The continent of Africa is large. It
has more than 50 different countries. Many languages are spoken in
Africa. People live in different ways. The continent of Africa
has the longest river in the world called the Nile River. The Nile
River flows north to the Mediterranean Sea. The Congo River can also
be found in Africa. Northeast of Africa lies the Red Sea. To
the west of Africa lies the Atlantic Ocean. The east coast of Africa
borders the Indian Ocean. The continent of Africa also has the
largest desert in the world called the Sahara Desert. There are many
different kinds of animals on the continent of Africa. Southeast of
Africa is the island of Madagascar.
Use the map and information above to
complete the statements below.
1. Africa is made up of more than 50
spoken in Africa.
3. The longest river in the world is
4. The Nile River flows north into
is northeast of Africa.
of Africa borders the Indian Ocean.
7. The largest desert in the world is
8. Many animals live on the
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