7 Major Facts About Cabo Verde 

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15 January 2024 

Ravi Shankar Kumar || ExamVatika.com

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Cabo Verde is also known as Cape Verde which comprises a group of islands that lie off the west coast of Africa. 

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Cabo Verde is located nearby Senegal and is the nearest point on the continent. 

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This volcanic archipelago includes 10 islands and 5 islets, divided into the windward and leeward groups. 

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The climate of Cabo Verde is generally moderate. The climate is characterized by stable temperatures with extreme aridity. 

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The terrain of the Cabo Verde islands varies from the geologically older, flatter islands in the east and the newer, more mountainous islands in the west.

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The overwhelming majority of the population of Cabo Verde is of mixed European and African descent and is often referred to as mestico or Crioulo.

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The capital of Cabo Verde is Praia. Portuguese and Cape Verdean Creole is the spoken language of Cape Verde.