Somalia Braidan coy

Geographical location refers to a specific physical point on Earth. This is more precise than "area" or "place," often defined by a set of latitude and longitude coordinates. Which are 5.1521° N, 46.1996° E

Relative Location: Somalia is located in eastern Africa, and lies within the eastern as well as northern and southern hemispheres. Somalia is bordered by the countries of Djibouti, Ethiopia, and Kenya, as well as the Indian Ocean and Gulf of Aden.

Mogadishu is the capital of Somalia and its exact location is 2.0469° N, 45.3182° E

The country of Somalia is located on the continent of Africa.

Somalia has some very interesting landforms also that include the Cal Madow mountain range and contains the highest peak in Somalia. Another interesting landform in Somalia is the Daroor Valley, separated from the south by the Sool Plateau and Nugaal Valley, located south of the Cal Madow mountain range.

Nationally, average daily minimums usually vary from about 59 to 86 °F. The greatest range in climate occurs in northern Somalia, where temperatures sometimes surpass 110 °F in July on the littoral plains. They drop below the freezing point during December in the highlands.

Precipitation in Somalia

Three countries that border Somalia are Djibouti, Ethiopia and Kenya

Bodies of water that are in and around Somalia are the Indian Ocean, Gulf of Aden, Shebelle River and the Jubba River. The Jubba River and the Shebelle River connect in certain spots as shown on the map.

A location can be absolute as in coordinates of a map using longitude and latitude, or a location can be relative, as in next door, nearby, or in the same general location as another location. A "place" is an area that is defined by everything in it.

Uranium, iron ore, tin, gypsum, bauxite, copper, salt and natural gas are resources you can find here in Somalia. There are a lot of untapped reserves of these resources too.

Uranium
Mining Gypsum
Bauxite, which in my opinion looks like moldy pepperoni flat bread...yummy
This is a salt quarry in Somalia, this isn't table salt guys so don't use it for your fries
This is a quarry site for iron ore
Somalis is the biggest ethnic group in somalia by 85%. Somalis are an ethnic group inhabiting the Horn of Africa. The overwhelming majority of Somalis speak the Somali language.
The Bantu are an ethnic minority group in Somalia who primarily reside in the southern part of the country, near the Juba and Shabelle rivers.
The Oromo people are an ethnic group inhabiting Somalia, who are also found in northern Kenya and Ethiopia

Nearly all people in Somalia are Islamic. For more than 1400 years, Islam made a great part of Somali society. Also known as Sunni Muslims. The book shown in the picture is called the Quran, its the Islamic bible that they read and live by at all times.

Here they all bow down to praise Allah

A holiday that is important in understanding Somalia is Independence Day which they got on July 1, 1960. The video below shows their celebration.

A custom that is important in understanding Somalia is that the majority of Somali people love poetry. Also known as the "Nation of Poets".

"The Ruined Houses of Somali" is the poem that is shown above, one of their many poems
Above are some of the Somali poets

Somalia's government is made up of a Federal Republic, Semi-Presidential System, Parliamentary Republic and a Republic.

A federal republic is a federation of states. At its core, the literal meaning of the word republic is a country that is governed by elected representatives and by a president rather than by a king or queen.

A semi-presidential system is a system of government in which a president exists alongside a prime minister and a cabinet, with two being responsible to the legislature of a state.

A parliamentary republic is a republic that operates under a parliamentary system of government where the executive branch derives its legitimacy from and is accountable to the legislature (which is the parliament). There are a number of variations of parliamentary republics. Most have a clear differentiation between the head of government and the head of state. The head of government holding real power, much like constitutional monarchies. Some have combined the roles of head of state and head of government, much like presidential systems. Only with a dependency upon parliamentary power.

A republic is a form of government in which the country is considered a public matter. It's not the private concern or property of the rulers, where offices of state are elected or appointed, rather than inherited. It is a government where the head of state is not a monarchy and government leaders exercise power according to the rule of law.

According to Article 97 of the constitution, most executive powers of the Somali government are vested in the Council of Ministers. The incumbent President of Somalia is Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed. Omar Abdirashid Ali Sharmarke is the national Prime Minister.

Human environment interaction refers to the ways people change their environment and how the environment changes them.

One of the crops grown in Somalia is Maize
Sorghum is used for food, fodder, and the production of alcoholic beverages.
Cowpea

All these crops and more are grown in Somalia and used for food plus more.

Technical Engineer
You could be a fisherman, in his case he hunts bull sharks
Or you could be a technician

These are all good and common jobs that pay well

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