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Social Studies: African Geography
Rifts
Sub-Saharan African
Sahel
Savannah
Long, deep valleys formed by the movement of the earth's crust.
All parts of Africa that are south of the Sahara desert.
A strip of land with little rainfall that divides the desert…
Open grassland with scattered trees
Rifts
Long, deep valleys formed by the movement of the earth's crust.
Sub-Saharan African
All parts of Africa that are south of the Sahara desert.
10 terms
Social Studies/African Geography
Atlas Mountain Range
Sahara Desert
Sahel
savanna
a group of mountains that separate the coastal regions from t…
the largest desert on planet Earth covering over 3.5 million…
a dry, semi-arid region south of the Sahara Desert covering a…
a vast area of both grassland and more tropical habitats in t…
Atlas Mountain Range
a group of mountains that separate the coastal regions from t…
Sahara Desert
the largest desert on planet Earth covering over 3.5 million…
10 terms
Social Studies/African People
oasis
nomads
Tuareg
ethnic group
a small place where trees are able to grow and where people c…
people who move from place to place, usually traveling by cam…
a group whose name means "free men," as their nomadic way of…
a group of people who share cultural ideas and beliefs that h…
oasis
a small place where trees are able to grow and where people c…
nomads
people who move from place to place, usually traveling by cam…
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Social Studies Test African
Africa
Sahara
rainforest, grasslands, deserts, medit…
heavy rainfall, warm year around, lots…
After Asia what is the world's largest continent
words largest desert
what are 4 geographical zones of Africa
give a brief description of the rainforest
Africa
After Asia what is the world's largest continent
Sahara
words largest desert
Social Studies: African 2
South Africa
economy
Apartheid
1991
lies on the southern tip of Africa.
the most develop ________ is in South Africa
the "apartness" of races in South Africa
Apartheid was abolished on this date?
South Africa
lies on the southern tip of Africa.
economy
the most develop ________ is in South Africa
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African Civ- Social Organization
state
stateless
ordered anarchy
polygeny
This society is a social structure with a central government…
This society is a social structure where power is not central…
The British called stateless societies "__________ __________"
This is to have more than one wife.
state
This society is a social structure with a central government…
stateless
This society is a social structure where power is not central…
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SOCIAL STUDIES AFRICAN VOCABULARY
Savannah
Griot
Qur'an
Sahara
a flat grassland in tropical or subtropical regions
a member of a class of traveling poets, musicians, and storyt…
The holy book of Islam
Desert region in northern Africa that is the largest hot dese…
Savannah
a flat grassland in tropical or subtropical regions
Griot
a member of a class of traveling poets, musicians, and storyt…
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African test in Social Studies
King Lalibela
Mansu Musa
Sundiata
King Ezana
King in Ethiopia who made churches underground to protect the…
Great ruler and conqueror in Mali that was the richest man to…
A mythological guy that founded Mali who was mentally slow. h…
converrts Axum to Christianity and soon Axum was isolated whe…
King Lalibela
King in Ethiopia who made churches underground to protect the…
Mansu Musa
Great ruler and conqueror in Mali that was the richest man to…
Social Studies African Words
savannna
griot
Qur'an
Sahara
a short grassy plain
a professional storyteller from africa
the holy book of Islam
the largest desert in the world, located in Africa
savannna
a short grassy plain
griot
a professional storyteller from africa
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Social Studies African History
Imperialism
Scramble for Africa
South Africa's independence movement
Nigeria's independence movement
Process of creating an empire
When many groups of people tried to take over Africa
When South Africa fought to get their rights back
When Nigeria fought nonviolently to get their rights back
Imperialism
Process of creating an empire
Scramble for Africa
When many groups of people tried to take over Africa
Social Studies African Vocab
Plateau
Sahel
Colonialism
Escarpment
Area of high flat land
The region in Africa just south of the Sahera Desert
System by which countries set up colonies to secure natural r…
Steep cliff that separates two level areas of differing eleva…
Plateau
Area of high flat land
Sahel
The region in Africa just south of the Sahera Desert
Social Studies African Quiz
Gambia, Guinea, Mali, Senegal, and por…
Sumanguru
Sundiata's stepmother exiled him
magical powers
What present day countries did Mali encompass?
Who was the leaders of the Sossos?
What was the consequence of Sundiata becoming his father's he…
What did Sumanguru and Sundiata use during the course of the…
Gambia, Guinea, Mali, Senegal, and por…
What present day countries did Mali encompass?
