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What is a coral reef made of

Mostly it is made of living corals, sponges and other ogranims living on top of compressed dead coral and other animals skeletons.

What group was nearly wiped out by smallpox in Australia

Aborigines were mainly affected by smallpox.

What is generally a goal the IMF has when dealing with African nations

Promoting free-trade policies

promoting privatization

Who was Nelson Mandela

Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela was the first South African president to be elected in a fully representative democratic election in 1994. He was also the first non-European president of South Africa.

He was born 18 July 1918 in South Africa. Mandela was an anti-apartheid activist, and the leader of the armed wing of the African National Congress (ANC). In 1962 he was arrested and convicted of sabotage and other charges, and sentenced to life in prison. Mandela served 27 years in prison, spending many of these years on Robben Island and Victor Verster prison. He was released on February, 11th in 1990.

During his imprisonment he became an international beacon for the rights of the underprivileged, disenfranchised and anti-apartheid movements.

On his release from prison he was elected (as head of the ANC), the first black president of South Africa (1994 - 1999). His tolerance, grace and judgement to the handling of the the dismantlement of the Apartheid government and transition to a democratic multicultural country gained him the Nobel Peace Prize in 1993.


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How are the five large nations of Oceania different from the smaller islands

The small nations are less active in global trade or The small nations have much poorer economies. The large nations have more developed economies.

Which is often grouped together with Southeast Asia



How did the boundaries drawn up by European colonizers affect Africa

They increased the conflicts between the native populations and ethnic groups, leading to wars between tribes and between the colonizers and the natives.


They led to civil wars


They increased ethnic tension.

How did isolation affect culture in Oceania

Aborigines speak a language unrelated to any outside Australia.

Languages in Tasmania are unrelated to those off the island.

Aboriginal cultures have no influences outside Australia.

What is the region around Lake Victoria


Why are minority rights important in diverse regions

Minority rights protect many ethnic groups.

General what feature separates two ecozones

In general, the feature that separates two ecozones is a deserts. An ocean and desert is an example that separates two ecozones.

Which is a characteristic shared nearly by all nations of Oceania

A history of geographic and cultural isolation -apex

Which is the worlds largest ecozone


How do the political issues in Africa affect africas economy

The political problems reduce foreign investment

What describes how Africa was divided countries

Artificial political unity was attempted -apex

Which is true about Africa

Natural resources vary widely across the continent - Apex

Which are resources that Africa has


*Iron and other minerals

Which was a result of apartheid

The black majority was kept in an inferior position - Apex

which best describes the events in Somalia inter last 20 years

Somalia became a failed state. -apex

Which is a natural disadvantage Africa has, compared to most other places Seasonal flooding

seasonal flooding

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