BELLRINGER DATE: February 5th & 8th, 2015 FOCUS: HEI and LOD in Sub-Saharan Africa Using your electronic device, define the following terms: 1) Cash Crops 2) Deforestation 3) Sahel Using your electronic device, answer the following questions: 4) The land proclamation project was created in Dubai because… 5) The Suez Canal is important because… 6) Why is Sub-Saharan Africa culturally distinct from North Africa? HEI & LOD Slide 1 • 1) What is the Sahel used for? • 2) How can humans cause desertification? • 3) What else also causes desertification? • 4) When was oil discovered in Nigeria? Where is it sent? • 5) What has caused damaged to the land and harmed people? HEI & LOD Slide 2 • 6) How many oil spills have occurred over the past 4 decades? • 7) Who intentionally caused spills and explosions? • 8) What was their purpose? • 9) What led to the downfall of Nigeria’s economy? • 10) What other resources are found in West Africa? HEI & LOD Slide 3 • 11) What is the main form of economic foundation in East Africa? • 12) What percentage of East Africa is rural? • 13) Is Sub-Saharan Africa developed or developing? What are the reasons? • 14) What country is considered developed? • 15) What are the reasons for the wide range of GDP per Capita?