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25 terms
African History
Impearilism
Sahara and Kalahari
Sahara
desertification
Claiming things for themselves
Two largest deserts. 40% of Africa is desert
Size of the United States. 90 oases
process of dry grass land into desert
Impearilism
Claiming things for themselves
Sahara and Kalahari
Two largest deserts. 40% of Africa is desert
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
9 terms
African history
Impact of physical environment on huma…
Importance of the Nile river
Responsibilities of the pharaoh
Nobles
Floods made the land arround it rich soil wich was great for…
It helped with Rich soil, water, food, and transportation
Made trade profitable and prevented wars
People from rich and powerful families
Impact of physical environment on huma…
Floods made the land arround it rich soil wich was great for…
Importance of the Nile river
It helped with Rich soil, water, food, and transportation
21 terms
African History
Ancient Egypt
Gold/Salt
Swahili Coast
100's of Languages=
Western Trading Empires: Ghana/Mali
Trade
trade with the Muslim empire
Diversity
Ancient Egypt
Western Trading Empires: Ghana/Mali
Gold/Salt
Trade
64 terms
African History
Menes
Amon-Re
Horus
Osiris
The Egyptian king that united upper and lower Egypt
The Egyptian God of Sun
The Egyptian God, that was/is a pharoh
The Egyptian God of the underworld, and pharoh; Judged the de…
Menes
The Egyptian king that united upper and lower Egypt
Amon-Re
The Egyptian God of Sun
30 terms
African History
malaria
hominins
Bantu expansion
Nubia
parasitic disease spread by mosquitoes. It is endemic in most…
Hominins are part of the family, or larger group of primates,…
expansion of Niger-Congo speaking populations from West Afric…
Name of region of upper Nile that extends past the sixth cata…
malaria
parasitic disease spread by mosquitoes. It is endemic in most…
hominins
Hominins are part of the family, or larger group of primates,…
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.
14 terms
african history
bantus
the Kush empire
the Axum empire
the great Zimbabwe empire
first humans to walk like us and were hunters and gatherers.…
located in modern day Sudan and south Sudan. End up being gre…
evolved from the Kush empire.they were known to be Christian…
a big empire that is in Zimbabwe
bantus
first humans to walk like us and were hunters and gatherers.…
the Kush empire
located in modern day Sudan and south Sudan. End up being gre…
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
19 terms
African History
who began to record the history of afr…
natural boundaries in africa
mufti of bobo
homo sapiens
an elderly historian from bobo africa
the sahara desert: northern africa and the rest of the contin…
...
tardy product of natural selection, homonids
who began to record the history of afr…
an elderly historian from bobo africa
natural boundaries in africa
the sahara desert: northern africa and the rest of the contin…
73 terms
African History
Askia Muhammad Toure
The Middle Passage
Dutch-Xhosa Wars
The Battle of Tondibi
Founded the Askia dynasty and used Islam to assert authority…
the route that slaves took from Africa to the new world
a series of nine wars or flare-ups (from 1779 to 1879) betwee…
the decisive confrontation in Morocco's 16th-century invasion…
Askia Muhammad Toure
Founded the Askia dynasty and used Islam to assert authority…
The Middle Passage
the route that slaves took from Africa to the new world
14 terms
African History
**Griots
Griots are responsible...
Ancient Bantu people were located...
African Bantu's movement was based on
African historians, storytellers, poet and musician
for preserving African histories and traditions
In central africa
Iron smelting and agriculture
**Griots
African historians, storytellers, poet and musician
Griots are responsible...
for preserving African histories and traditions
64 terms
African History
Menes
Amon-Re
Horus
Osiris
The Egyptian king that united upper and lower Egypt
The Egyptian God of Sun
The Egyptian God, that was/is a pharoh
The Egyptian God of the underworld, and pharoh; Judged the de…
Menes
The Egyptian king that united upper and lower Egypt
Amon-Re
The Egyptian God of Sun
34 terms
African History
Kwame Nkrumah and Ghana's independence
Convention Peoples Party
Jamatta (Jomo) Kenyatta and Kenya's in…
The Mau Mau Rebellion
-Lives in British Gold Coast (later Ghana) ... -launches decolon…
established by Kwame. ... -socialist political party in Ghana
-politician that becomes the first Kenyan president ... -leader…
Kenya(1951-1960)... -let the white man go back to Europe and the…
Kwame Nkrumah and Ghana's independence
-Lives in British Gold Coast (later Ghana) ... -launches decolon…
Convention Peoples Party
established by Kwame. ... -socialist political party in Ghana
13 terms
African History Terms
European Partitioning
Civil War
Political Boundaries
Nationalism
dividing of countries in Africa based on artificial borders
A war between people of the same country.
borders of countries
A strong feeling of pride in and devotion to one's country
European Partitioning
dividing of countries in Africa based on artificial borders
Civil War
A war between people of the same country.
