About Africa Culture And History(I)

Africa, merely is grassland over the whole continent in people’ mind, actually own itself culture and history. After watch Marvel movie of “Panther”, I thought that there was once a country as glorious as Waganda in African history. What I said was not the ancient Egyptian civilization famous for its pyramids, but the historical Mali Empire. The Malian Empire was a medieval Islamic country in West Africa. Because of its superior geographical position, it monopolized the trade across the Sahara Desert and gradually became a very powerful empire in Africa. So today we would talk about Africa culture and history.steel coil manufacturers

Enter into Africa

Geography

Africa (Latin: Africa) is located in the western part of the Eastern Hemisphere, south of Europe, west of Asia, east of the Indian Ocean, west of the Atlantic Ocean, across the north and south of the equator. It covers an area of about 30.2 million square kilometers (land area), accounting for 20.4% of the total land area of the world. It is the second largest continent in the world and also the second most populous continent (about 1.2 billion). The plateau of the African continent covers a vast area. The plateau of 500-1,000 meters above sea level accounts for more than 60% of the total area of Africa. It is known as the “plateau continent”. The mountainous plateau above 2,000 altitudes accounts for about 5% of Africa’s area, meanwhile the plains less than 200 meters above sea level are mostly located in coastal areas, less than 10% of Africa’s area. The average altitude of the African continent is 650 meters.

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