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Ch. 2 Sect. 3

East Africa's Great Trading Centers

Kilwa One of many trading cities on the East African coast.
Aksum An important East African center of trade
City-state A city that is also a separate, independent state.
Swahili A Bantu language with Arabic words, spoken along the East African coast
Great Zimbabwe A powerful south East African city.
Who was Ibn Battutah? A famous Muslim traveler from North Africa.
What 2 religion are common in east Africa? Islam, Christianity
Why are churches in east Africa unique and different? They had their own unique traditions. Different from church to church.
What is unusual about churches built during King Lalibela's rule? The churches were carved into solid red rock.
Created by: Tim the Batman74