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World History Unit 3 African Societies and Geography
Chapter 8, Section 1, Geography
Chapter 8, Section 1, Commonalities be…
History of Early West Africa
Chapter 8, Section 2, Migration
2 main deserts: Sahara and Kalahari, Expanding due to Desteri…
Basic social unit was the family, clans were formed with fami…
They developed an Iron Age without copper or bronze ages due…
Environmental, Political and Economic exist for push-pull fac…
Chapter 8, Section 1, Geography
2 main deserts: Sahara and Kalahari, Expanding due to Desteri…
Chapter 8, Section 1, Commonalities be…
Basic social unit was the family, clans were formed with fami…
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African geography, culture, history
Relationship between altitude and clim…
Desertification
Nile Valley
Role of Oceans
Temperature drops as elevation increases, temperature in high…
Turning semi-desert land into desert by cutting down trees an…
Fertile land in North Africa near the Nile River
Oceans set Africa apart from other regions and link it with t…
Relationship between altitude and clim…
Temperature drops as elevation increases, temperature in high…
Desertification
Turning semi-desert land into desert by cutting down trees an…
World History and Geography: Unit 1 Early Islamic and African History
Arabs
Location of Arabs
Allah
Kaaba
Were a semitie-speaking people who are located on the Arabian…
Arabian Peninsula
A supreme God, symbolized by a sacred stone
A massive sacred blaxk stone that all the tribes worship
Arabs
Were a semitie-speaking people who are located on the Arabian…
Location of Arabs
Arabian Peninsula
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History - African Geography
North Africa
West Africa
East Africa
Central Africa
North Africa
West Africa
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World Geography - African Countries
1
2
3
4
Rabat, Morocco
Algiers, Algeria
Tunis, Tunisia
Tripoli, Libya
1
Rabat, Morocco
2
Algiers, Algeria
18 terms
African History Geography Notes
Ivory Coast
Egypt
Libya
Tunisia
Ivory Coast
Egypt
14 terms
World History and Geography Vocabulary - Chapter 8: African Civilizations
Sahara
Sahel
savanna
Animism
A huge desert stretching across most of North Africa
Belt south of the Sahara where it transitions into savanna ac…
An area of grassland with scattered trees and bushes
Belief that objects, such as plants and stones, or natural ev…
Sahara
A huge desert stretching across most of North Africa
Sahel
Belt south of the Sahara where it transitions into savanna ac…
34 terms
African Geography, History and Government
Kenya
South Africa
Ethnic Group
Religious Group
In this African country, small bands of armed resistance forc…
Officials in this country's government created the Bantu Auth…
group of people who share many common characteristics, such a…
group of people who share a common belief system, usually in…
Kenya
In this African country, small bands of armed resistance forc…
South Africa
Officials in this country's government created the Bantu Auth…
African Vocab, World Geography
Silt
Oasis
Dictator
Desertification
Finely ground fertile soil. Good for growing crops. ... Floods a…
A wet and fertile area in a desert. ... Where a natural spring a…
Someone who rules a country with complete power.
The Spread of desert like conditions. ... As a result of OVERGR…
Silt
Finely ground fertile soil. Good for growing crops. ... Floods a…
Oasis
A wet and fertile area in a desert. ... Where a natural spring a…
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World History - African History
Sphere of influence
Imperialism
Mother Country
Colony
An area in a country where a foreign power has the exclusive…
A policy of building an empire to extend a nation's power and…
The European country that dominated
A settlement of people outside their home country but still l…
Sphere of influence
An area in a country where a foreign power has the exclusive…
Imperialism
A policy of building an empire to extend a nation's power and…
64 terms
World Geography African Nations
Monrovia
Liberia
Liberia
Americo-Liberians
Capital of Liberia
African nation possessing iron ore, timber, rubber, gold, and…
African nation was purchased by American Colonization Society…
These people established Liberia as a independent republic in…
Monrovia
Capital of Liberia
Liberia
African nation possessing iron ore, timber, rubber, gold, and…
34 terms
African History and Geography
The Kalahari Desert
The Atlas Mountains
The Niger, the Congo, and the Orange
The Zambezi and the Limpopo
A desert than spans much of southern Africa
Africa's longest mountain range
African rivers that run westward into the Atlantic Ocean
African rivers that empty into the Indian Ocean
The Kalahari Desert
A desert than spans much of southern Africa
The Atlas Mountains
Africa's longest mountain range
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World History and Geography Vocabulary - Chapter 8: African Civilizations
Sahara
Sahel
savanna
Animism
A huge desert stretching across most of North Africa
