7th Grade UBD - Unit 2 - Africa. Central Africa. Preview. People and Their Environment - Rainforests and the Congo River and its tributaries dominate the landscape of Central Africa. Population is scattered throughout the region.
Equator- An imaginary line circling the earth halfway between the North and South Poles, dividing the earth into two hemispheres.
Video- Artery of the Forest
Malnutrition- A disease caused by a lack of food or an unbalanced diet.
Reading Activity- Eyewitness To History 5
Export Economies- An economy based upon the sale of raw materials abroad.
World Bank- The World Bank is an international financial institution that provides loans to developing countries for capital programs.
International Monetary Fund (IMF)- Is an international financial institution that promotes international trade by increasing the stability of the major currencies.
Abeng- Is a small house used by travelers and visitors.