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African History
Types of historical evidence
Major subsistence strategies
Pre-colonial states and societies
Gerentocracy
Written, genetic, archeological, linguistic, spoken
Industrialism -- cultivaters produce for their family but als…
Aksumite Empire, Ancient Carthage, Kingdom of Zimbabwe, Mali…
Rule by elders, e.g.: Djenne-Djeno, pro: stable society/every…
Types of historical evidence
Written, genetic, archeological, linguistic, spoken
Major subsistence strategies
Industrialism -- cultivaters produce for their family but als…
90 terms
African History
Ose Bantsu
yunik
Slavery in early 1800s
Islam
questions the receding of the slave trade. Claim it is their…
perfect male slaves bc they were castrated
intensified in east but suppressed in west
mass culture
Ose Bantsu
questions the receding of the slave trade. Claim it is their…
yunik
perfect male slaves bc they were castrated
27 terms
African History
Stateless societies
Polygyny
Middle Passage
Abolition
Little concentration of authority
having more than one wife at a time
A voyage that brought enslaved Africans across the Atlantic O…
A person who wanted to end slavery
Stateless societies
Little concentration of authority
Polygyny
having more than one wife at a time
35 terms
African history
Geography
Key rivers
Key deserts
River civilization
Great Rift Valley, Nile, one solid plate
Nile, benue, Niger, Congo, orange, white Nile
Sahara, Namib, kalahari
Early food producing states, located near key rivers
Geography
Great Rift Valley, Nile, one solid plate
Key rivers
Nile, benue, Niger, Congo, orange, white Nile
24 terms
African History
Sahel
Savana
Sahara
Desertification
A simi-wet aria of land connecting the Savanna to the Congo B…
A large flat grassy aria with a few trees. The are many anima…
A large dessert in the the north west part of Africa. The Sah…
When a simi-wet aria turns into a dessert. This happens to th…
Sahel
A simi-wet aria of land connecting the Savanna to the Congo B…
Savana
A large flat grassy aria with a few trees. The are many anima…
16 terms
african history
national banks of nigeria
kau
40 group
hands off british empire
1920s it started. giving loans out to african small cropers.…
kenya African Union- started in 1940s 50s. started by jomo ke…
gang in slums outside of nairobi. 75,000 of them. they lived…
churchill's movement saying that africans were not educated o…
national banks of nigeria
1920s it started. giving loans out to african small cropers.…
kau
kenya African Union- started in 1940s 50s. started by jomo ke…
11 terms
AFRICAN HISTORY
slave
oppression
discrimination
prejudice
a person who is the legal property of another and is forced t…
prolonged cruel or unjust treatment or control
the unjust or prejudicial treatment of different categories o…
preconceived opinion that is not based on reason or actual ex…
slave
a person who is the legal property of another and is forced t…
oppression
prolonged cruel or unjust treatment or control
65 terms
African History
Darwin and Evolution
Hominids
Carbon 14 Dating
Homo Habilis
Darwin was a naturalist who noticed finches and other species…
Ancient bones of our human ancestors... They walked on 2 legs, w…
When people die, they collect a radioactive isotope called ca…
'clever, handy man'... Dates to about 2 million years ago... Made s…
Darwin and Evolution
Darwin was a naturalist who noticed finches and other species…
Hominids
Ancient bones of our human ancestors... They walked on 2 legs, w…
75 terms
African History
sahel
ITCZ
tsetste fly
Tassili-n-Ajjer
the arid area on the S flank of the Sahara desert that stretc…
Intertropical convergence zone (ITCZ), also called equatorial…
any of several bloodsucking African flies of the genus Glossi…
one of the most famous North African sites of rock painting.…
sahel
the arid area on the S flank of the Sahara desert that stretc…
ITCZ
Intertropical convergence zone (ITCZ), also called equatorial…
87 terms
African History
Anthropology
pastoralism
subsistence practices
pastoralism in Africa
The study of humans in society, or it can also be thought of…
-keeping domesticated animals and living of them and living o…
influenced by the type of foodstuffs available and the cultur…
an adaption to a grassland environment where large herd anima…
Anthropology
The study of humans in society, or it can also be thought of…
pastoralism
-keeping domesticated animals and living of them and living o…
44 terms
African History
Most of Africa is a...
