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African History
transmitted
Griot
Verbal
genealogies
Passed on
A West African storyteller
using spoken words
a record or account of the ancestry and desent of a person, f…
transmitted
Passed on
Griot
A West African storyteller
African History
List the major extant primate species,…
List at least three extinct species th…
What do we know about three of the spe…
List the characteristics in the order…
Homo sapiens... chimpanzee... gorilla ... orangutan... gibbon... monkey ... lemur
homo erectus... australopithecus... homo habilis
Early primates- were around 65 mya... Australopithecus- around 7…
bipedalism, then control fire, make rough spear, language, co…
List the major extant primate species,…
Homo sapiens... chimpanzee... gorilla ... orangutan... gibbon... monkey ... lemur
List at least three extinct species th…
homo erectus... australopithecus... homo habilis
African History Semester Exam
What is the oldest African civilization?
What was not a feature of classical Su…
What were the major commodities traded…
What is animism?
Kemet
writing
gold and salt
The belief that everything in existence has a soul or belief…
What is the oldest African civilization?
Kemet
What was not a feature of classical Su…
writing
African History
After slave trade ended, Europeans wer…
Colonialism
Imperialism
Why did Europeans want to establish co…
natural resources & raw materials, to expand trade routes, to…
is forced control of one nation by another nation.
is Empire building by taking over other countries' government…
to expand their empire, spread Christianity and control Afric…
After slave trade ended, Europeans wer…
natural resources & raw materials, to expand trade routes, to…
Colonialism
is forced control of one nation by another nation.
15 terms
African History
Which African languages were spoken in…
Main sources of thinking called Ethiop…
What happened in the 1920s to affect b…
How did African independence change th…
Ibo/Ndogan. Black English. Creole.
Ancient Egypt. Aaron Douglas.
Harlem Renaissance, UNIA
Motivated them to travel to Africa.
Which African languages were spoken in…
Ibo/Ndogan. Black English. Creole.
Main sources of thinking called Ethiop…
Ancient Egypt. Aaron Douglas.
African History: Unit 2
Kemet
Egypt
Aksum
physical geography Africa
This word means the "Black Land". The Egyptians called their…
Name given to Kemet by the Greeks. This civilization develope…
Kingdom that traces its roots to King Solomon and Queen of Sh…
Africa stretches from approximately 30 degrees north to 30 de…
Kemet
This word means the "Black Land". The Egyptians called their…
Egypt
Name given to Kemet by the Greeks. This civilization develope…
25 terms
African Nubia and African History
Al-Bakri
Leo Africanus
Ibn Battuta
Karl Mauch
Arab geographer who obtained information about Africa from Ar…
Moroccan educator who visited the empire of Songhay and wrote…
Berber geographer
...
Al-Bakri
Arab geographer who obtained information about Africa from Ar…
Leo Africanus
Moroccan educator who visited the empire of Songhay and wrote…
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Figures in African American History
Medgar Evers
Toni Morrison
Ida B. Wells
John Mitchell Jr.
(1925-1963) Director of the NAACP in Mississippi. He helped i…
(b. 1931) African American writer who won the Nobel Prize in…
(1862-1931) Journalist who spoke out against segregation and…
(b. 1951) Along with Wilbur Jackson, was the first African Am…
Medgar Evers
(1925-1963) Director of the NAACP in Mississippi. He helped i…
Toni Morrison
(b. 1931) African American writer who won the Nobel Prize in…
44 terms
African History
Slave Trade
Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade
European Colonization to America
Triangular Trade
Long before white Europeans began shipping slaves overseas, A…
Slave trade between the 15th & 19th centuries across the Atla…
Originally used Native Americans for slave labor, however dis…
Trade of goods and slaves between Europe, the Americas, and A…
Slave Trade
Long before white Europeans began shipping slaves overseas, A…
Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade
Slave trade between the 15th & 19th centuries across the Atla…
10 terms
African history
Nigeria
South sudan
Mali
Mozambique
This Country is currently Dealing woth acts of terrorism by b…
This is the newest african country founded in 2012
This country is named after a famous african trading kingdom…
The southernmost country the great rift valley runs
Nigeria
This Country is currently Dealing woth acts of terrorism by b…
South sudan
This is the newest african country founded in 2012
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…
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African History
List the major extant primate species,…
List at least three extinct species th…
What do we know about three of the ext…
List the characteristics in the order…
Homo sapiens... chimpanzee... gorilla ... orangutan... gibbon... monkey ... lemur
homo erectus... australopithecus... homo habilis
Early primates- were around 65 mya... Australopithecus- around 7…
bipedalism, then control fire, make rough spear, language, co…
List the major extant primate species,…
Homo sapiens... chimpanzee... gorilla ... orangutan... gibbon... monkey ... lemur
List at least three extinct species th…
homo erectus... australopithecus... homo habilis
African History
Imperialism
motives of imperialsim
Social Darwism
British
seizure of a country by a stronger one
-economic resources... -countries wanted more land
-theory that wealth is superior
-gained south Africa which had gold and diamonds... -Got Nigeria…
Imperialism
seizure of a country by a stronger one
motives of imperialsim
-economic resources... -countries wanted more land
18 terms
African History
Slave Trade
Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade
European Colonization to America
Triangular Trade
Long before white Europeans began shipping slaves overseas, A…
Slave trade between the 15th & 19th centuries across the Atla…
Originally used Native Americans for slave labor, however dis…
Trade of goods and slaves between Europe, the Americas, and A…
Slave Trade
Long before white Europeans began shipping slaves overseas, A…
Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade
Slave trade between the 15th & 19th centuries across the Atla…
African History
Swahili
nationalism
democracy
ethnic group
a Bantu language spoken in much of East Africa; also an ethni…
a feeling of pride in one's homeland.
