African Counties Worksheet

Name __________________

Date____________

 

The name of the country is _______________________.  It is located in the __________ part of Africa.  It has been independent since __________________.   The capital of _________________ is ___________________.   Three other important cities are _______________________, _______________________, _______________________. 

This countries type of government is a _______________________.  Two of its major peoples are _______________________ and _______________________.  

 

There are many three main types of religion in _______________________, they are _______________________, _______________________, and _______________________.

 

The countries official language is _______________________, but the main languages are  ___________________________________________________________________.

________________ percent of people in this country are literate or can read.

 

The main exports in _______________________ are _______________________________________________________________________.

 

Three things I found interesting about _______________________ pre-colonial history is:

#1.____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________.

#2.____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________.

#3.____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________.

 

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Three things I found interesting about _______________________ post-colonial history is:

#1.____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________.

#2.____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________.

#3.____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________.

 

Make a travel guide informing people what to expect when they go visit this country:

  • Name of the country
  • The capital
  • The major cities
  • Type of government
  • The religious percentages
  • The official language
  • Exports you can buy
  • One paragraph about the history
  
 

1 points

2 points

3 points

Name

No

yes

 

Capital

No

yes

 

Major cities

No

yes

 

Type of Gov’t

No

yes

 

Religions

No

yes

 

Official language

No

yes

 

exports

No

yes

 

Paragraph

No topic sentence

 

Topic sentence

2 sentences

Topic sentence

3 sentences

Neatness

Hard to read

Poor handwriting

Middle of the road

Easy to read

Neat handwriting

 

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