Challenges for development in deserts

In this lesson, we will examine the challenges of developing a hot desert environment. We will investigate: extreme temperatures, water supply and inaccessibility.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.Which of the following are opportunities for development in hot deserts?

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Q2.Valuable minerals in the Sahara Desert include...

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Q3.Solar energy can be used to produce...

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Q4.Farming in the desert is possible due to...

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Q5.Tourists visit the Sahara Desert to take part in activities such as...

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.Which of the following are opportunities for development in hot deserts?

1/5

Q2.Valuable minerals in the Sahara Desert include...

2/5

Q3.Solar energy can be used to produce...

3/5

Q4.Farming in the desert is possible due to...

4/5

Q5.Tourists visit the Sahara Desert to take part in activities such as...

5/5

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What are the challenges of developing in hot desert environments?

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Q1.Which of the following are challenges to development in hot deserts?

1/5

Q2.High temperatures can mean...

2/5

Q3.Some areas of the Sahara only receive...

3/5

Q4.Providing medical care to remote villages is hard because...

4/5

Q5.How many days does it take to move salt from the mines in Mali out of the desert...

5/5

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Quiz:

What are the challenges of developing in hot desert environments?

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Q1.Which of the following are challenges to development in hot deserts?

1/5

Q2.High temperatures can mean...

2/5

Q3.Some areas of the Sahara only receive...

3/5

Q4.Providing medical care to remote villages is hard because...

4/5

Q5.How many days does it take to move salt from the mines in Mali out of the desert...

5/5

Lesson summary: Challenges for development in deserts

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