a government over which citizens exercise power
"a group of people who share the same ancestors, culture, lan…
Swahili
a Bantu language spoken in much of East Africa; also an ethni…
nationalism
a feeling of pride in one's homeland.
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…
10 terms
AFRICAN HISTORY
Slaves
Opression
Discrimination
Prejudice
a person who is the property of and wholly subject to another…
the exercise of authority or power in a burdensome, cruel, or…
treatment or consideration of, or making a distinction in fav…
an unfavorable opinion or feeling formed beforehand or withou…
Slaves
a person who is the property of and wholly subject to another…
Opression
the exercise of authority or power in a burdensome, cruel, or…
11 terms
African History
slaves
oppression
discrimination
prejudice
a person who is the property of and wholly subject to another…
prolonged cruel or unjust treatment or control
treatment or consideration of, or making a distinction in fav…
an unfavorable opinion or feeling formed beforehand or withou…
slaves
a person who is the property of and wholly subject to another…
oppression
prolonged cruel or unjust treatment or control
10 terms
African History
Colonization
Nationalism
Scramble For Africa
Civil War
to take control of land and people who live there
a feeling that people have of being loyal to and proud of the…
was the invasion, occupation, division, colonization and anne…
a war between groups of people in the same country
Colonization
to take control of land and people who live there
Nationalism
a feeling that people have of being loyal to and proud of the…
73 terms
African History
1640-1795
Slave Castles
Palaver System
African Middlemen
African slave trade grew exponentially. It was highly competi…
Forts along the coast of West Africa designed to hold slaves…
Europeans trading their goods (guns, etc.) for slaves. It was…
African who went inland to capture slaves for Europeans
1640-1795
African slave trade grew exponentially. It was highly competi…
Slave Castles
Forts along the coast of West Africa designed to hold slaves…
11 terms
African History
slaves
oppression
discrimination
prejudice
a person entirely under the domination of some influence or p…
prolonged cruel or unjust treatment or control.
treatment or consideration of, or making a distinction in fav…
an unfavorable opinion or feeling formed beforehand or withou…
slaves
a person entirely under the domination of some influence or p…
oppression
prolonged cruel or unjust treatment or control.
African History
Swahili
Zulu Kingdom
Shaka kaSenzangakhona
Great Zimbabwe
Most common african language. Official language of Kenya, Som…
(1816-1887)Most well known tribe in pre-impearlist Africa. It…
(1787-1828 A.D) Leader of Zulu. Often hailed as the greatest…
(11th century-15 century)Largest city state in Africa. Profit…
Swahili
Most common african language. Official language of Kenya, Som…
Zulu Kingdom
(1816-1887)Most well known tribe in pre-impearlist Africa. It…
27 terms
African History
transmitted
Griot
Verbal
genealogies
Passed on
A West African storyteller
using spoken words
a record or account of the ancestry and desent of a person, f…
transmitted
Passed on
Griot
A West African storyteller
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…
11 terms
African History
slaves
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…
slaves
a person who is the legal property of another and is forced t…
oppression
prolonged cruel or unjust treatment or control
11 terms
African History
Slaves
oppression
discrimination
prejudice
a person who is the property of and wholly subject to another…
the exercise of authority or power in a burdensome, cruel, or…
an act or instance of discriminating, or of making a distinct…
an unfavorable opinion or feeling formed beforehand or withou…
Slaves
a person who is the property of and wholly subject to another…
oppression
the exercise of authority or power in a burdensome, cruel, or…
African History
The Bantu migrations moved people from…
Kingdom of Ghana
Kingdom of Mali
Songhai Empire
southeast Africa.
oldest of three biggest African kingdoms
richest of three biggest African kingdoms
largest of three biggest African kingdoms
The Bantu migrations moved people from…
southeast Africa.
Kingdom of Ghana
oldest of three biggest African kingdoms
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Chapter 1 Key Terms- African American History
savannah
Sudan
hominids
Homo erectus
Huge grassland
Term meaning land of of the black people. Stretches from Ethi…
Biological family to which humans belong to.
