KEY QUESTION
The Sahel Countries are among the poorest
nations in the world.  Why?  Give the
Natural, Economic, and Political reasons.
VOCABULARY TO KNOW
TROPICAL SAVANNA CLIMATE, OVERGRAZING, DESERTIFICATION, DROUGHT, MIGRATION, GHANA, MALI,
and SONGHAI  EMPIRES, MANSA MUSA, RURAL, NOMADIC, OVERFISHING, IRON ORE, LANDLOCKED,
UNSTABLE, AGRICULTURE, CASH CROP, SUBSISTENCE FARMERS, URANIUM, PETROLEUM, CIVIL WAR.      
Mr. P's STUDY PAGE
Lesson: THE SAHEL COUNTRIES 305-4
PLACES TO KNOW
NIGER RIVER, Mauritania, Mali, Burkina Faso, Niger, and Chad, Nouakchott, Bamako, Ouagadougou, Niamey,
N’Djemena, Lake Chad.