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Tanzanian Fact 1 (Dec. 3–Dec. 9, 2006)

Tanzania exports several wonderful things, including gold and cashews.

Tanzanian Fact 2 (Dec. 10–Dec. 16, 2006)

Tanzania resulted from the union of Tanganyika and Zanzibar in 1964.

Tanzanian Fact 3 (Dec. 17–Dec. 23, 2006)

For a country a little bigger than Texas, Tanzania has a lot of big things in it.  Mt. Kilimanjaro, Africa’s highest mountain; Lake Victoria, Africa’s largest lake; and Lake Tanganyika, Africa’s deepest (and second largest) lake are all in Tanzania.

Tanzanian Fact 4 (Dec. 24–Dec. 30, 2006)

Tanzania has 6.513 billion m³ (230 billion ft³) of natural gas in reserve, but doesn’t use any of its reserves.  Tanzania produces just as much natural gas as it uses.