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South Africa

A diverse country that is home to some 44 million people, this category is suitable for any questions on the people, places, flora and fauna that make South Africa special.
Cape Town is a very cosmopolitan city where you'll hear a variety of languages. (South Africa has 11 official languages). However, the languages most of the local people in Cape Town speak are English, Afrikaans and Xhosa. As a tourist you will be able to communicate everywhere effortlessly in...
The distance from Johannesburg to Austin Texas is 9103.8 miles  (14651.2 kilometers/7905.7 Nautical miles.)
Many South African businesses are export businesses. This means that they make a higher profit when the Rand is weaker against the currencies of the countries these businesses export to. Major export destinations include USA, UK, and the EU. The import businesses would be most happy when the Rand is...
South Africa has very few large rivers that flow through-out the year. Therefore, hydroelectric power stations is not the most suitable solution. South Africa has rich coal deposits and is also a prime candidate for solar electricity.
The New National Anthem is a combination of "Nkosi Sikelel' iAfrika" and "Die Stem van Suid-Afrika" "Nkosi Sikelel' iAfrika" ("Lord Bless Africa" in Xhosa), was originally composed as a hymn in 1897 by Enoch Sontonga, a teacher at a Methodist mission school in Johannesburg. The ANC used it as a...
Water wheels were used in earlier years to perform a number of  tasks from raising water to grinding wheat. Josephine s Mill in  Newlands contains a restored example of a water wheel
There are over 2000 languages/ dialects on the African Continent.  Africa is not one single country with one single language!    A few examples are:    Swahili, Sango, Swazi, Chichewa, Somali, Africaans, Zulu, Venda,  Tsonga. Malagasy, Amharic, Ndebele, Kinyarwanda as well as English, ...
The 2 at the top of my list would be: The Kgalagadi Transfrontier ParkThe Kruger National Park Apart from these there are many other game reserves with lion. Around Pretoria and Johannesburg you will also find smaller reserves with lions in camps where they are fed.
Physical Examples: Physically strong = Fisiek sterk A physical game = 'n Fisieke spel Physics = Fisieka
Frederik Willem de Klerk was President of South Africa from 1989 to  1994. !
Cape of Good Hope is in the Cape Peninsula of South Africa. Its  first name was "Cape of Storms" by Bartolomeu Dias, a Portuguese  explorer.
On the 2013 list, the richest woman of South Africa is Wendy  Appelbaum by $259 million. Her source of income is from the Gordon  Family Trust.
In 2007, Winfrey opened the "Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy for Girls" which is a boarding school for teenage girls near Johannesburg in South Africa.
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In the Currie Cup competition it is Western Province.In the Super 14 competition it is the Stormers.The Stormers team make up is centred on the Western Province side, but they also draw players from the Cavaliers.
its 72046 (Zip code) for England in the American state of Arkansas.
No. Mozambique borders South Africa to the North East.
About an hour, give or take a few minutes depending on wind direction.
The South African voting system is party-centric, which means that people vote for political parties and not for a specific candidate for presidency. Before every general election each party must nominate someone to be their presidential candidate, which is usually (but does not have to be) the...
No. Cougars are not indigenous to Africa and therefore you will not find any in the wild. There are however a few to be seen in zoos.
Despite popular belief, Zulu people aren't that tall and are actually quite short being on average about 5ft.
South Africa doesn't have any states. It has nine provinces, though.
The typical food of 1564 to 1616 was:   -Meat, chiken, fish, bread   -wine and water
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shaka zulu father died when he was a little boy like 3 years old
They mostly spend their money on education,health or social welfare (pensions,or grants).....This is to improve the many conditions of unfortunate people who cant afford healthcare or education.The old people over 60 can collect grants,if they are retired and do not have any support.
No, Israel is not in South Africa.   Israel is an independent State.
Black, red, green, white, yellow, blue
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For the same reason New York is not the capital of the USA.
In the small town of Gansbaai -- about a 2.5-hour drive from Cape Town along the east (Indian Ocean) coast -- you can go underwater in a cage to see the shark known as the Great White.   It is also possible to float in a cage in a shark tank with ragged tooth sharks at uShaka Marine World in...
From Monday to Friday though often they play sports on Saturday morning. Sunday is accepted as a day of rest.school days are generally from 7 or 8 - 2 or 3 .
turtels are green and like poo
South Africa is directly across the Southern border of Botswana.
