Mount Everest, is it worth the risk?
Every year people try to climb Mt.Everest, some are successful and make it and some are not, but the ones who make it have a great adventure. Climbing up to the top of the World looks fun. Not many people can claim they reached the 29,035 ft summit of Mt. Everest and for those that make it they can brag that they have been on top of World. Another reason why it is worth the risk is because climbing the mountain makes you stronger. In order to make it up the mountain you need to carry all your supplies in your backpack like your tent, oxygen,water, and many other things. Also you have to train your body to work with less oxygen to make it to the summit. Finally, if climbing the seven summits is your dream, then you have to climb Mt. Everest.
Oil is a valuable resource that affects the Middle East.
How might having a valuable resource affect the region?
Non Renewable crude oil is a valuable resource that can be found in south west Asia. This oil can have a positive affect in some countries there.One positive affect is that it can increase a country's GDP. For example, The the UAE and Kuwait both have a lot of oil reserves and there GDPs are high from selling it.Another positive effect is, Countries selling oil can afford better health care. For example, Some countries in that region now have longer life expectancy and lower infant mortality rates. When countries sell oil there lives get better.
Nomadic herders wear baggy clothes in the Sahara desert.
Question: How people adapt to living in a desert region?
People adapt to living in the harsh areas of the Sahara and Sahel by wearing special clothes and using a farming system that works with the variable conditions. Nomads are people who move their herds through the desert.They need to wear special clothing to protect them from the sun and the sand.The Tuareg are nomads that wear long, loose robes and wrap cloth around their head and across their face. This prevents them from getting burned or bothered by sand in their face while they are moving their herd.People also have adapted in way they farm in the desert.Farmers use shifting agricultural so there field rest and not get too dry. Also they plant grains that will grow in dry places like millet and sorghum.It is not easy for people to live in the desert regions where there are droughts and marginal lands for farming of the Sahara or the Sahel but adaptations in clothing and farming make it possible.