Ch. 22 SEC 1 East Africa Geography

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Ch. 22 SEC 1 East Africa Geography - Quiz

The physical geography of East Africa is dominated by the Great Rift Valley, which extends through a large part of the east African countries. This valley has vast savannas such as the Serengeti Plain, large lakes and high mountains. Refresh your understanding on Ch. 22 Sec 1 East Africa Geography by taking this test.

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is the name of the large grasslands are in Tanzania where wildlife thrives?
  • 2. 
    What is the largest rift on Earth called?
  • 3. 
    What is the source of the White Nile?
  • 4. 
    What is the name for the rugged areas of high elevation in East Africa?
  • 5. 
    What is a period when little rain falls?
  • 6. 
    What is the tallest mountain in Africa?
  • 7. 
    What is the longest river on Earth?
  • 8. 
    What is a place on Earth's surface where the crust stretches until it breaks called?
  • 9. 
    What is formed from waters that run down from Ethiopia's highlands?
  • 10. 
    What is the body of water to the north that the Nile flows into?