Sydnie Karel Period 1 South Africa

South Africa is a very interesting, different, and pretty country. It is very different from the United States. South Africa has an excellent culture shown through government, economy, education, and physical education. From dancing in the streets to singing on a stage there are so many things you can do in South Africa.
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History: This picture shows two people holding hands to symbolize freedom day in South Africa. This day is celebrated to remember the first democratic election in South Africa. Other holidays that are celebrated are National Women’s Day and Human Rights Days. National Women’s Day is celebrated to remember when women protested laws that required Africans to carry a document to prove that they were allowed in White areas. Human Right’s Day is celebrated to promote respect for human rights.

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Economy: This picture is of one of the most popular exports in South Africa which is gold. Gold is also the biggest producer in South Africa. A big amount of export earnings come from coal and minerals. They make a lot of money from this.

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Arts: This picture shows some people doing a traditional dance in South Africa. This dance is called Indlamu. For some dances traditional clothing wear includes traditional head pieces, ceremonial belts, shields, and spears. They use upbeat music and moves to joy happiness and joy through the dance.

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Arts: This image shows a Choir in South Africa. Choirs are common and traditional folk songs have been integrated into choral music. Kwaito is one of South Africa’s favorites and they mix African melodies and lyrics. Some genres they use are jazz, blues, gospel, rock, pop, reggae, hip-hop, kwaito and many more.

Arts: This image shows a Choir in South Africa. Choirs are common and traditional folk songs have been integrated into choral music. Kwaito is one of South Africa’s favorites and they mix African melodies and lyrics. Some genres they use are jazz, blues, gospel, rock, pop, reggae, hip-hop, kwaito and many more.

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Economy: This picture shows the population and GDP growth in percentage. South Africa is the second largest economy and they have an emerging market economy. The agriculture in South Africa contributes of formal employment. The service industry accounts  for two-thirds of GDP and around two-thirds of labor force.

Economy: This picture shows the population and GDP growth in percentage. South Africa is the second largest economy and they have an emerging market economy. The agriculture in South Africa contributes of formal employment. The service industry accounts for two-thirds of GDP and around two-thirds of labor force.

This picture shows a drought in South Africa. This drought has been going on for a couple years now and the debts have been pulling up leaving banks with no other choice than to put these farms on auction. Farmers across the country are facing financial hardships due to the drought. Approximately 15,000 farms are currently in major trouble.

This picture shows a drought in South Africa. This drought has been going on for a couple years now and the debts have been pulling up leaving banks with no other choice than to put these farms on auction. Farmers across the country are facing financial hardships due to the drought. Approximately 15,000 farms are currently in major trouble.

Language: This picture shows the percentages of the different types of languages spoken in South Africa. The South African languages are split up into four families which are Nguni, Sotho, Tsonga, and Venda. Typically people speak a mix of Zulu and Xhosa or Zulu and Sotho. English is commonly used in businesses and as a primary language of instruction in secondary schools.

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Daily Life: This picture shows a few kids playing soccer. In South Africa the most important sports are soccer, rugby, and cricket. For many years different race Africans had to compete in separate sport events. Although segregation is now illegal in sports clubs some of it still exist In South Africa.

Daily Life: This picture shows a few kids playing soccer. In South Africa the most important sports are soccer, rugby, and cricket. For many years different race Africans had to compete in separate sport events. Although segregation is now illegal in sports clubs some of it still exist In South Africa.

Daily Life: This picture shows a class learning and getting help from there teacher. Kids get good education and at home they work on their homework for an hour or two. Mothers who are educated mostly help their children with their  homework but  illiterate parents usually leave it up to the teachers. The literacy rate for men is 61.6 years and the literacy rate for women is 64.6 years.

Daily Life: This picture shows a class learning and getting help from there teacher. Kids get good education and at home they work on their homework for an hour or two. Mothers who are educated mostly help their children with their homework but illiterate parents usually leave it up to the teachers. The literacy rate for men is 61.6 years and the literacy rate for women is 64.6 years.


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