Pretoria lies at approximately 28 deg 11 minutes longitude.
Because the africans were slaves and were sold to the colonist. to find more, watch the movie Amistad.
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Road transport is used most. This include privately owned cars and minibus taxis (mostly Toyota).
The shortest time is 11 hours and 18 minutes.
The largest airport is Johannesburg International Airport. Also know as O.R. Tambo Internatianal Airport.Other large international airports are:Cape Town InternationalDurban InternationalBloemfontein InternationalUpingtonLanseria
Drugs, chemicals, airplanes from Boeing, machinery, computers, agricultural products, Clothing brand, vehicles and many more.
CET, Central European Time, is GMT+0100 in winter and GMT+0200 in  summer. South African Standard Time (SAST) is GMT+0200 year-round.    Thus, when it is 12:00 CET in the northern-hemisphere summer (late  March until late October), it is also 12:00 SAST.    When it is 12:00 CET in the...
Since independence, South Africa is second only to Nigeria in the  size of its economy. Both of those countries are considered modern  industrial nations. However, South Africa's crime rate is one of  the highest in the world, and discriminatory practices against the  White and Colored...
Depends where you are flying from, what you are flying in, and whether you are flying direct or via stop-overs.
THick layer of black paint and nothing else. ull fit in fine
Difficult to know what the questioner is getting at here. South Africa has demonstrated a capability of running a successful nuclear plant with the Koeberg PWR, which was a french design. I believe some operational difficulties occurred due to faults in the HV transmission lines, but this is no...
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Latitude: S 25° 44' 45.667", Longitude: E 28° 11'  13.6334"
The Staple food of southern Africa is Maize (corn). Although many cultures along the coast of South Africa depend primarily on marine food, the majority of Southern African cultures survive primarily on maize products and foods, the most popular of which seems to be "Pap". Maize also forms a basic...
By road it is approximately 300 km.
South Africa's total area is 1,221,037 km2 (ranked 25th in  size).
The low cost airlines in South Africa have many offers for flights between major centres. Prices often fluctuate however, so your best bet would be to check out their websites and get a quote. (links included below)
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Well the three MAIN groups would probably have been the British, The Boers and the Zulus. The Xhosa were also fairly powerful though.
Varies greatly from desert landscape to lush rain forests. Coastal to mountainous. And anything in between.
Ciskei homeland is granted independence.    The National Party won the general election by winning 131 of 165  seats in parliament and 57% of the popular White vote.    40 attacks are committed by ANC terrorists.    20 people are banned by the Government.    Owners and Managers...
Pietermaritzburg is the capital of the South African province of  KwaZulu-Natal.
Mainly by Farming because South Africa is rich in Natural Resources.
  Even if Cape Town were not as cosmopolitan as it was, there are so many different local cultures that people generally wear what they like and fit in just about anywhere. There are of course sub-cultures which would dictate what might want to wear... much like any other Western society.
== Answer ==   One reference is to the growth of nanotechnology in southern countries such as India, Brazil, and China (which are moving along quickly) in comparison to countries in Sub-Saharan Africa and the Islamic world.
Johannesburg receives its water mostly from the Vaal dam and also, through the Lesotho Highlands Water Project, it also receives water from the Katse Dam in Lesotho.
He is going to debate Prof Sakkie Spangenberg and Prof Hansie Wolmarans from the New Reformers Network (the South African equivalent of the Jesus Seminar) in Pretoria on 12 May in the Musaion concert hall on the campus of the University of Pretoria. The topic is 'How should Christ's Resurrection...
South Africa is a country located within the continent of Africa, at the Southern tip of the continent, hence the name.
Coal is used for fuel in many power stations in almost every city. Therefore making it an extremely inportant resource in Sout Africa.
On 31 May 1910, four self-governing regions in Southern Africa combined into a single country called the Union of South Africa. Two of these regions -- the Cape Colony and Natal -- had been self-governing British colonies since the Napoleonic Wars. The other two regions, located inland, were the...
Which country is completely surrounded by South Africa? The small mountain kingdom of Lesotho is an enclave that is completely surrounded by South Africa. It has a population of about two million. Lesotho was first known as Basutoland, emerging as a single polity under king Moshoeshoe I in 1822....
Sydney is in Australia, not South Africa