Taylor Finals Cultures Of West Africa

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West Africa Quizzes & Trivia

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  • 1. 
    A wide variety of cultures
    • A. 

      Cultural diversity

    • B. 

      Kinship

    • C. 

      Nuclear family

    • D. 

      Extended family

    • E. 

      Lineage

    • F. 

      Clan

  • 2. 
    A family relationship
    • A. 

      Cultural diversity

    • B. 

      Kinship

    • C. 

      Nuclear family

    • D. 

      Extended family

    • E. 

      Lineage

    • F. 

      Clan

  • 3. 
    the part of a family that includes parents and children
    • A. 

      Cultural diversity

    • B. 

      Kinship

    • C. 

      Nuclear family

    • D. 

      Extended family

    • E. 

      Lineage

    • F. 

      Clan

  • 4. 
    The part of a family that includes parents, children, and other relatives
    • A. 

      Cultural diversity

    • B. 

      Kinship

    • C. 

      Nuclear family

    • D. 

      Extended family

    • E. 

      Lineage

    • F. 

      Clan

  • 5. 
    A group of families descended from a common ancestor
    • A. 

      Cultural diversity

    • B. 

      Kinship

    • C. 

      Nuclear family

    • D. 

      Extended family

    • E. 

      Lineage

    • F. 

      Clan

  • 6. 
    A group of lineages
    • A. 

      Cultural diversity

    • B. 

      Kinship

    • C. 

      Nuclear family

    • D. 

      Extended family

    • E. 

      Lineage

    • F. 

      Clan

  • 7. 
    In order to communicate, most West Africans only need to speak one language.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Why do West African's need to speak more than one language?
    • A. 

      To show off how smart they are

    • B. 

      To pass language in high school

    • C. 

      To communicate their needs to neighbors, friends, and businesses

  • 9. 
    One important way in which West African traditions are being preserved is through the art of vivid and exciting ________________
  • 10. 
    Storytelling(check all that apply)
    • A. 

      Passes a group’s oral traditions on from one generation to another

    • B. 

      Tell about the histories of ethnic groups and kinships

    • C. 

      Teach children cultural values

    • D. 

      Is all pretend

  • 11. 
    The traditions of West Africa have greatly influenced other cultures, especially American culture. Many of the enslaved Africans who were brought to the United States came from West Africa. They brought with them the only things they could:______________________________________________________. The trickster tales of Br’er Rabbit, as well as blues and jazz music, have their roots in West Africa.
    • A. 

      Ideas

    • B. 

      Stories

    • C. 

      Cooking pots

    • D. 

      Dances

    • E. 

      Music

    • F. 

      Customs

  • 12. 
    Without Wet African culture we wouldn't have Uncle Remus stories about Br’er Rabbit.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False