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10 Cards in this Set

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Most of Egypt's people live
along the Nile River or in the Nile Delta.
Which of the following is a true statement about the desert regions of Egypt?
They countain natural resources such as phosphates and oil.
In the 1800s and the 1900s, Egyptian nationalists fought European countries for control of
the Suez Canal.
A major problem caused by Egypt's rapid population grwoth is that
it is outstripping Egypt's food supply.
One factor that has limited growth of Egyptian industries is
a limited number of skilled workers.
North Africa's culture is best described as a blend of African, Arab, and
European and Asian influences.
The major cultural division in Libya and the Maghreb is between
rural and urban lifestyles.
Libya and Algeria are similar in that
both have significant oil exports.
Libya's government is based on
Islamic traditions.
An important source of wealth for Tunisia and Morocco is