Sumanguru
Who was the leaders of the Sossos?
social studies african civilizations
who was mansa musa
what is ghana
what was mali
what was songhai
He ruled Mali for 20 years from 1312 to 133
Ghana started out as a group of traders who called thems know…
Mali's wealth was built on gold.
Gold for salt
who was mansa musa
He ruled Mali for 20 years from 1312 to 133
what is ghana
Ghana started out as a group of traders who called thems know…
28 terms
Social Studies- African History
imperialism
nationalism
apartheid
homelands
when one country takes over another, usually for its resources
love for one's country, area, or homeland
the forced segregation between whites and blacks and other ra…
areas where black South Africans were forced to live during a…
imperialism
when one country takes over another, usually for its resources
nationalism
love for one's country, area, or homeland
Social Studies African culture
Twi
Animism
Golden Stool(Ashanti Religion)
Ethnic Group
Another term for Akan(the language).
The attribution of a soul to plants, inanimate objects, and n…
The royals and divine throne of the Ashanti people.
A community or population made up of people who share a commo…
Twi
Another term for Akan(the language).
Animism
The attribution of a soul to plants, inanimate objects, and n…
African American Social Workers
Ida B. Wells-Barnett
Lugenia Burns Hope
George Haynes
Birdye Haynes
-Daughter of slaves... -Journalist and activist... -Led anti lynchi…
...
...
...
Ida B. Wells-Barnett
-Daughter of slaves... -Journalist and activist... -Led anti lynchi…
Lugenia Burns Hope
...
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social studies african americans
Willie Edven O'ree
Thurgood Marshall
Artha Franklin
Frank Robinson
first African American NHL player
first A.A (African American) of Justice Supreme court
first A.A women into Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
first A.A manager in any sport
Willie Edven O'ree
first African American NHL player
Thurgood Marshall
first A.A (African American) of Justice Supreme court
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Social Studies African words
Savannah
Sahel
Desertification
Deforestation
Open grasslands, usually with scattered bushes or trees
Region of land found between the desert and the savannah-dry…
The process of the desert growing due to the soil dying.
The cutting down of trees and vegetation
Savannah
Open grasslands, usually with scattered bushes or trees
Sahel
Region of land found between the desert and the savannah-dry…
Social studies african
Silent barter
Tunka manin
Rifts
Subsaharan africa
Process people exchange goods without contacting directly
Ruled around 1068
Long deep valleys formed by the movement of earths crust
Africa south of the Sahara
Silent barter
Process people exchange goods without contacting directly
Tunka manin
Ruled around 1068
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African Imperialism Social Studies
Surplus
Civilize
Burden
Mutiny
Extra
To develop people politically, morally, and culturally
A heavy load or problem
The military rebelling against their government
Surplus
Extra
Civilize
To develop people politically, morally, and culturally
10 terms
Social Studies African #1
Djibouti
Kenya
Uganda
Rwanda
Djibouti
Nairobi
Kampala
Kagali
Djibouti
Djibouti
Kenya
Nairobi
Social Studies, African Empires
Savanna
Bantu
Linguists
griot
short grassy plains
a language that is used by a lot of people in Africa
people who study languages
professional story tellers
Savanna
short grassy plains
Bantu
a language that is used by a lot of people in Africa
16 terms
African American Social Movements
Black Cabinet
Double V Campaign
Executive Order 8802
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Group of African Americans FDR appointed to key government po…
The World War II-era effort of black Americans to gain "a Vic…
In 1941 FDR passed it which prohibited discriminatory employm…
In 1955, after Rosa Parks was arrested for refusing to give u…
Black Cabinet
Group of African Americans FDR appointed to key government po…
Double V Campaign
The World War II-era effort of black Americans to gain "a Vic…
10 terms
social Studies African kingdoms
nocturnal
Antartica
Pilgramage
timbucktu
Active at night
largest desert
a journey to a holy place for a religious purpose
city that became major cultural center of africa and islamic…
nocturnal
Active at night
Antartica
largest desert
24 terms
social studies African map
1
2
3
4
Atlas Mountains
Sahara
Nile River
Niger River
1
Atlas Mountains
2
Sahara
Social Studies: African Vocabulary
Allah
Annually
Arabian Peninsula
Architecture
Arabic word for GOD
Yearly
This is the name for the landmass that was traditionally home…
The art and science of designing and constructing buildings.
