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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
34 terms
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.
20 terms
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…
93 terms
African History
Mau Mau Rebellion
Jomo Kenyatta
Operation Anvil
Dedan Kimathi
Military conflict that took place in Kenya between 1952 and 1…
Was the leader of Kenya from independence in 1963 to his deat…
Military control of Nairobi, Kenya, by British security force…
- Leader of the Mau Mau which led an armed military struggle…
Mau Mau Rebellion
Military conflict that took place in Kenya between 1952 and 1…
Jomo Kenyatta
Was the leader of Kenya from independence in 1963 to his deat…
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…
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.
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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…
25 terms
African American History
Jim Crow Laws
discrimination
Jim Crow Laws allowed unequal opportun…
segregation
legalized racial discrimination and segregation
policy of treating someone differently based on race, gender,…
housing, employment, government, education
the practice of separating people based on race, gender, clas…
Jim Crow Laws
legalized racial discrimination and segregation
discrimination
policy of treating someone differently based on race, gender,…
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
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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
29 terms
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
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…
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.
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
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.
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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…
16 terms
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…
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…
57 terms
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
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
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
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
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…
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…
33 terms
African American History
abduct
racism
bias
prejudice
abduct
racism
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)
31 terms
African History
Africa
Africa lies largely within
world's largest river
world's largest desert
the second largest continent
the torrid
Nile
Sahara
Africa
the second largest continent
Africa lies largely within
the torrid
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…
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,…
15 terms
African history & culture
Quran
animism
polytheism
monotheism
Quran
animism
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…
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
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…
17 terms
African history
Nigeria
Ghana
Mali
Senegal
Abuja
Accura
Bamako
Dakar
Nigeria
Abuja
Ghana
Accura
African history
the Gow Yoruba and the Sorko were the…
the Sonni {Sunni and Askia {Askyia} dy…
False
Fasle
the Gow Yoruba and the Sorko were the…
False
the Sonni {Sunni and Askia {Askyia} dy…
Fasle
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.
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
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
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
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
33 terms
African History
Bantus
Cushites
Negro
Pygmy
first to use slash and burn
indigenous, white group in the Ethiopian Highlands, made iron
an amalgam; mix of Bantu and Cushite; dominant in Niger Delta…
gatherer and hunter of the rain forest; short
Bantus
first to use slash and burn
Cushites
indigenous, white group in the Ethiopian Highlands, made iron
17 terms
African History
Samori Toure
Griot
Sekou Toure
Mzilikazi
founder and leader of present day Guinea area - fought agains…
is a West African historian, storyteller, praise singer, poet…
First president of Guinea and claimed Guinea's independence i…
founder of present day Zimbabwe - found gold and lost a battl…
Samori Toure
founder and leader of present day Guinea area - fought agains…
Griot
is a West African historian, storyteller, praise singer, poet…
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…
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
8 terms
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…
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