Geography location western africa, bordering the north atlantic ocean between cote d'ivoire and togo latitude: 5 degrees, 36 minutes north longitude: 0 degrees, 10 minutes east. Ghana is a country in africa, along the gulf of guinea, just a few degrees north of the equator wikimedia atlas of ghana ghana encompasses plains, low hills. Our ghana travel guide includes essential facts about the west african country geography: with a total area of essential facts and information you'll need to travel to botswana namibia. Katherine potter may 5, 2009 world history mr hjelmgren ghana: geography & environment ghana is located just north of the equator west africa it is bordered by cote d'ivoire, togo, and burkina faso.
All about ghana easy science for kids learn more all about ghana through our free science kids site fun geography facts for kids about ghana. Geography of ghana ghana's highest point is mount afadjato, seen here from the village of liati wote osu, ghanaghana is a country located on the gulf of guinea, only a few degrees north of the equator, therefore giving it a warm climate. Latitude and longitude of ghana is 8 degrees 00' n and 2 degrees 00' w find ghana latitude and longitude map showing comprehensive details including cities faqs and answers on history and geography. Ghana trivia quizzes in our geography category 20 ghana trivia questions to answer play our quiz games to test your knowledge how much do you know.
The northernmost part of ghana is pulmakong ghana is located on west africa's gulf of guinea only a few degrees north of the equator ancient ghana was located about 400 miles northwest. Ghana: ghana, first of the great medieval trading empires of western africa (fl 7th-13th century) it was situated between the sahara and the headwaters of the s n gal and niger rivers, in an area that now comprises southeastern mauritania and part of mali ghana was populated by soninke. Education, population, children, women's role - geography: facts about ghana.
The ghana geography is very interesting ghana is in west africa ghana has a lot of important landforms and cultures that resemble the ancient ghana. The course is designed to introduce students to aspects of the physical, socio-political, and economic factors that have shaped the physical and cultural landscape of ghana. World facts index ghana geography map of ghana ghana, which lies in the center of the west african coast, shares borders with the three french-speaking nations of c te d'ivoire to the west, togo to the east, and burkina faso (burkina, formerly upper volta) to the north. Geography of ghana [e a boateng] on amazoncom free shipping on qualifying offers.
Geography of ghana (q1987440) from wikidata jump to: navigation, search no description defined edit language label description also known as english: geography of ghana no description defined statements instance of geography of geographic location 0 references subclass of geography. Geography africa q: what countries border ghana a: quick answer the countries that border ghana are burkina faso, cote d'ivoire and togo ghana is situated in west africa and borders the gulf of guinea.
1 ghana geography, climate and population ghana is situated on the west coast of africa with a total area of 238 540 km2 the country has a north-south extent of about 670 km and a maximum east-west extent. Geography department, university of ghana, legion, accra, ghana 28 likes 266 were here college & university. Ghana is a country in africa, along the gulf of guinea, just a few degrees north of the equator wikimedia atlas of ghana ghana encompasses plains, low hills, rivers, lake volta, the world's largest artificial lake, dodi island and bobowasi island on the south atlantic ocean coast of ghana.
Five themes of geography-ghana by:magdalene relative location-a place in relation to another place(eg landmark) location-definition 1 ghana is located in the western part. Ghana's climate is broken down into 3 distinct conditions the southeast is very dry and warm, while the southwest is hot and humid, and the north is hot and dry. Teaching syllabus for geography (senior high school) rationale for teaching geography providing the critical foundation knowledge in the development of ghana the value of geography lies in helping people to understand and adapt to the dynamics of the environment in which they live. How developed is ghana how can we tell discover the answer here. Index: ancient ghana geography despite its name, the old empire of ghana is not geographically, ethnically, or in any other way, related to modern ghana.