Ch. 24 SEC. 2 South Africa History & Culture

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Ch. 24 SEC. 2 South Africa History & Culture

Among the other African cultures of the country are the Sotho, Swazi, Tswana, Tsonga, Venda, Ndebele, and Pedi. South Africa's indigenous culture suffered during the years of apartheid and even native African singers began using English or Afrikaans. Take this review quiz on chapter 24 sec 2 on South Africa history and culture.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which group migrated to Southern Africa about 2,000 years ago?
    • A. 

      The Boers

    • B. 

      The Afrikaners

    • C. 

      The Bantu

    • D. 

      The Swahili

  • 2. 
    The Shona are best known for their stone-walled capital, called
    • A. 

      The Cape of Good Hope

    • B. 

      Madagascar

    • C. 

      Namibia

    • D. 

      Great Zimbabwe

  • 3. 
    The Dutch were the first Europeans to settle in the region in
    • A. 

      1492

    • B. 

      1652

    • C. 

      1852

    • D. 

      1912

  • 4. 
    Dutch, French, and German settlers and their descendants in South Africa were called
    • A. 

      Zulu

    • B. 

      Khoisan

    • C. 

      Afrikaners

    • D. 

      Tswana

  • 5. 
    South Africa's government set up a policy that separated races into four groups.  This policy was called.
    • A. 

      Apartheid

    • B. 

      The ANC

    • C. 

      Colonialism

    • D. 

      Townships