Belt south of the Sahara where it transitions into savanna ac…
An area of grassland with scattered trees and bushes
Belief that objects, such as plants and stones, or natural ev…
Sahara
A huge desert stretching across most of North Africa
Sahel
Belt south of the Sahara where it transitions into savanna ac…
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World History and Geography Vocabulary - Chapter 8: African Civilizations
Sahara
Sahel
savanna
Animism
Largest desert in the world
Belt south of the Sahara where it transitions into savanna ac…
An area of grassland with scattered trees and bushes
Belief that objects, such as plants and stones, or natural ev…
Sahara
Largest desert in the world
Sahel
Belt south of the Sahara where it transitions into savanna ac…
World History African vocab
Desertification
Bantu
nubia
patrilineal
The process by which fertile land becomes desert, typically a…
A major African language family. Collective name of a large g…
A civilization to the south of Egypt in the Nile Valley, note…
term for a family organization in which kinship ties are trac…
Desertification
The process by which fertile land becomes desert, typically a…
Bantu
A major African language family. Collective name of a large g…
36 terms
World History: African Kingdom
West african Empire;1400 CE; Timbuktu…
Kept oral traditions of tribal groups;…
built the songhai empire through conqu…
ancestors are traced through the father
Mali
griot
sunni ali
patrilineal
West african Empire;1400 CE; Timbuktu…
Mali
Kept oral traditions of tribal groups;…
griot
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World History - African Imperalism
Berlin Conference
Boers
Boer Wars
Indirect Rule
This was a meeting of European countries to divide up Africa…
Dutch settlers in South Africa
A conflict, lasting from 1899 to 1902, in which the Dutch and…
Colonial government in which local rulers are allowed to main…
Berlin Conference
This was a meeting of European countries to divide up Africa…
Boers
Dutch settlers in South Africa
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African geography, culture, & history
middle passage
triangular trade
african diaspora
James Bruce
trans-atlantic voyage to americas (worst leg, moved people)
middle passage, europeans gave guns to Africa, americas gave…
slave trade caused africans to be spread across the world
first major explorer of Africa... England 1770... discovered Lake T…
middle passage
trans-atlantic voyage to americas (worst leg, moved people)
triangular trade
middle passage, europeans gave guns to Africa, americas gave…
17 terms
World History -- African Imperialism
Berlin Conference
Boer/Boer War
Paternalism
Federal System
Conference between european nations to decide on the splittin…
Gold and other valuable minerals were found in Boer territory…
When one country treats another like its child, giving it wha…
Government split into several categories, a national one, a s…
Berlin Conference
Conference between european nations to decide on the splittin…
Boer/Boer War
Gold and other valuable minerals were found in Boer territory…
48 terms
African geography, culture, and history
Altitude and Climate
Desertification
Climate Zone: Tropical Wet
Climate Zone: Tropical Wet and Dry
the higher you get, the lower the temperature gets
turning of semidesert land into desert
Guinea-Great Rift Vally... covers narrow belt along the equator…
Largest climate zone... warm all year... summer-hot and wet ... winter…
Altitude and Climate
the higher you get, the lower the temperature gets
Desertification
turning of semidesert land into desert
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African Geography and History
Dahomey
Bechuanaland Protectorate
Upper Volta
Congo-Brazzaville
Benin
Botswana
Burkina Faso
Republic of Congo
Dahomey
Benin
Bechuanaland Protectorate
Botswana
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World History: African Kingdoms
Griots
Climate zones of Africa
Savannah
Rain forest
Professional story teller
Savannah, Rain-forest, Sahara
13 million sq. miles of grassy marsh land
Covers 37 countries, 15% of the land surface of africa is cov…
Griots
Professional story teller
Climate zones of Africa
Savannah, Rain-forest, Sahara
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African Geography + History
Where do Arabs live?
What religion do most Arabs practice?
What language do Arabs speak?
Where do the Ashanti live?
North Africa; Middle East
Islam
Arabic
Ghana
Where do Arabs live?
North Africa; Middle East
What religion do most Arabs practice?
Islam
36 terms
African Culture to History and Geography
family and ethnic groups
Art, Music and Oral Literature
Family
Dance
Where much of africa's cultural activities focus on
serve to reinforce existing religious and social patterns
Basic unit of South African Society
Most integral part of the African culture
family and ethnic groups
Where much of africa's cultural activities focus on
Art, Music and Oral Literature
serve to reinforce existing religious and social patterns
28 terms
African History -- Geography and Language
Africa is three times the size of...
