African Music Quizzes & Trivia
Call yourself an African music enthusiast? Are you someone who loves to hear tamas, bougarabous and djembes? Does that African rhythm make you want to get up and dance? If yes, then check out these online African music quizzes to find how much you know and learn trivia.
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This quiz tests your knowledge on African music and culture you learned in your webquest. Choose the best answer for the following questions.
Questions: 5 | Attempts: 2254 | Last updated: Apr 7, 2015
Sample QuestionAfrican music is often heard along with _____.
Test your knowledge of traditional West African Instruments!
Questions: 7 | Attempts: 264 | Last updated: Apr 7, 2015
Sample QuestionWhich of below instruments are NOT African?
A djembe or jembe is a rope-tuned skin-covered goblet drum played with bare hands, originally from West Africa. According to the Bambara people in Mali, the name of the djembe comes from the saying "Anke djé, anke...
Questions: 10 | Attempts: 546 | Last updated: May 4, 2021
Sample QuestionWhat empire was responsible for the creation of the Djembe?
Life experiences have shown that the choice of music by an individual is a reflection of his/her personality. African music is a blend of elements of culture in form of folklores and chants. The pitch, tempo and genre of the...
Questions: 10 | Attempts: 266 | Last updated: Jul 1, 2019
Sample QuestionWhich kind of music listener do you think you are?
People who love music know that African musical instrument are great. They are usually portable and easy to play. Be it in the wind instrument , string instrument, or a percussion, they are usually similar with European and...
Questions: 10 | Attempts: 243 | Last updated: May 25, 2019
Sample QuestionWhich of these is an African string musical instrument?
The changes in the pattern of African music shows there is an interesting history behind it. Understanding the forms of music that was popular in ancient time would help in when making comparison between ancient music and...
Questions: 10 | Attempts: 139 | Last updated: May 25, 2019
Sample QuestionWhich of this African music is the oldest?
Since music is an important part of culture, the relationship between music and culture is perceptible. In African music, important part of music such as diction, dressing are always featured. In African music, African culture is...
Questions: 10 | Attempts: 115 | Last updated: May 25, 2019
Sample QuestionWhere is the African music festival normally Australia?
The variety of genres of African music shows that the continent is vast and that there is a lot to be learned about the dark continent. This music is indigenous to African populace and usually reflect their culture and tradition....
Questions: 10 | Attempts: 166 | Last updated: Jun 19, 2019
Sample QuestionWho created Afrobeat music?
In history, there is emphasis on the events that occurred in the past. Similarly, when the pattern of African music as it was done in ancient times is studied, it would be clear that it has evolved over the years. When it...
Questions: 10 | Attempts: 177 | Last updated: Jun 19, 2019
Sample QuestionWhich of these is the oldest form of African music?
West Africa possesses diverse people with diverse musical traditions. Their songs are depicted by two or more rhythms, known as polyrhythm, formed by layers of distinct rhythms on top of each other using musical instruments like...
Questions: 10 | Attempts: 1161 | Last updated: Jan 20, 2021
Sample QuestionWho is this?