How Much Do You Know About Africa?

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How Much Do You Know About  Africa? - Quiz

Hakuna Matata markets products through an educational medium that seeks to raise awareness and funds to address global inequalities. This little quiz is a fun way for you to test your present knowledge of Africa, and build upon this knowledge.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    How many countries are in Africa?
    • A. 

      47

    • B. 

      51

    • C. 

      38

    • D. 

      54

  • 2. 
    Lieutenant-General Romeo Dallaire commanded the United Nations Assitance Mission for what country in Africa
    • A. 

      Sierra Leone

    • B. 

      Rwanda

    • C. 

      Uganda

    • D. 

      Burundi

  • 3. 
    What country in Africa was not formally colonized by an European colonial power?
    • A. 

      Egypt

    • B. 

      Swaziland

    • C. 

      Ethiopia

    • D. 

      Benin

  • 4. 
    Antananarivo is the capital of what African Country
    • A. 

      Ethiopia

    • B. 

      Mauritius

    • C. 

      Zimbabwe

    • D. 

      Madagascar

  • 5. 
    Over the past 20 years many African countries have experienced civil war. On the list below which country has not had a civil war.
    • A. 

      Angola

    • B. 

      Democratic Republic of Congo

    • C. 

      Somalia

    • D. 

      Malawi

  • 6. 
    The Rwandan Genocide began in April 1994. It lasted how long?
    • A. 

      2 years

    • B. 

      8 months

    • C. 

      100 days

    • D. 

      10 weeks

  • 7. 
    The Mau Mau Uprising took place in what country?
    • A. 

      Kenya

    • B. 

      Nigeria

    • C. 

      Ghana

    • D. 

      Zambia

  • 8. 
    This country is known for its chocolate, vanilla beans and semi-precious stones
    • A. 

      Zimbabwe

    • B. 

      Madagascar

    • C. 

      Eritrea

    • D. 

      Guinea

  • 9. 
    In what Africa country was it illegal for women to wear a skirt above (I arrived in 1992 wearing a short skirt..it was part of a business suit I might add) the knees or pants until 1993.
    • A. 

      Kenya

    • B. 

      Rwanda

    • C. 

      Ethiopia

    • D. 

      Malawi

  • 10. 
    This country is six years behind the western calendar and follows a 13 month calendar.
    • A. 

      Seychelles

    • B. 

      Madagascar

    • C. 

      Gambia

    • D. 

      Ethiopia

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