8 terms
African History
The Suez Canal
How it's important
What caused the Suez Canal Crisis?
Another reason why it happened
An artificial river that cuts Sinai Peninsula and Egypt main…
Connects the Mediterranean to the Red Sea
Egypt was tied with the U.S.S.R. and UK and France didn't lik…
UK and France kind of lost the land as well
The Suez Canal
An artificial river that cuts Sinai Peninsula and Egypt main…
How it's important
Connects the Mediterranean to the Red Sea
9 terms
African History
KhoiKhoi-Dutch Wars
Who lost the KhoiKhoi-Dutch Wars?
Key Figures
Shaka Zulu
battle between Dutch and native Africans at Cape of Good Hope…
KhoiKhoi (diseases)
Dingiswayo, Zwide, King Shaka
Outcast-turned-warrior (Dingiswayo's army); est. Zulu State
KhoiKhoi-Dutch Wars
battle between Dutch and native Africans at Cape of Good Hope…
Who lost the KhoiKhoi-Dutch Wars?
KhoiKhoi (diseases)
African History
Assimilation
Imperialism
Apartheid
Pan-African Movement
Giving up one's own customs and adopting those of another cul…
A policy in which a strong nation seeks to dominate other cou…
A South African policy of complete legal separation of the ra…
the reaction to the terrible experiences of colonial rule and…
Assimilation
Giving up one's own customs and adopting those of another cul…
Imperialism
A policy in which a strong nation seeks to dominate other cou…
13 terms
African History
What is meant by the statement, "The s…
What resulted when the Portuguese beca…
Percale the major reason that the Tran…
Name 3 ways that the slave trade negat…
Started in the Ancient times, taking prisoners
Started to colonize, natural resources
Agriculture in the Americas was growing and they needed more…
1) Took strongest/brightest left Africa... 2) Declined the econo…
What is meant by the statement, "The s…
Started in the Ancient times, taking prisoners
What resulted when the Portuguese beca…
Started to colonize, natural resources
African History
What empire was akan ampire and kingdo…
What city in Mali is historically impo…
What is the name of the racial institu…
What was the First Nation in Africa to…
The Ashanti Empire
Timbuktu
Apartheid
Liberia
What empire was akan ampire and kingdo…
The Ashanti Empire
What city in Mali is historically impo…
Timbuktu
62 terms
African American History 358 FINAL
Gradual abolition laws
Black Migration to Boston
Richard Allen
Absalom Jones
...
...
late 18th-early 19th c., a minister, educator, writer, and on…
leader of the Free African society; Absalom Jones started his…
Gradual abolition laws
...
Black Migration to Boston
...
12 terms
African history
Is there one african culture?
French
English
Coastal forest zone
No
Africa=culture and learning
Africa=poor and desolate
Asante, Yoruba, dahomey
Is there one african culture?
No
French
Africa=culture and learning
24 terms
African History Vocabulary
Apartheid
Repression
Segregate
Dutch East India Company
Laws in South Africa that segregated blacks and whites, word…
The act of controlling by force
To separate or set apart from
Trading company that established a settlement in South Africa…
Apartheid
Laws in South Africa that segregated blacks and whites, word…
Repression
The act of controlling by force
5 terms
African American History
Jesse Owens
Malcolm X
Oprah Winfrey
Katherine Dunham
American track-and-field athlete, also known as "The Buckeye…
African-American leader and prominent figure in the Nation of…
She was the first African American woman to host a nationally…
She was the first African American choreographer to work at t…
Jesse Owens
American track-and-field athlete, also known as "The Buckeye…
Malcolm X
African-American leader and prominent figure in the Nation of…
36 terms
African History
What is the connection ALL humans have…
What have archaeologists found in Afri…
Ancient Mali Government
Ancient Mali Architecture
the first man on earth originated from Ethiopia, Africa. And,…
Cave art- they painted their daily lives on the caves walls,…
Lead by emperor called Mansa, Empire divided into provinces e…
Houses made of mud, Djenné Mosque, rebuilt homes every year
What is the connection ALL humans have…
the first man on earth originated from Ethiopia, Africa. And,…
What have archaeologists found in Afri…
Cave art- they painted their daily lives on the caves walls,…
108 terms
African History
Which type of people live in Africa?
How big is Africa and what is it ranke…
How big is the population of Africa an…
How many countries are in Africa?
Black, brown, and white skinned people
12 million square miles; second largest
1.1 billion; second largest population
56
Which type of people live in Africa?
