5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Stateless societies
- a An African Kingdom, in what is now Ethiopia and Eritrea, that reached the height of its power in the fourth century A.D.
- b Why did the Bantu people migrate?
- c Cultural groups in which authority is shared by lineages of equal power instead of being exercised by a central government.
- d The belief that spirits are present in animals, plants, and other natural objects.
- e a new form of agriculture in Aksum, in which stepped ridges constructed on mountain slopes help retain water and reduce erosion.
5 Multiple choice questions
- Who was the original founder of Aksum?
- A desert roughly the size of the United States
- Which empire governed in independent city states?
- A language brought to Aksum by its early Arab inhabitants
- First great ruler of Songhai
5 True/False questions
Islam → An African Kingdom, in what is now Ethiopia and Eritrea, that reached the height of its power in the fourth century A.D.
Mutapa → a West African empire that flourished after Ghana fell and grew rich from trade.
Djenne Djeno → The oldest known city in Africa South of the Sahara, it was discovered in 1977, with artifacts dating back from 250 B.C.
Savanna → A desert roughly the size of the United States
Hausa → Means "War Chief"