In west africa they had many struggles but also were a very strong an powerfull group. The people in west Africa were very together and thought as a whole. They were mostly known for cultures that were carried down and for traditions that they had. As the time changed west africa developed more advanced things, but we also use basic things they made up a very long time ago.
The location of west africa was a mostly land. They had water but not much. They had a very dry and flat land which they used mostly for growing crops. There were 4 different types of lands which were used for various reasons. An example of some of the regions were the savannah and the sahel.
Africa was very much known for there different traditions. They had a very advanced movement in dance and music. They knew many different ways and techinces to it. There drumming was very good and was known to play by most of the people. It was really not likely that at least one person in a family didnt know how to play the drums. :o
They were also very advanced in language. They spoke variouse languages and had schools to teach the poeple how to read write and other things. Education was a very important thing to the people in west africa. They knew that they didnt have as many resources so they lived in groups were they shared stuff other than each person having there own.