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Due to its location near the equator, DRC has a _______ climate.
The forests here are known as Evergreen forests because...
These regions are hot and receive heavy rainfall throughout the year. As there is no particular dry season, the trees do not shed their leaves at the same time. Thus, the forests always appear green. This is the reason they are called evergreen forests.
Some important trees that grow in these forests are...
Ebony, coconut, rubber, oil palms, mahogany, rosewood, rubber and cinchona are some of the commercially important trees that grow in the tropical evergreen forests.
The special mammal found only in the forests of Congo is...
The Congo rainforest is famous for its wildlife, which include forest elephants, okapi, hippos, leopards, chimpanzees, and bonobos, among many other species.
Which of the following is not true about Equatorial forests?
The DRC is surrounded by ________ neighbouring countries.
The DRC is bordered by 9 countries: Angola, Burundi, the Central African Republic, the Republic of the Congo, Rwanda, South Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda, and Zambia.
The _____River flows through the country.
The Congo River system runs through the Republic of the Congo, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, the Central African Republic, western Zambia, northern Angola, and parts of Cameroon and Tanzania, according to National Geographic.
_______ is the main occupation of Congolese.
_______ are a few minerals found in the country.
_____ and _____ are the main cash crops.