What three things run through the cont…
Name the ecological belts of Africa
Two permanantly snow capped mountains?
united states
Tropic of Cancer... Equator... Tropic of Capricorn
Mediterranean climate, Sahara desert, Sahel, Savannah, Forest…
Mt Kenya, Mt Kilimanjaro
Africa is three times the size of...
united states
What three things run through the cont…
Tropic of Cancer... Equator... Tropic of Capricorn
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History African Geography Quiz
Ghana
Mali
Songhai
Benin
- home to different trading networks... - taxed trade (taxed peo…
- ruler: Mansa Musa: richest man of all time... - controlled gol…
- debatedly most powerful African state at the time... - Sonni A…
- ruled by foreign rulers (oba) around 1300s... - Ewuare (ruler)…
Ghana
- home to different trading networks... - taxed trade (taxed peo…
Mali
- ruler: Mansa Musa: richest man of all time... - controlled gol…
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African History Geography
What are some physical geographic char…
What does the majority of Africa depen…
What are some common sicknesses in Afr…
What causes these sicknesses?
Plateau's, variable rainfall, soils of low fertility, persist…
Farming
Malaria, sleeping disease, river blindness, and HIV/AIDS
Water and tropical climates
What are some physical geographic char…
Plateau's, variable rainfall, soils of low fertility, persist…
What does the majority of Africa depen…
Farming
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World History Northern African Capitals
Somalia
Djibouti
Ethiopia
Eritrea
Mogadishu
Djibouti
Addis Ababa
Asmara
Somalia
Mogadishu
Djibouti
Djibouti
17 terms
World History; African Kingdoms
Where is Axum?
Where is Great Zimbabwe?
Where is Ghana?
Where is Mali?
East Africa (horn)
Southeastern Africa (bottom)
West Africa
West Africa
Where is Axum?
East Africa (horn)
Where is Great Zimbabwe?
Southeastern Africa (bottom)
14 terms
World Geo- African Physical Geography
location
size
plateaus
mountains
between the Atlantic Ocean, the Mediterranean Sea, the Red Se…
- 3 times the size of the US... - 9.5 million miles sq
1. from space, looks like a series of steps... 2. mainly made of…
- Mt. Kenya (single mountain)... - Mt. Kilimanjaro (single mount…
location
between the Atlantic Ocean, the Mediterranean Sea, the Red Se…
size
- 3 times the size of the US... - 9.5 million miles sq
14 terms
World History African Capitals
Algeria
Cameroon
Egypt
Ethiopia
Algiers
Yaunde
Cairo
Addis Ababa
Algeria
Algiers
Cameroon
Yaunde
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World History: African Imperialism
Trading Asia Africa
mercantilism
Balance trade export import raw goods…
Colony
The slave trade ends. Europeans have begun creating __ empire…
Economic motives: : __ the prosperity of a nation depended on…
A __ of __ is when countries want to __ more than they __. Th…
is a settlement of people in a new territory, linked to a par…
Trading Asia Africa
The slave trade ends. Europeans have begun creating __ empire…
mercantilism
Economic motives: : __ the prosperity of a nation depended on…
16 terms
World history African Kingdom
Sahara
Savanna
Lineage
Patrilineal
Largest desert in Africa, lots of trade across the sahara
Grassland
Descendants of a common ancestors
Trace lineage through father
Sahara
Largest desert in Africa, lots of trade across the sahara
Savanna
Grassland
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World/ African History
List the 11 Republican canididates
What kind of government did the Greeks…
Who was Confucius?
What did Confucius believe?
Jeb Bush... Ben Carson... Ted Cruz... Marco Rubio ... Donald Duck... Krispy…
They developed small, independent communities
China's most influential scholar
He believed that China's government could be restored if soci…
List the 11 Republican canididates
Jeb Bush... Ben Carson... Ted Cruz... Marco Rubio ... Donald Duck... Krispy…
What kind of government did the Greeks…
They developed small, independent communities
12 terms
World history african
Sahara
Sahel
Savannah
Griots
The largests deserts in the north and kalahari in the south
The southern edge of the sahara desert.
Grassy plains
West African story teller
Sahara
The largests deserts in the north and kalahari in the south
Sahel
The southern edge of the sahara desert.
58 terms
Islam and African World History
ISLAM
Firdawsi
Omar Khayam
Harun Al Rashid
...
Persian, wrote in Arabic script, master picco was the "Shah N…
Scholar and astronomer, meditates on life, he was Iranian
5th caliph of the Abbasid Dynasty
ISLAM
...