What is the Sahel
Why was the Niger River important?
What is the Sahara?
Plateau
A place with grasslands in Africa
It was a reliable water source, so it helped trade, travel, a…
Northern part of Africa, mostly desert.
Most of Africa is a...
Plateau
What is the Sahel
A place with grasslands in Africa
African History
Benin
Côte d'Ivoire
Ghana
Liberia
(Porto-Novo) WA
(Yamoussoukro) WA
(Accra) WA
(Monrovia) WA
Benin
(Porto-Novo) WA
Côte d'Ivoire
(Yamoussoukro) WA
11 terms
African History
slaves
oppression
discrimination
prejudice
people who spend their lives to work for others
the state of being kept down by unjust use of force or author…
Behaving differently, usually unfairly, toward the members of…
A negative attitude toward an entire category of people, ofte…
slaves
people who spend their lives to work for others
oppression
the state of being kept down by unjust use of force or author…
29 terms
African History
stateless societies
indigenous
pantheism
secular
african societies organized around kingship or other forms of…
originating or occurring naturally in a particular place; nat…
the belief that the Universe is identical with divinity, or t…
denoting attitudes, activities, or other things that have no…
stateless societies
african societies organized around kingship or other forms of…
indigenous
originating or occurring naturally in a particular place; nat…
10 terms
African History
imperialism
nationalism
Pan-Africanism
artificial borders
the time period when Europeans conquered land in Africa and A…
Pride in one's country
when African people all came together to acknowledge their sh…
borders drawn that ignored pre-existing African cultures
imperialism
the time period when Europeans conquered land in Africa and A…
nationalism
Pride in one's country
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Africa - East African Trade Kingdoms
Axum
Axum profited from its two main cities
East African City-States
Swahili
Ethiopia: very agricultural and converted to Christianity... kin…
Port of Adulis: Red Sea... Upland capital city of Axum
strong independent surplus coastal city states... had growing tr…
trade language developed
Axum
Ethiopia: very agricultural and converted to Christianity... kin…
Axum profited from its two main cities
Port of Adulis: Red Sea... Upland capital city of Axum
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African History
From the east of Africa to the West is…
Nile cataracts limited contact between
How many oases does the Sahara have?
Desertification
NYC to Moscow
Egypt sub-Saharan Africa
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Overgrazing lands
From the east of Africa to the West is…
NYC to Moscow
Nile cataracts limited contact between
Egypt sub-Saharan Africa
22 terms
African History
Ecotourism
Agricultural Revolution
Deforestation
Lingua France
Tourism directed toward exotic often threaten natural environ…
Period when humans started growing crops instead of gathering…
When people cut down trees for environmental reasons and to h…
A language used to communicate with different tribes to condu…
Ecotourism
Tourism directed toward exotic often threaten natural environ…
Agricultural Revolution
Period when humans started growing crops instead of gathering…
24 terms
African history
David Livingstone
Dahomey
Berlin conference
Benguela
Studied medicine and later join the London missionary society…
Fon kingdom who were very military powerful. The fon people w…
(1884-85) Was called by Portugal, Otto van Bismarck. It was b…
Was founded in 1617. They had copper, ivory, & slaves. Heavil…
David Livingstone
Studied medicine and later join the London missionary society…
Dahomey
Fon kingdom who were very military powerful. The fon people w…
20 terms
african history
White Saviour Industrial Complex
Berlin Conference
King Leopold
L'Etudiant Noir
Media Constantly pushing Africa "to be saved". It legitimizes…
Nov 1884 - April 1885. 14 Europowers convene to "restrain exp…
King of Belgium and essentially owned the Congo. Tells people…
Student newspaper started by Cesaire, Damas, and Senghor. Enc…
White Saviour Industrial Complex
Media Constantly pushing Africa "to be saved". It legitimizes…
Berlin Conference
Nov 1884 - April 1885. 14 Europowers convene to "restrain exp…
13 terms
African History
Different Periods
Types of Rule
Pre-colonial Art
Ancient African Cultures
1) Pre-colonial Africa-... From beginning to 1885... Indigenous/…
1) Direct Rule (French)... French Speaking (Francophone)... Destr…
ALL art is made to be used/Practical... - Naturalistic Art-- Re…
1) Nok -- Terra Cotta Art/ West Africa/ Nigeria... 2) Yorba --... 3…
Different Periods
1) Pre-colonial Africa-... From beginning to 1885... Indigenous/…
Types of Rule
1) Direct Rule (French)... French Speaking (Francophone)... Destr…
30 terms
African history
KANU
1 960
1910
1964
Kenya African national Union .