Black, brown, and white skinned people
How big is Africa and what is it ranke…
12 million square miles; second largest
51 terms
African History
5 major climate zones
second largest continent in the world
What percent of Earth's land surface i…
From east to west it is the same dista…
coastal, desert, steppe, savanna, rain forest
Africa
20%
NYC to Moscow
5 major climate zones
coastal, desert, steppe, savanna, rain forest
second largest continent in the world
Africa
11 terms
African History
Nigeria was heavily impacted by the en…
The Kenyan nationalist movement protes…
What organization was Nelson Mandela l…
What was a major setback in KENYAS eco…
false
independence
The African National congress
violent uprisings
Nigeria was heavily impacted by the en…
false
The Kenyan nationalist movement protes…
independence
44 terms
African History
What is South Africa's full name?
In the year of 1600s what countries in…
In 1910 what country took over all of…
In 1902 Apartheid was created in what…
Republic of South Africa
Dutch and Great Britan
Great Britan
1948
What is South Africa's full name?
Republic of South Africa
In the year of 1600s what countries in…
Dutch and Great Britan
6 terms
Unit 3: African History
Nationalism
Colonization
Nelson Mandela
F.W. de Klerk
feeling of strong pride for ones country
act of setting up a colony away from one's place of origin.
South African leader who fought against the apartheid. Impris…
South African president. Worked to dismantle the apartheid sy…
Nationalism
feeling of strong pride for ones country
Colonization
act of setting up a colony away from one's place of origin.
24 terms
African History
Apartheid
Assimilation
Boers
Embargo
A policy of racial separation used in South Africa.
Giving up ones own custom and adopting those of another's cul…
Name given to the Dutch when they came to Africa to set up a…
A trade barrier in which the country announces that it will n…
Apartheid
A policy of racial separation used in South Africa.
Assimilation
Giving up ones own custom and adopting those of another's cul…
13 terms
African History
Kush Capital
Were the Kush traders?
Axum
Ghana traded what?
Meroe
Yes
King Ezana converted to Christianity 324 AD
Gold
Kush Capital
Meroe
Were the Kush traders?
Yes
15 terms
African History Vocab
Imperialism
Colonialism
Racism
Partition
A policy in which a strong nation seeks to dominate weaker co…
Attempt by one country to establish settlements and to impose…
The belief that some races are superior to others
a division into pieces
Imperialism
A policy in which a strong nation seeks to dominate weaker co…
Colonialism
Attempt by one country to establish settlements and to impose…
15 terms
African History
What is the connection all humans have…
What have archaeologists found in Afri…
Definition of civilization
Elements of civilization
That is where all humans orginated from.
They found evidence that humans began in Ethiopia and eventua…
the stage of human social development and organization that i…
government, cities, social classes, architecture, writing, ar…
What is the connection all humans have…
That is where all humans orginated from.
What have archaeologists found in Afri…
They found evidence that humans began in Ethiopia and eventua…
22 terms
African Art History 1
Great Mosque of Qairouan
The Qarawiyyan Mosque
Tapestry (Ksaya)
Courtyard with Ashenad Flanking the En…
Aghlabid Dynasty, 9th Century, Tunisia
Idrissid Dynasty, 12th Century, Fez Morocco
Berber, 1973, Tunisia
Harratin Artists, 14th Century, Walata Mauritania
Great Mosque of Qairouan
Aghlabid Dynasty, 9th Century, Tunisia
The Qarawiyyan Mosque
Idrissid Dynasty, 12th Century, Fez Morocco
11 terms
African history
First form of survival in Africa
Domesticating plants and animals meant…
Define civilization
To migrate means what
Hunting and gathering
Have better control over food supply
A society with cities a government and social class
To move from one place to another
First form of survival in Africa
Hunting and gathering
Domesticating plants and animals meant…
Have better control over food supply
40 terms
African Art History Midterm
Dogon... Standing Figure with Raised Arms…
Dogon... Seated Couple... 19th c. or earlier…
Dogon... Binu Shrine... Mali
Dogon... Togu Na... 1980s... Tenyu Irele... Mali
Society... Title... Date... Country
Society ... Title ... Date... Country
Society... Title... Country
Society... Title... Date... Artist... Country
Dogon... Standing Figure with Raised Arms…
Society... Title... Date... Country
Dogon... Seated Couple... 19th c. or earlier…
Society ... Title ... Date... Country
13 terms
African History
What do the black lines on the map of…
What do the red lines represent on the…
How many countries are in Africa?
How many people are in Africa?
all of the ethnicities of Africa
The contemporary national boundries of Africa
54
1.2 billion
What do the black lines on the map of…
all of the ethnicities of Africa
What do the red lines represent on the…
The contemporary national boundries of Africa
9 terms
African History
What is the Suez Canal?
How long is the Suez Canal?
Who built the Canal?
How many workers died during construct…
Artificial water way running from north to south on the isthm…
101 miles long
Frenchmen Ferdinand de Lesseps
12o,000
What is the Suez Canal?
