Chapter 3 Test ; Medieval Africa

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Africa Quizzes & Trivia

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  • 1. 
    Who was Ibn Buttata?
    • A. 

      A queen called Nzinga

    • B. 

      A young Muslim lawyer from Morocco

    • C. 

      Great warrior-king who seized Ghana

    • D. 

      Largest empire in West Africa in the 1500s

  • 2. 
    What is Axum?
    • A. 

      Africa's longest river

    • B. 

      A trade route connecting Western Africa to the coast of the Mediterranean sea

    • C. 

      Sugarcane

    • D. 

      A city-state in Ethiopia

  • 3. 
    Enslaved Africans sang songs. It was special because it sounded nice.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Mansa Musa journeyed to __________ in 1324.
  • 5. 
    Explain the Nile.      
  • 6. 
    How were many traditional African religions similar to Christianity, Judaism, and Islam. 
    • A. 

      They shared a belief in one supreme God.

    • B. 

      They all believed in 3 Gods at one point.

    • C. 

      They shared a belief you can hurt someone if they hurt you.

    • D. 

      They shared a belief you can get a job when you are 10 years old.

  • 7. 
    What did Ghana grow wealthy from ? Mark all that apply.
    • A. 

      Taxes on salt trade

    • B. 

      Taxes on sugar trade

    • C. 

      Taxes on gold trade

  • 8. 
    Songhai was the largest empire in West Africa in the 1500s.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    The African Diaspora was the spread of African ______ around the world by ______ Africans. Answer like this....... Ex. She ran to the ______ with ____. Answer: Store; John
  • 10. 
    What major crop did Portuguese produce using enslaved Africans?
    • A. 

      Cotton

    • B. 

      Tobacco

    • C. 

      Sugarcane

    • D. 

      Wheat

  • 11. 
    The Death Road was a trade route connecting Western Africa to the coast of the Red Sea.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    Where were the Sahara, rainforests, and savannas of Africa located on?
    • A. 

      African Swamp Land

    • B. 

      African Plateau

    • C. 

      African Desert Area

    • D. 

      Axum

  • 13. 
    The Bantu were trading groups that migrated throughout Africa around 3000 B.C.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    Ghana's farmland became _______ over time.
  • 15. 
    What did Queen Nzinga promise to do?
  • 16. 
    Who was the Swahili culture influenced by?
    • A. 

      Ghana

    • B. 

      Bantu

    • C. 

      Queen Nzinga

    • D. 

      Islam

  • 17. 
    What was the National honor of the Trousers?
    • A. 

      Reward given to heroic soldiers in Mali

    • B. 

      Reward given to heroic soldiers in Ghana

    • C. 

      A charity where you send pants to enslaved Africans

    • D. 

      A charity where you help heroic soldiers

  • 18. 
    Who was Sundiaya Keita? Check all that apply.
    • A. 

      Great king

    • B. 

      Great Queen

    • C. 

      Seized Ghana

    • D. 

      Seized Mali

  • 19. 
    What factor allowed artisans to thrive in the rainforest kingdoms?
    • A. 

      Crops

    • B. 

      Food Surpluses

    • C. 

      A lot of water

    • D. 

      Fresh Soil

  • 20. 
    Children were educated in medieval West Africa by oral histories and ______.
  • 21. 
    Tell me what you know abbout Africa now that we read the chapter. Tell me the main facts. I also want to know your opinions.
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