7th grade CRCT study guide

ashtani
a ethnic group that believes in the golden stool
bantu
farmers and herders that speak the Bantu langage
Swahili
devloped and live mainly live in city and fish like anchestors
arabs
a ethnic group of people that live in both africa and the middle east
apartheid
a separation of whites and non-whites also meaning “apartness”
sahel
a semi-arid place with trees shrubs and grass and the border of deserts
savanna
a dry place where there is grass and large trees scaterd
desert
a dry sandy place with large sand dune
rainforest
a wet place that is wooded with a canopy and exotic wildlife
tariff
a tax
embargo
a ban on trade with something
quota
only a certain number of a good can come in a contry
fedaral
a gov system that has equal power distrubed through out the system
unitary
one person or thing has all the power
confederation
a gov system that has state power more than central power
autocracy
a gov system that only has one central leader that controls everything
democracy
government controlled by the people
oligargchy
government by a privileged few
hinduism
A religion native to India, featuring belief in many gods and reincarnation
christanty
spawned off of Judaism has belife that Jesus is the messhia
judaism
A religion with a belief in one god. It originated with Abraham and the Hebrew people. Yahweh was responsible for the world and everything within it. They preserved their early history in the Old Testament.