11. History
    12. 12. History• 1600’s: Dutch (known as the (6) BOERS) settle in South Africa
    13. 13. History• 1600’s: Dutch (known as the (6) BOERS) settle in South Africa • Germans, Belgians, and French joined them
    14. 14. History• 1600’s: Dutch (known as the (6) BOERS) settle in South Africa • Germans, Belgians, and French joined them • Spoke (7) AFRIKAANS
    15. 15. History• 1600’s: Dutch (known as the (6) BOERS) settle in South Africa • Germans, Belgians, and French joined them • Spoke (7) AFRIKAANS • Took the best land
    16. 16. History• 1600’s: Dutch (known as the (6) BOERS) settle in South Africa • Germans, Belgians, and French joined them • Spoke (7) AFRIKAANS • Took the best land• 1800’s: British come to South Africa
    17. 17. History• 1600’s: Dutch (known as the (6) BOERS) settle in South Africa • Germans, Belgians, and French joined them • Spoke (7) AFRIKAANS • Took the best land• 1800’s: British come to South Africa• 1902: British defeat the Boers in the Boer War
    18. 18. History
    19. 19. History• 1912: African National Congress founded by black South Africans
    20. 20. History• 1912: African National Congress founded by black South Africans• 1948: (8) APARTHEID starts
    21. 21. History• 1912: African National Congress founded by black South Africans• 1948: (8) APARTHEID starts • Races laws that grouped people by race and made it illegal to mix
    22. 22. History• 1912: African National Congress founded by black South Africans• 1948: (8) APARTHEID starts • Races laws that grouped people by race and made it illegal to mix • Whites were given the best of everything while other races were given little
    23. 23. History• 1912: African National Congress founded by black South Africans• 1948: (8) APARTHEID starts • Races laws that grouped people by race and made it illegal to mix • Whites were given the best of everything while other races were given little• 1991: Apartheid ends
    24. 24. History• 1912: African National Congress founded by black South Africans• 1948: (8) APARTHEID starts • Races laws that grouped people by race and made it illegal to mix • Whites were given the best of everything while other races were given little• 1991: Apartheid ends• 1994: (9) NELSON MANDELA is elected as the first black president in the first democratic election
    25. 25. People
    26. 26. People• (10) 44 million people
    27. 27. People• (10) 44 million people• 78% (11) BLACK
    28. 28. People• (10) 44 million people• 78% (11) BLACK• 3 largest ethnic groups: (12) ZULU, Sotho, and Xhosa
    29. 29. People• (10) 44 million people• 78% (11) BLACK• 3 largest ethnic groups: (12) ZULU, Sotho, and Xhosa• 11 official languages
    30. 30. People• (10) 44 million people• 78% (11) BLACK• 3 largest ethnic groups: (12) ZULU, Sotho, and Xhosa• 11 official languages• European South Africans: high standard of living
    31. 31. People• (10) 44 million people• 78% (11) BLACK• 3 largest ethnic groups: (12) ZULU, Sotho, and Xhosa• 11 official languages• European South Africans: high standard of living• Black South Africans: many live in (13) TOWNSHIPS and live in poverty
    32. 32. People• (10) 44 million people• 78% (11) BLACK• 3 largest ethnic groups: (12) ZULU, Sotho, and Xhosa• 11 official languages• European South Africans: high standard of living• Black South Africans: many live in (13) TOWNSHIPS and live in poverty• Very high rate of HIV/AIDS
    33. 33. Did you know?• Home to many species of animal including hippos, lions, penguins, great white sharks, giraffe, mongoose, cheetahs, rhinos, and many more• South Africa has three capitals • Bloemfontain (judicial) • Cape Town (legislative) • Pretoria (executive)
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