what year did nigeria become independent ?
What year did South Africa become independent?
What year did Kenya become independent
KANU
Kenya African national Union .
1 960
what year did nigeria become independent ?
23 terms
African History
Christian missionaries
Jihad
jihad in hausaland
Skate Caliphate
-Start of 1800s... -Worked with two groups: elites trying to ree…
struggle for the soul/ faith
-Hausaland half Fulani (pastoralist) half Hausa (agricultural…
-Usman dan fodio was a Fulani who distinguished himself as a…
Christian missionaries
-Start of 1800s... -Worked with two groups: elites trying to ree…
Jihad
struggle for the soul/ faith
43 terms
African History
Bantu
Nilotic
Cushitic
Zanzibar
A language family out of Cameroon and central Africa. In the…
a language family based out of Sudan and northeast Africa, mo…
A language family that arose in Ethiopia. It is related to Se…
an archipelago off the coast of Mozambique. It has been inhab…
Bantu
A language family out of Cameroon and central Africa. In the…
Nilotic
a language family based out of Sudan and northeast Africa, mo…
19 terms
African History
Hosni Mubarak
Hosni Mubarak
Hosni Mubarak
Hosni Mubarak
Long time President of Egypt who stepped down in 2011
Omar Suleiman announced his resignation after a series of dem…
After defeating him in the 2005 election, he imprisoned Ayman…
In 2004, his Prime Minister, Atef Ebeid, resigned and was rep…
Hosni Mubarak
Long time President of Egypt who stepped down in 2011
Hosni Mubarak
Omar Suleiman announced his resignation after a series of dem…
African History
Ecotourism
Agriculture Revolution
Deforestation
Lingua Franca
A way of visiting natural areas that conserve the natural res…
A period in which humans began to grow crops instead of gathe…
The practice of cutting down forests for crops or urban use
The common language among several groups of people
Ecotourism
A way of visiting natural areas that conserve the natural res…
Agriculture Revolution
A period in which humans began to grow crops instead of gathe…
32 terms
History African
Plantation
Boers
Muhammad Ali
Livingstone
Large farm where peasants worked for low wages
Dutch settlers who settled in the interior of South Africa
Father of modern Egypt
Scottish missionary who explored Africa
Plantation
Large farm where peasants worked for low wages
Boers
Dutch settlers who settled in the interior of South Africa
20 terms
African History Terms -
Sahara Desert
Savannah
Sahel
Nuclear Family
Largest Desert in Africa
Tropical Grassland in Africa
The border of the desert and the savannah
A couple and there depended children
Sahara Desert
Largest Desert in Africa
Savannah
Tropical Grassland in Africa
14 terms
African history
Unitary
African Union
African Union
Imperialism
The pan-African wanted __________ among people of African des…
What was the African organization that was made of 53 African…
The__________ is a group that was organize to protest the poo…
Countries competing for land and power is called
Unitary
The pan-African wanted __________ among people of African des…
African Union
What was the African organization that was made of 53 African…
15 terms
African History
Zulu (Empire)
Zulu (Empire)
Zulu (Empire)
Zulu (Empire)
This polity refused an ultimatum from Henry Bartle Frere
This polity was defeated at the Battle of Ulundi
This group defeated the British at Isandlwana
This pioneered the use of the "buffalo horn" military formation
Zulu (Empire)
This polity refused an ultimatum from Henry Bartle Frere
Zulu (Empire)
This polity was defeated at the Battle of Ulundi
20 terms
African history
Griot
Rwandan genocide
Maghreb
Berbers
A historian. Tells stories about a tribe's history.
