The Mali Civilization  By: Sean McAndrew
Religious Beliefs  <ul><li>The civilization of Mali has many different religions, but the most practiced is Islamic. 95% o...
History  <ul><li>The country used to be an independent nation but they are now a French nation.  </li></ul><ul><li>The cou...
History Continued  <ul><li>One of their great leaders Tombocot died in 1864. </li></ul><ul><li>The Mali civilization under...
Technology  <ul><li>The civilization used to be very far behind other civilizations and relied on foreign aide.  </li></ul...
Politics  <ul><li>The government in Mali is republican based. </li></ul><ul><li>Elections are held every 5yrs and presiden...
Food <ul><li>Mali people eat many varieties of food, but they mostly eat corn and millet. </li></ul><ul><li>They drink mil...
Food Problems  <ul><li>Mali has a problem with food and food shortages. There is not enough food and people don’t have the...
One Custom  <ul><li>One Mali custom is they like to watch sporting events. They love their soccer teams and watching them ...
Another Custom  <ul><li>Another custom is that the 90% of the Islamic population prays to a God for more crops to grow for...
Customs Continued… <ul><li>The civilization of Mali worships the God Allah. Allah is the God that is in their book of wors...
Customs…  <ul><li>They also worship cows and believe that they are very sacred to their country.  </li></ul>
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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  1. 1. The Mali Civilization By: Sean McAndrew
  2. 2. Religious Beliefs <ul><li>The civilization of Mali has many different religions, but the most practiced is Islamic. 95% of people in Mali are Islamic. They believe if they pray to the sprits they will get more crops. </li></ul>
  3. 3. History <ul><li>The country used to be an independent nation but they are now a French nation. </li></ul><ul><li>The country Mali was under military rule until 1991. </li></ul><ul><li>Mali had a war with their neighboring state Burkina-Faso over a border dispute. </li></ul><ul><li>Mali expanded greatly in the 13 th century and they peaked in the 14 th century. </li></ul>
  4. 4. History Continued <ul><li>One of their great leaders Tombocot died in 1864. </li></ul><ul><li>The Mali civilization under French rule completed the Dakar railway. </li></ul><ul><li>In 1968 the militia arrested many army officers which lead to one of the bloodiest battles. </li></ul><ul><li>Another of their presidents Kieta </li></ul><ul><li>died in prison. </li></ul>
  5. 5. Technology <ul><li>The civilization used to be very far behind other civilizations and relied on foreign aide. </li></ul><ul><li>There are only two television news stations in Mali. </li></ul><ul><li>The Mails are now very well developed with technology. </li></ul>
  6. 6. Politics <ul><li>The government in Mali is republican based. </li></ul><ul><li>Elections are held every 5yrs and presidents can serve 2 terms. </li></ul><ul><li>The laws there are based on French laws. </li></ul><ul><li>The president now is M. Amadou Toumani Toure. </li></ul>
  7. 7. Food <ul><li>Mali people eat many varieties of food, but they mostly eat corn and millet. </li></ul><ul><li>They drink milk and bissap which is a drink that they make from leaves. </li></ul><ul><li>They also dip vegetables in flour and peanut butter. </li></ul>
  8. 8. Food Problems <ul><li>Mali has a problem with food and food shortages. There is not enough food and people don’t have the money to buy it when it is available. </li></ul>
  9. 9. One Custom <ul><li>One Mali custom is they like to watch sporting events. They love their soccer teams and watching them play. </li></ul>
  10. 10. Another Custom <ul><li>Another custom is that the 90% of the Islamic population prays to a God for more crops to grow for them. </li></ul>
  11. 11. Customs Continued… <ul><li>The civilization of Mali worships the God Allah. Allah is the God that is in their book of worship that they pray to 5 times a day. </li></ul>
  12. 12. Customs… <ul><li>They also worship cows and believe that they are very sacred to their country. </li></ul>

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