Allah
Arabic word for GOD
Annually
Yearly
10 terms
Social Studies African Country
Morocco
Algeria
Tunisia
Libya
Rabat
Algiers
Tunis
Tripoli
Morocco
Rabat
Algeria
Algiers
17 terms
Social Studies African #2
Dominican Republic of Congo
Congo
Gabon
Equatorial Guinea
Kinshasa
Brazzaville
Libreville
Malabo
Dominican Republic of Congo
Kinshasa
Congo
Brazzaville
27 terms
Social Studies African Unit
Diaspora
Abolition
Direct Rule
Indirect Rule
People living outside of their initial home ex; Jews living o…
action or act of getting rid of a system
Province that is controlled by central government
Governed people retain certain administrative and legal powers
Diaspora
People living outside of their initial home ex; Jews living o…
Abolition
action or act of getting rid of a system
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Social Studies African Capitols
Senegal
Niger
South Sudan
North Sudan
Dakar
Niamey
Juba
Khartoum
Senegal
Dakar
Niger
Niamey
28 terms
Social Studies- African History
Slaves
Portugal
Nelson Mandela
Haiti and Dominican Republic
Why'd Europe first take an interest in Africa?
Who started the Transatlantic Slave Trade?
leader of African National Congress, 1st president after Apar…
Which countries make up Hispaniola?
Slaves
Why'd Europe first take an interest in Africa?
Portugal
Who started the Transatlantic Slave Trade?
27 terms
Social Studies African Map
Morroco
Algeria
Tunisia
Libya
Rabat
Algeirs
Tunis
Tripoli
Morroco
Rabat
Algeria
Algeirs
21 terms
Social Studies African Vocabulary
Free Interprise System
Poaching
Habitat
Eco Tourist
Is a economic system, where people can start and run a busine…
illegal hunting of protected animals.
Is the type of environment in which a particular animal of sp…
Are people who travel to another country to view its natural…
Free Interprise System
Is a economic system, where people can start and run a busine…
Poaching
illegal hunting of protected animals.
24 terms
Social studies African
Kingdom of songhay(songhai)
Griots
Mansa Musa
Sahara desert
was located in Western Africa south of the Sahara Desert and…
storytellers and entertainers in Ancient Africa. Most village…
probably the most famous of the Mali emperors. He became famo…
the largest hot desert on Earth (the cold desert of Antarctic…
Kingdom of songhay(songhai)
was located in Western Africa south of the Sahara Desert and…
Griots
storytellers and entertainers in Ancient Africa. Most village…
50 terms
SOCIAL STUDIES AFRICAN KINGDOMS!!
East African Kingdoms
major achievements of the Egyptian Civ…
Into what two geographic regions is Af…
What type of ruler did both Egypt and…
1. Egypt- Cairo (3200 BCE- 30 BCE)... 2. Kush- Meroe (30 BCE to…
1. Large scale architecture... 2. Hieroglyphics... 3. Performed bra…
Saharan and Sub Saharan
Both Egypt and Kush have a Pharaoh (absolute power). The Phar…
East African Kingdoms
1. Egypt- Cairo (3200 BCE- 30 BCE)... 2. Kush- Meroe (30 BCE to…
major achievements of the Egyptian Civ…
1. Large scale architecture... 2. Hieroglyphics... 3. Performed bra…
13 terms
Social Organization of African Societies
religion
beliefs
rites
clientele of magic
-unified system of beliefs and practices which unite into one…
state of opinion that consists of representation
particular modes of action (going to church)
clientele do not necessarily subscribe to its belief system
religion
-unified system of beliefs and practices which unite into one…
beliefs
state of opinion that consists of representation
Social studies African Empires
Who used the slash and burn style of f…
Gained wealth by taxing traders, Trade…
Established after Muslims attack Ghana…
Sundiata
Bantu
Ghana
Mali
1st great Mali leader... Re-Established salt and gold trade
Who used the slash and burn style of f…
Bantu
Gained wealth by taxing traders, Trade…
Ghana
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Social Studies African Civilization
Plateau
Savanna
Natural resources
Labor specialization
Large, mostly flat area that rises above the surrounding land.
park-like landscape of grasslands with scattered trees that c…
useful material found in the environment.
division of jobs and skills in a society.
Plateau
Large, mostly flat area that rises above the surrounding land.
Savanna
park-like landscape of grasslands with scattered trees that c…
11 terms
Social Studies - African Review
Independence
Colonialism/Imperialism
Apartheid
The reason why Europe went to Africa w…
People or a nation that have freedom, mainly shown in self-go…
Extending a countries power and influence through diplomacy o…
System of racial segregation in Africa - Means Apart-hood
They went to Africa for resources, they also went there to ta…
Independence
People or a nation that have freedom, mainly shown in self-go…
Colonialism/Imperialism
Extending a countries power and influence through diplomacy o…
23 terms
Social studies African culture
Who ran Mali's provinces
Mansa musa
What animal helped trade in Africa
What items were traded from Africa
Generals
A powerful king of Mali
Camels
Gold, copper, iron, ivory, spices,leather, ostrich feathers,…
Who ran Mali's provinces
Generals
Mansa musa
A powerful king of Mali
15 terms
African Social Studies Test
How is Apartheid like Jim Crow South?…
What did Apartheid do?
