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  1. 1. South Africa<br />Kayla Cook<br />Mr. Fleming’s Class<br />10 YOC<br />
  2. 2. The Location Of South Africa<br />South Africa is located in Africa, by the most southern point.<br />Bordering countries: <br /> Lesotho, Swaziland, Namibia,<br /> and Mozambique.<br />The nine provinces: The <br /> Eastern Cape, Free State, <br /> Gauteng, Kwazulu-Natal,<br /> Limpopo, Mpumalanga, <br /> Northern Cape, North West and<br /> Western Cape. <br />
  3. 3. Geographic Features Of South Africa<br />Table Mountain.<br />The Indian Ocean (on the East) and the Atlantic Ocean (on the West.)<br />Cape Point.<br />Grassy hills and beautiful mountains, rivers, and a desert, called the Kalahari.<br />
  4. 4. The Climate Of South Africa <br />We have four seasons. <br />Average climate is moderate. <br />
  5. 5. The Environment Of South Africa<br />The national animal is<br /> the springbok.<br />The national flower is <br /> the protea.<br />
  6. 6. More About The Environment<br />Mountains<br />Jungles<br />A Desert<br />Atlantic and Indian Ocean<br />Beautiful beaches<br />
  7. 7. The Timeline Of South Africa <br />
  8. 8. The Customs and Traditions Of South Africa<br />Celebrate Independence Day, Freedom Day, Reconciliation Day, Christmas and New Year.<br />11 official languages, Sepedi, Sesotho, Setswana, Swati, Tshivenda, Xitsonga, Afrikaans, Ndebele, Xhosa, Zulu and English.<br />We have a lot of different foods, like pap and biltong, milktart, Malva pudding. Influenced by Dutch, Malay and Indian cultures. Good wines from French Huguenot influence.<br />
  9. 9. South African Music and Dancing<br />Video by Craig Cook (Dad)<br />
  10. 10. The Government Of South Africa<br />The President is Jacob Zuma.<br />South Africa is a democracy.<br />Government has 13 political parties with the African National <br /> Congress (ANC) being the ruling <br /> party.<br /> Before 1994, only white South Africans were allowed to vote. <br />Since 1994, all South Africa citizens over the age of 18 are allowed to vote.<br />
  11. 11. The Economy Of South Africa<br />Farming, mining, and automotive industries run the economy.<br />The currency used is Rand, in denominations 10, 20, 50, 100 and 200’s.<br />Tourism contributes to the economy. <br />
  12. 12. The Tourism Of South Africa<br />Shops, activities and places to see.<br />Things to do: game farms, horse riding, safaris, camping, hiking, running on the beach, kite surfing, and surfing.<br />Things to see: The beautiful Table Mountain, sunsets, wild animals, the oceans, Cango Caves, Cape Point, Big Five, Drakensberg Mountains and our beautiful Coastline.<br />Soccer, rugby and cricket.<br />
  13. 13. Miscellaneous<br />First heart transplant was performed in Cape Town by Dr. Christiaan Barnard in 1967.<br />Known as the “Rainbow Nation.”<br />Won the Rugby World Cup in 1995.<br />Known for it’s gold and diamonds.<br />Hosted the 2010 Soccer World Cup.<br />Zakumi<br />
  14. 14. South Africa<br />South Africa is a beautiful country that you should visit. You would be surprised as to how many things there are for you to do and see! <br />In an effort to convince you I added some pictures from my recent holiday.<br />
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