The Hutu government tried to kill the Tutsi population. 500,0…
Western or "place of sunset" part of Africa. Morocco, Algeria…
Farmers and no,ads living and working in North Africa. Tradin…
Griot
A historian. Tells stories about a tribe's history.
Rwandan genocide
The Hutu government tried to kill the Tutsi population. 500,0…
44 terms
African History
Dual mandate
"Gold, God, and glory"
Leopold II
Richard Leakey
fundamental principles of European imperialism in tropical Af…
Glory was to be found in the adventure and in the land they m…
Leopold II was the second King of the Belgians, and is chiefl…
Richard Erskine Frere Leakey is a Kenyan politician, paleoant…
Dual mandate
fundamental principles of European imperialism in tropical Af…
"Gold, God, and glory"
Glory was to be found in the adventure and in the land they m…
10 terms
African history
Liberia
Ghana and Mali
Kenya and Tanzania
Rwanda
Free of european influence during colonialism
Two western African countries that took the names of former t…
The Serengeti plain is located in what two countries
A genocide in this country was attempted in 1994 between the…
Liberia
Free of european influence during colonialism
Ghana and Mali
Two western African countries that took the names of former t…
26 terms
African History
Nile Valley Civilizations
African Drum
Mansa Musa
Factories
Kemet (Egypt) & Kush (Nubia) were apart of this civilization
Enslaved men & women were banned from using this musical inst…
Ruler of ancient Sudan, known for his pilgrimage from Mali to…
Africans were packed & chained in these dungeons of these for…
Nile Valley Civilizations
Kemet (Egypt) & Kush (Nubia) were apart of this civilization
African Drum
Enslaved men & women were banned from using this musical inst…
10 terms
African History
partition
artificial political boundaries
Scramble for Africa
Berlin Conference
division of land
borders made by humans not physical features
process of invasion, occupation and colonization of African l…
international meeting held to divide the lands to Africa betw…
partition
division of land
artificial political boundaries
borders made by humans not physical features
10 terms
African History
Slaves
Oppression
Discrimination
Prejudice
One who is the property of another and who must obey him or her
The exercise of authority or power in a burdensome, cruel, or…
Unfair treatment of a person, racial group, minority, etc; ac…
An act or instance of prejudging, esp. against a racial, reli…
Slaves
One who is the property of another and who must obey him or her
Oppression
The exercise of authority or power in a burdensome, cruel, or…
11 terms
African History
Slaves
Oppression
Discrimination
Prejudice
people who spend their lives to work for others
the state of being kept down by unjust use of force or author…
Behaving differently, usually unfairly, toward the members of…
A negative attitude toward people based on their membership i…
Slaves
people who spend their lives to work for others
Oppression
the state of being kept down by unjust use of force or author…
9 terms
african history
atlantic charter
nairobi
kwame nukrumah
white highlands
joint declaration released by us and brit following a meeting…
means swampy land. originated as railroad center. devastated…
showed much skill in missionary school. traveled to us. invol…
area where all white people reside so they dont get malaria.
