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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
18 terms
African History
Start of Ghanaian Empire
Start of decline of Ghana
Start of Mali Empire
Mansa Musa in Power
900
1054
1235
1307
Start of Ghanaian Empire
900
Start of decline of Ghana
1054
African History
Geography of Africa
Where does Africa have snow?
When did the Sahara become a desert
Describe the Egyptians
Second-largest continent... Diversity of geography... Has savannas=…
On mount Kilimanjaro
2500 B.C.
Located on the Northern Part of the Nile River... 3150 BC: Phara…
Geography of Africa
Second-largest continent... Diversity of geography... Has savannas=…
Where does Africa have snow?
On mount Kilimanjaro
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,…
23 terms
African history
Why did Europeans engaged in slave tra…
Why did Europeans want to establish co…
What is imperialism?
What was the purpose of the Berlin con…
Labor was needed to work on plantations in the New World
To have access to natural resources (gold,ivory and rubber)
A system of getting colonies to provide Raw materials for a s…
To decide how to divide Africas land, among European powers
Why did Europeans engaged in slave tra…
Labor was needed to work on plantations in the New World
Why did Europeans want to establish co…
To have access to natural resources (gold,ivory and rubber)
9 terms
African History
Impact of physical environment on huma…
Why is the Nile river important
Where are responsibilities of the Phar…
What are nobles
People generally don't live in the desert or in the Mountains
The miles flooding coated the land around it with a rich silt.
He was a living god he could be harmed for drought or disease
People from rich and powerful families
Impact of physical environment on huma…
People generally don't live in the desert or in the Mountains
Why is the Nile river important
The miles flooding coated the land around it with a rich silt.
16 terms
African History
All of the following are reasons why t…
Who was the last Egyptian Pharoah who…
What was the center of the Egyptian co…
Place the following events in chronolo…
d. They ran out of animals to hunt
d. Cleopatra
b. Nile River
1. Europeans Trade with Africa... 2. African Slave Trade... 3. Euro…
All of the following are reasons why t…
d. They ran out of animals to hunt
Who was the last Egyptian Pharoah who…
d. Cleopatra
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
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
6 terms
African History
1/3 of African people speak...
How did the Bantu people migrated in a…
How long did it took them with the who…
What 2 things they had to change const…
Bantu language
the were in the western part of Africa then they migrated eas…
A thousand year. From 500-1500 AD.
1) What they farmed... 2) Livestock herds (what they hunted)
1/3 of African people speak...
Bantu language
How did the Bantu people migrated in a…
the were in the western part of Africa then they migrated eas…
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
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
56 terms
African history
Why dod europe want to colonize africa
Why did Africans like colonization
Jomo Kenyatta was born
What did jomo believe in
Religon, resources, rputation
Some got rich, good jobs, missionaries
In Africa
Self government for his country, harmonious race relations, c…
Why dod europe want to colonize africa
Religon, resources, rputation
Why did Africans like colonization
Some got rich, good jobs, missionaries
12 terms
African history
What connection do all humans have to…
Define a civilization.
Name two ancient Africa civilization a…
What were early trade relations betwee…
We all came from Africa/Ethiopia.
A civilization has writing, religion, teaching, agricultural,…
Mali: had gold and went on long pilgrimages... Benin:Grew and tr…
They traded guns, cloth, cotton, rum, sugar, and other goods.
What connection do all humans have to…
We all came from Africa/Ethiopia.
Define a civilization.
A civilization has writing, religion, teaching, agricultural,…
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
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
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
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
7 terms
African History
1) Manufactured goods were traded from…
1) Less resources... 2) ethnic conflict l…
The Atlantic slave trade, and thus the…
What is economic colonization/colonial…
The Triangle Trade
Challenges facing newly independent African nations
between 1850 and 1900
neocolonization/neocolonialism
1) Manufactured goods were traded from…
The Triangle Trade
1) Less resources... 2) ethnic conflict l…
Challenges facing newly independent African nations
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
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
African History
How Long is the Suez Canal?
How wide is the Suez Canal?
What are some advantages of a dams?
What are some disadvantages of a dams?
101 Miles
197 Feet
~Electricity produced at a constant rate... ~Lakes behind dams c…
~Dams are very expensive and must be built to last decades... ~N…
How Long is the Suez Canal?
101 Miles
How wide is the Suez Canal?
197 Feet
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
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
20 terms
African History
Kangaba
Niani
Kumbi Saleh
Taghaza
a Mandinka kingdom that evolved into Mali.
capital of ancient Mali
capital of ancient Ghana
salt mining town in the Sahara desert that was involved in th…
Kangaba
a Mandinka kingdom that evolved into Mali.
Niani
capital of ancient Mali
26 terms
AFRICAN HISTORY
West Sudan
Ghana
Mali
Mali King
o Ghana... • Soninke... • Patrilineal society... o Mali... • Malinke... • Pa…
• Soninke... • Patrilineal society
• Malinke... • Patrilineal society
• Spoke with public through a spokesperson ... • Large harem... • P…
West Sudan
o Ghana... • Soninke... • Patrilineal society... o Mali... • Malinke... • Pa…
Ghana
• Soninke... • Patrilineal society
8 terms
African history
Britain/France
France
Europeans
cash crops
control territory in Africa
took best land
claim African land
Farmers grew ________________
Britain/France
control territory in Africa
France
took best land
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…
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
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…
19 terms
African History
Fulbe Muslim
Solomon Dynasty
Aro Chukwu
Ile-ife
version of islam in west africa (ethnic group) norther nigeri…
King of Israel, from the bible. his dynasty significance is t…
ebo speaking people of nigeria. Considered to be an oracle in…
meaning the land of expansion, it is part of the creation myt…
Fulbe Muslim
version of islam in west africa (ethnic group) norther nigeri…
Solomon Dynasty
King of Israel, from the bible. his dynasty significance is t…
African history
Nigeria
Ghana
Mali
Senegal
Abuja
Accura
Bamako
Dakar
Nigeria
Abuja
Ghana
Accura
African History
Emperor Ezana
Menilik
Ahmad Ibn Gran
Sheikh Muhammad Shafi
converted to Christianity and urged others to practice simila…
is identified as a major figure as he was the was the son of…
He led Muslim followers to victory in "Christian" Ethiopia be…
Islamification of Ethiopia through Sufism. He was a student o…
Emperor Ezana
converted to Christianity and urged others to practice simila…
Menilik
is identified as a major figure as he was the was the son of…
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…
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
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
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
African American History Review
literacy test
jim crow laws
election of 1876
sharecropping
a test to see is a person could read or write
kept black and whites a part in public places like theaters,…
Rutherford B Hayes V. Samuel Tilden. 20 disputed votes. Votes…
plantation owner supplies freedmen w/ land, tools, and suppli…
literacy test
a test to see is a person could read or write
jim crow laws
kept black and whites a part in public places like theaters,…
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…
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…
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…
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…
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
arab expansion
almoravids
queen njinga
sugar
600-700 CE
11th century
17th century
1/3 europes economy
arab expansion
600-700 CE
almoravids
11th century
31 terms
Exam 2 African History
23 terms
African Medieval History Vocabulary
griot
hajj
Mansa Musa
Ibn Battuta
an oral historian who preserves history by learning and perfo…
a trip to Mecca, the holiest city for Muslilms, which every M…
Ruler of Mali (r.1312-1337 CE) who made a hajj to Mecca; on t…
(1304-1369) Morrocan Muslim scholar, the most widely traveled…
griot
an oral historian who preserves history by learning and perfo…
hajj
a trip to Mecca, the holiest city for Muslilms, which every M…
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.
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
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