First upright man.
savannah
Huge grassland
Sudan
Term meaning land of of the black people. Stretches from Ethi…
10 terms
African History
Imperialism
Pan-Africanism
Nationalism
Apartheid
Controlling another country through military force
Uniting all Africans in the world together
Pride in one's country
Seperation by race in Africa
Imperialism
Controlling another country through military force
Pan-Africanism
Uniting all Africans in the world together
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African history
hunter-gatherer
Bantu
Kush
Axum
Nomadic groups whose food supply depends on hunting animals a…
A collective name for a large group of sub-Saharan African pe…
A flourishing civilization in the area of Nubia and traded wi…
A civilization that rose after the Kush decline around 200 CE…
hunter-gatherer
Nomadic groups whose food supply depends on hunting animals a…
Bantu
A collective name for a large group of sub-Saharan African pe…
23 terms
African American History
Jim Crow Laws
discrimination
segregation
NAACP
legalized racial discrimination and segregation
policy of treating someone differently based on race, gender,…
the practice of separating people based on race, gender, clas…
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People; c…
Jim Crow Laws
legalized racial discrimination and segregation
discrimination
policy of treating someone differently based on race, gender,…
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…
40 terms
African History
Why was salt so popular in West Africa ?
Christianity was...
Axum Controlled
Greate Zimbabwe-
Their diets, preserving food, and building homes
Unifying influence in Ethiopia
Trade routes
Major trading center of Southeast Africa. Literally means "Gr…
Why was salt so popular in West Africa ?
Their diets, preserving food, and building homes
Christianity was...
Unifying influence in Ethiopia
22 terms
african history
Mohammad
Bedouin
Mecca
yathrib
An Islamic prophet who is believed to be the one whom Allah t…
Arab nomads. They were organized into tribes and groups calle…
A city of western Saudi Arabia near the coast of the Red Sea.…
finial destination of Muhammad's hijra and the home of the fi…
Mohammad
An Islamic prophet who is believed to be the one whom Allah t…
Bedouin
Arab nomads. They were organized into tribes and groups calle…
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
37 terms
History African Americans Dates
1808
1800-1808
1820
1836
Slave Trade abolished
4,000 slaves were brought into South Carolina
Missouri Compromise- Missouri wants to become a slave state,…
Arkansas enters the Union as a slave state
1808
Slave Trade abolished
1800-1808
4,000 slaves were brought into South Carolina
31 terms
African History
Plantation
Extended Family
Provinces
Kush
large farms that grow crops for sale
Families made up of several generations
areas of land that Ghana, Mali and Songhai divided into
made a trade monopoly on Africa's interior
Plantation
large farms that grow crops for sale
Extended Family
Families made up of several generations
World History | African Leaders
Idi Amin
Muammar al-Gaddafi
Jomo Kenyatta
Nelson Mandela
He was notoriously brutal, and possibly insane, as the presid…
He seized control of Libya from King Idris I and was protecte…
He was the first president of Kenya, and his doctoral thesis…
He was a longtime prisoner of Robben Island and led the Afric…
Idi Amin
He was notoriously brutal, and possibly insane, as the presid…
Muammar al-Gaddafi
He seized control of Libya from King Idris I and was protecte…
11 terms
African History
Slaves
Oppression
Discrimination
Prejudice
A person who is property of someone else; a bond servant.
Prolonged cruel or unjust treatment or control
A treatment against to a person that comes from another relig…
A bad opinion or felling formed without knowledge thought or…
Slaves
A person who is property of someone else; a bond servant.
Oppression
Prolonged cruel or unjust treatment or control
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…
31 terms
african history
Primative africa
Wild and dangerous Africa
Exotic Africa
Unspoiled and utopian Africa
A continent that failed to develop/modernize (static tribes e…
Impenetrable jungles... • Vast and traitorous deserts ... • Wild an…
Stressing the differences:... • People in colorful and unfamilia…
Similar to primitive and wild Africa... • Africa as pure and goo…
Primative africa
A continent that failed to develop/modernize (static tribes e…
Wild and dangerous Africa
Impenetrable jungles... • Vast and traitorous deserts ... • Wild an…
9 terms
African history
The Sahara desert
The Sahara
The Sahel
Semiarid
Worlds largest desert, over 3,500,000 square miles (30% of Af…
Camels were introduced to Africa by early Roman traders.... Befo…
Camels were introduced to Africa by early Roman traders.... Befo…
Life revolves around water.... Agriculture is only possible near…
The Sahara desert
Worlds largest desert, over 3,500,000 square miles (30% of Af…
The Sahara
Camels were introduced to Africa by early Roman traders.... Befo…
10 terms
African History
Independence
Nationalism
Prejudice
Imperialism
the fact or state of being independent.
patriotic feeling, principles, or efforts.
preconceived opinion that is not based on reason or actual ex…
a policy of extending a country's power and influence through…
Independence
the fact or state of being independent.
Nationalism
patriotic feeling, principles, or efforts.
10 terms
African History
Egyptian Civilization
Timbuktu
Fez
Benin
Connects Africa to other cultures
has famous trading routes, concerned about money, not land.
Early empires wanted control of trade, not land
showed advances in metallurgy before Europe
Egyptian Civilization
Connects Africa to other cultures
Timbuktu
has famous trading routes, concerned about money, not land.
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…
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…
6 terms
african history
suez canal
migrate means
suez canal is in
africa got most its independece in
canal that conects two seas
to move
eygpt
1953-1964
suez canal
canal that conects two seas
migrate means
to move
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 ?
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…
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
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