atlantic charter
joint declaration released by us and brit following a meeting…
nairobi
means swampy land. originated as railroad center. devastated…
10 terms
African history
Mali empire
Songhai empire
Mali empire
Somghai empire
Mansa musa was a leader in this empire
Flourished from 1460-1600 AD
Flourished from 1200-1450
Took over rival empire and expanded east
Mali empire
Mansa musa was a leader in this empire
Songhai empire
Flourished from 1460-1600 AD
15 terms
African History
Eurocentric
Afrocentric
Neolithic Revolution
Iron Revolution
Beginning in the 16th century with the development of Europea…
The Afrocentric perspective developed in the 19th century in…
The Neolithic Revolution was the transition from hunting and…
Beginning in the 2nd millenium BC, the Iron Revolution in Afr…
Eurocentric
Beginning in the 16th century with the development of Europea…
Afrocentric
The Afrocentric perspective developed in the 19th century in…
74 terms
African History
South Africa
Lesotho
Swaziland
Mozambique
Multiple capitals (Legislative: Capetown, Judicial: Bloemfont…
Completely within South African boundaries set after the Boer…
Surrounded by South Africa on the South, North, and West, and…
Colonized by Portugal; many diseases are common; channel with…
South Africa
Multiple capitals (Legislative: Capetown, Judicial: Bloemfont…
Lesotho
Completely within South African boundaries set after the Boer…
30 terms
African History Terms -
Sahara Desert
Savannah
Sahel
Nuclear Family
Largest Desert in Africa
Tropical Grassland in Africa
The border of the desert and the savannah
A couple and there depended children
Sahara Desert
Largest Desert in Africa
Savannah
Tropical Grassland in Africa
51 terms
Africa and Africans AP WORLD
Where was slavery traditional
islamic view of slavery
factories
Success for portuegese in africa comes…
West africa and central africa... african rulers used it as a pu…
slavery of non muslims is fine but considered illegal to ensl…
trading fortresses with resident merchants and secure docking…
ability to tap into preexisting trade routes to which they ca…
Where was slavery traditional
West africa and central africa... african rulers used it as a pu…
islamic view of slavery
slavery of non muslims is fine but considered illegal to ensl…
8 terms
Ancient Africa- Earliest African Civilizations
Domesticated
Grew
Worked with
Animism
Animals
wheat and yams
Metal pottery jewerly
spirits play an important role in daily life and are present…
Domesticated
Animals
Grew
wheat and yams
9 terms
african history
refugee
nomad
herder
drought
a person who has been forced to leave their country in order…
a member of a people having no permanent home and who travel…
a person who looks after a herd of livestock or makes a livin…
a prolonged period of abnormally low rainfall; a shortage of…
refugee
a person who has been forced to leave their country in order…
nomad
a member of a people having no permanent home and who travel…
51 terms
African history
mali
mansa musa
deforestation
sundiata keita
centered around the Niger river
1st Muslim west African ruler, ruined economy with his insane…
impact on ecology, used trees for charcoal(causes sahara to e…
founded mali
mali
centered around the Niger river
mansa musa
1st Muslim west African ruler, ruined economy with his insane…
35 terms
African History
Sold good rather than slaves... Rise of A…
Had control of the palm oil trade (187…
Early 1800's Jaja was taken out of bus…
Tools of Empire
Legitimate Changes
Jaja of Opobo
Jaja & Crowther
Medicine (quinine): built immue system to fight malaria... Steam…
Sold good rather than slaves... Rise of A…
Legitimate Changes
Had control of the palm oil trade (187…
Jaja of Opobo
10 terms
African history
Sahara desert
The great Rift Valley
Congo river
Plateaus
Worlds largest desert that covers almost all of Northern Africa
East of the Sahara and a collection of moutains
Runs trough central Africa
High, flat land areas
Sahara desert
Worlds largest desert that covers almost all of Northern Africa
The great Rift Valley
East of the Sahara and a collection of moutains
88 terms
African History
Pied Noirs
National Liberation Front (FLN)
Frantz Fanon
The Oran Massacre
translated literally means black feet. not only french citize…
1954- attempted to unite various factions that emerged under…
sent to algeria by french to work in a mental hospital; treat…
July 5th 1962 algeria gains independence. That very day, hund…
Pied Noirs
translated literally means black feet. not only french citize…
National Liberation Front (FLN)
1954- attempted to unite various factions that emerged under…
64 terms
African History
Zamana Masafent
Solomonic Lineage
Mamluks
Kongo Kingdom
-Era of princes and fragmentation... -No clear emperor or king... -…
-Refers to order of royal lineage in Ethiopia... -Lays claim to…
-military slaves... -started as slave class in Egypt then seized…
-Major supplier of Atlantic slave trade... -Supplying of slaves…
Zamana Masafent
-Era of princes and fragmentation... -No clear emperor or king... -…
Solomonic Lineage
-Refers to order of royal lineage in Ethiopia... -Lays claim to…
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