Q. Which of the following area/areas associated with Pastoral nomadism?
1.Atlantic shores of North Africa
2.tundra region of Eurasia
3.The Great Prairies
Choose the correct answer from below given codes:

[A] 1 only

[B] 1 and 2 only

[C] 1 and 3 only

[D] 1, 2 and 3

Answer: B

Explanation: Pastoral nomadism is associated with three important regions.

  • The core region extends from the Atlantic shores of North Africa eastwards across the Arabian Peninsula into Mongolia and Central China.
  • The second region extends over the tundra region of Eurasia.
  • In the southern hemisphere there are small areas in South-West Africa and on the island of Madagascar.

Source: NCERT – Fundamental of Human Geography