Artificial water way running from north to south on the isthm…
How long is the Suez Canal?
101 miles long
41 terms
African American History Final
Middle Passage
Triangle Trade
indentured servant
Carolina colony
A voyage that brought enslaved Africans across the Atlantic O…
laborer who agrees to work without pay for a certain period o…
English established a barrier to Spanish expansion. Establish…
Middle Passage
A voyage that brought enslaved Africans across the Atlantic O…
Triangle Trade
50 terms
African American History Midterm
Fortess Monroe
Emancipation Proclimation
Presidential Reconstruction
Radical/Congressional Reconstruction
"Freedom Fort" where escaped slaves could hide and claim thei…
Jan 1, 1863. Freed slaves in confederate states. "Loyal" slav…
1865-67. President Johnson pardoning white Southerners in ord…
1867-77. Change in attitude towards South, wanted to punish t…
Fortess Monroe
"Freedom Fort" where escaped slaves could hide and claim thei…
Emancipation Proclimation
Jan 1, 1863. Freed slaves in confederate states. "Loyal" slav…
15 terms
AP Art History: African
Great Zimbabwe.... #167... Southeastern Zimb…
Wall plaque, from Oba's Palace.... #169... E…
(Golden Stool).... #170... Ashanti peoples (…
Female (Pwo) mask.... Chokwe peoples (Dem…
Great Zimbabwe.... #167... Southeastern Zimb…
Wall plaque, from Oba's Palace.... #169... E…
30 terms
African History Quiz 2
Lake Tanganyika is
Mount Kilimanjaro and Mount Kenya are…
Being divided almost in half by the eq…
Before northern Europe had universitie…
the world's longest fresh water lake
the Great Rift Valley
extreme heat, rain or drought
Timbuktu
Lake Tanganyika is
the world's longest fresh water lake
Mount Kilimanjaro and Mount Kenya are…
the Great Rift Valley
35 terms
African History Final
The Anti-Slavery Squadron
American Colonization Society
Peyton Skipwith
"Legitimate" Trade
A branch of the Royal Navy that was founded after the British…
An organization founded in New Jersey in 1816 developed by He…
1833, Was John Cocke's slave who went to Liberia on a mission…
During the mid-19th century, With the industrial revolution,…
The Anti-Slavery Squadron
A branch of the Royal Navy that was founded after the British…
American Colonization Society
An organization founded in New Jersey in 1816 developed by He…
11 terms
African-American History Bio's
Jackie Robinson
Dred Scott
Martin Luther King, Jr.
Rosa Parks
(January 31, 1919 - October 24, 1972) was the first black man…
(1795-1858) was a a slave who sued for his freedom in court,…
(1929-1968), was a great man who worked for racial equality a…
(1913-2005). By refusing to give up her bus seat to a white m…
Jackie Robinson
(January 31, 1919 - October 24, 1972) was the first black man…
Dred Scott
(1795-1858) was a a slave who sued for his freedom in court,…
24 terms
African-American History Month
serendipity
plaintiff
retribution
template
accidental luck
person who brings a complaint, into a court of law
punishment for evil or reward for good
pattern
serendipity
accidental luck
plaintiff
person who brings a complaint, into a court of law
11 terms
4.1 African History
Pan-Africanism
Colonize
Quran
Swahili
A movement which began in the 1920s to promote unity and coop…
To settle and take over the government of a place.
The holy book of the religion of Islam.
A language that developed when Arab Muslims traded along East…
Pan-Africanism
A movement which began in the 1920s to promote unity and coop…
Colonize
To settle and take over the government of a place.
35 terms
African History Final
The Anti-Slavery Squadron
American Colonization Society
Peyton Skipwith
"Legitimate" Trade
A branch of the Royal Navy that was founded after the British…
An organization founded in New Jersey in 1816 developed by He…
1833, Was John Cocke's slave who went to Liberia on a mission…
During the mid-19th century, With the industrial revolution,…
The Anti-Slavery Squadron
A branch of the Royal Navy that was founded after the British…
American Colonization Society
An organization founded in New Jersey in 1816 developed by He…
29 terms
African Art History Exam 1
Plaque Depicting an Oba with Mud Fish…
Palette of Namar, Kemet, Egypt, Old Ki…
Figures with Camels, Tassili n'Ajjer,…
Nok head, Nigeria, Terracotta, 500 BCE…
Plaque Depicting an Oba with Mud Fish…
Palette of Namar, Kemet, Egypt, Old Ki…
14 terms
Art history: African Art
Conical Tower and Ciruclar Wall of Zim…
Great mosque of Djenne
Wall Plaque from Oba's Palace
Sika Dwa Kofi
Conical Tower and Ciruclar Wall of Zim…
Great mosque of Djenne
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