Nigeria's Economic System & Lack of Economic Growth


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Nigeria is located in

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1. Historically, what has provided the economic base for Nigeria?

2. Being rich in natural resources, yet poorer than many countries with less resources is known as the

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz/worksheet combination will measure your comprehension of the economic systems and lack of economic growth in Nigeria. Topics discussed include where Nigeria is located and what has historically been Nigeria's economic base.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In these assessments you'll be tested on the following:

  • The term for being rich in natural resources, yet poorer than many countries with fewer resources
  • Which event is responsible for creating a resource curse in Nigeria
  • Facts about Nigeria's economy

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information given about Nigeria's economy
  • Information recall- access the knowledge you've gained regarding the geography and history of Nigeria
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about Nigeria's economic setbacks and struggles

Additional Learning

If you would like to learn more about this topic, review the lesson called Nigeria's Economic System & Lack of Economic Growth. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Learn more about the oil industry's impact on Nigeria's economy
  • Discuss the economic concept of 'paradox of plenty'
  • Get a better understanding of how Muslim extremism has had a devastating effect on the country of Nigeria