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5 Matching questions

  1. Sundiata
  2. Ifriqiya
  3. Disparity
  4. Intermittent
  5. Mali
  1. a stopping and starting at irregular intervals
  2. b The Lion Prince; a member of the Keita clan; created a unified state that became the Mali Empire; died about 1260
  3. c inequality; difference
  4. d The Arabic term for eastern north Africa; the term used by the Romans for Africa.
  5. e located between Senegal and Niger rivers; created by Malinke people who broke away from Ghana in 13th century; First leader Sundiata; Mansa Musa great leader ruled 25 years, made epic hajj to Mecca; controlled gold-salt trade; built great mosque at Jenne; Timbuktu Islamic center of learning; 13th-15th centuries

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. Collective name of a large group of sub-Saharan African languages and of the peoples speaking these languages.
  2. Great mosque made of mud built here; major center for iron-working and trade; center for Islamic learning and scholarship
  3. the region of Africa under or south of the Sahara Desert
  4. African societies organized around kinshp or other forms of obligation and lacking the concentration of political power and authority associated with states
  5. Ethiopian king and monarch of Zagwe dynasty who directed a remarkable building project in which 11 great churches were sculpted from rock into the ground

5 True/False questions

  1. Maghriblocated between Senegal and Niger rivers; created by Malinke people who broke away from Ghana in 13th century; First leader Sundiata; Mansa Musa great leader ruled 25 years, made epic hajj to Mecca; controlled gold-salt trade; built great mosque at Jenne; Timbuktu Islamic center of learning; 13th-15th centuries

          

  2. Muhammad the Great(Askia Muhammad)City, now in ruins (in the modern African country of ____________), whose many stone structures were built between about 1250 and 1450, when it was a trading center and the capital of a large state.

          

  3. Prodigalityextravagant wastefulness; profuse generosity; extreme abundance; lavishness

          

  4. AnimismA religious outlook that sees gods in many aspects of nature and propriates them to help control and explain nature. the belief that spirits are present in animals, plants, and other natural objects.

          

  5. TimbuktuCollective name of a large group of sub-Saharan African languages and of the peoples speaking these languages.