How did Nelson Mandela help end Aparth…
Why did Europeans come to South Africa?
•Policy of segregation •Favored whites •Had fed off of africa…
It lowered rights of South Africans
He protested, met in secret to plan ways to end Apartheid, he…
Abundant resources, spread their ideoligies.
How is Apartheid like Jim Crow South?…
•Policy of segregation •Favored whites •Had fed off of africa…
What did Apartheid do?
It lowered rights of South Africans
40 terms
Social Studies - African Kingdoms
What were the two East/Southeast Afric…
What does Zimbabwe mean
Where was the Great Zimbabwe Kingdom l…
Which was the most prominent pre-colon…
The Great Zimbabwe and Axum
great stone ruins
near Zambezi and Limpopo Rivers
Great Zimbabwe Kingdom
What were the two East/Southeast Afric…
The Great Zimbabwe and Axum
What does Zimbabwe mean
great stone ruins
13 terms
Social Studies African Study Guide
Sahara
Sahel
savanna
Ghana
the largest desert on Earth; located in the northern parts of…
a zone of semi-desert, south of the Sahara, where short grass…
a vegetation zone of tall grasses and scattered trees, with a…
a medieval civilization and empire in West Africa that lasted…
Sahara
the largest desert on Earth; located in the northern parts of…
Sahel
a zone of semi-desert, south of the Sahara, where short grass…
social studies African test
Plateau
Benin
Swahili
matrilineal
an area of high flatland
an empire in the rain forest
East Africa's culture and language
tracing descendants through mothers rather than fathers
Plateau
an area of high flatland
Benin
an empire in the rain forest
18 terms
Social Studies African Empires
What is the main reason why people in…
Few large settlements developed in the…
How did the Niger River encourage trade?
Why did extended-family groups first s…
People needed resources that were only found in other zones.
Dry
It was a transportation route.
To farm
What is the main reason why people in…
People needed resources that were only found in other zones.
Few large settlements developed in the…
Dry
22 terms
Social Studies African Vocabulary
Sahel
Colonialism
Plateau
Escarpment
The region in Africa, just south of the Sahara desert.
The system by which countries set up colonies to secure natur…
High, flat land.
A steep cliff that separates two level areas of elevation.
Sahel
The region in Africa, just south of the Sahara desert.
Colonialism
The system by which countries set up colonies to secure natur…
21 terms
Social Studies African-American Review
Booker T. Washington
W. E. B. Du Bois
slave codes
cotton gin
slave born, became head of educational institution for blacks…
born free, Fisk university & Berlin university became 1st blk…
...Laws that defined the low position of slaves in U.S. (10 i…
...
Booker T. Washington
slave born, became head of educational institution for blacks…
W. E. B. Du Bois
born free, Fisk university & Berlin university became 1st blk…
20 terms
Social Studies African American Experience
Racism
Prejudice
Stereotype
Diversity
Hatred or intolerance of another race or races with the belie…
An unfavorable opinion or feeling formed beforehand without k…
A judgement made about an entire group of people
Being different, varied
Racism
Hatred or intolerance of another race or races with the belie…
Prejudice
An unfavorable opinion or feeling formed beforehand without k…
Social Studies African Unit Vocab
Age Sets
Animism
Epics
Ghana, Mali, Songhai
Groups of men and women who would stay together and help each…
A religion in which spirit animals, places, and ancestors are…
Long stories told by Griots about the history and legends of…
Three West African kingdoms which grey powerful through contr…
Age Sets
Groups of men and women who would stay together and help each…
Animism
A religion in which spirit animals, places, and ancestors are…
60 terms
Social Studies African Modern Thing
Reasons why Portuguese exploration began
Prester John
Benefits of Portuguese exploration
Caravel
Prince Henry wanted to obtain and find gold, ivory, slaves, a…
A mythical Christian ruler who was said to have a kingdom som…
The Portuguese revolutionized navigating instruments, cartogr…
Ships that had triangular sails called lateens.
Reasons why Portuguese exploration began
Prince Henry wanted to obtain and find gold, ivory, slaves, a…
Prester John
A mythical Christian ruler who was said to have a kingdom som…
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