The Empire of Ghana
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Define the following terms

1. vegetation zone

2. Sahara

3. savanna

4. Ghana Empire

5. Almoravids

6. jihad

7. Griot

Answer these questions using complete sentences.

8. What river runs through West Africa?

9. What is the river used for?

10. How did Ghana get wealthy?

11. Why is the Sahara so hard to live in?

12 . What are the vegetation zones in Africa?

13. What bodies of water surround Africa?

14. What two items were traded in West Africa?

15. What religion were the Berbers?

16. How did Islam get to Africa? Scroll down to Islam.

17. What group declared war on Ghana?

18. What empire rose in Ghana's place?