Firdawsi
Persian, wrote in Arabic script, master picco was the "Shah N…
14 terms
African World History Vocab
Axum
Ghana
Mali
Songhai
Christian kingdom in modern day Ethiopia
West African kingdom that grew rich from taxing and trade
West African kingdom that flourished from 1235 to the 1400's…
West African empire that conquered Mali and controlled trade…
Axum
Christian kingdom in modern day Ethiopia
Ghana
West African kingdom that grew rich from taxing and trade
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World History African Vocabulary
Almoravids
Animism
Griot
Mali
A group of North Africans muslims who conquered Ghana
Belief that bodies of water, animals, tress, and other natura…
West African storyteller
Laid along the Niger river-allowed people to control trade-em…
Almoravids
A group of North Africans muslims who conquered Ghana
Animism
Belief that bodies of water, animals, tress, and other natura…
18 terms
World History: African Countries
Algeria
Cameroon
Egypt
Ethiopia
Algier
Yaounde
Cairo
Addis Ababa
Algeria
Algier
Cameroon
Yaounde
61 terms
World history African imperialism
Usman de Fodio
Shaka
Paternalistic
David Livingstone
Scholar, resister, & leader of islmalic revival
Zulu military leader in South Africa
Looking upon Africans as children who need taking care of
Explorer and missionary working to end slavery
Usman de Fodio
Scholar, resister, & leader of islmalic revival
Shaka
Zulu military leader in South Africa
14 terms
World History African Kingdoms
aksum
aksum
aksum
aksum
minted own coins
king ezana
official religion christianity
geez -- written and spoken language, one of the first to deve…
aksum
minted own coins
aksum
king ezana
8 terms
World History (African Civilizations)
Ghana
Mali
Timbuktu
Songhai
800-1100; king controlls gold/salt trade; islam is introduced
1200-1500; took control of trans-Saharan trade routes; Mansa…
Capital of Mali; center for trade and learning; forbidden to…
1450-1600; conquered Mali empire
Ghana
800-1100; king controlls gold/salt trade; islam is introduced
Mali
1200-1500; took control of trans-Saharan trade routes; Mansa…
19 terms
African Societies World History
Kush
Kush
Axum
Ezana
What Northeast African empire was heavily influenced by Egypt?
This Northeaster African empire peaked between 1700-1500 BC
What empire invades the African Empire of Kush?
Under what king did Axum become the first Christian state?
Kush
What Northeast African empire was heavily influenced by Egypt?
Kush
This Northeaster African empire peaked between 1700-1500 BC
21 terms
World Geography : African Countries and Capitals
Morocco
Algeria
Tunisia
Libya
Rabat
Algiers
Tunis
Tripoli
Morocco
Rabat
Algeria
Algiers
104 terms
World History Geography Exam
Canada
U.S.A.
Greenland
Mexico
Canada
U.S.A.
40 terms
World History: Early African Civilizations
In West Africa, what do the different…
Which two factors contributed most to…
Which list of regions is in order from…
Why did farming in Africa improved aro…
They are warm.
work and family
rain forest, savannah, Sahel, Sahara
People learned how to make iron tools.
In West Africa, what do the different…
They are warm.
Which two factors contributed most to…
work and family
35 terms
World History African Test
savanna
desert
desertification
trade
a grassy plain in tropical and subtropical regions, with few…
barren land area where little precipitation occurs
the process by which fertile land becomes desert, typically a…
the action of buying and selling good
savanna
a grassy plain in tropical and subtropical regions, with few…
desert
barren land area where little precipitation occurs
14 terms
World History African unit
Shara
Savanah
Sahel
What did the development of agricultur…
A large desert
The grassy plain of africa
The coastline of the sahara desert
Increased the lifespan and allowed nomadics to become farmers…
Shara
A large desert
Savanah
The grassy plain of africa
16 terms
Unit 5 World History: Islamic and African Kingdoms
Islamic Trade Routes
Mecca
Muhammad
The House of Wisdom:
The trading routes... that went through Arabia, the land largely…
A city located in Western Arabia... that is holy to Muslims. Thi…
Born in Arabia, the man who claimed to... be the final prophet o…
combination library, academy, and translation center. Scholar…
Islamic Trade Routes
The trading routes... that went through Arabia, the land largely…
Mecca
A city located in Western Arabia... that is holy to Muslims. Thi…
18 terms
World history African
Cataract
Bantu
Nubia
Sahara
A waterfall
West African language
Civilization on the upper Nile
Worlds largest desert
Cataract
A waterfall
Bantu
West African language
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