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Africa Unit Exam
Review of Key Terms for Africa Geography Unit
|Longest record of human activity
|Ancient kingdom of eastern Africa
|Movement of people that linked Africa with a common language & culture
|Exploited central Africa for his own personal gain
|King Leopold II
|Meeting of European countries to split up Africa
|System that separated blacks and whites in South Africa
|1st president of a 'Free' South Africa
|Last president of an 'Apartheid' South Africa
|Auto-Immune disease with no known cure
|Intestinal disease caused by unsanitary drinking water
|Blood disease spread by insects
|Religious group responsible the most killing in Darfur, Sudan
|Muslims - Islam
|Rwanda's version of KKK
|What 2 ethnic groups live in Rwanda
|Combatants in the Boer War
|Country known as the 'Gift of the Nile'
|Group that fought Apartheid in South Africa
|African National Congress
|3 types of slavery
|Chattel, Pawnship, Clientage
|Who protected 1680 Hutus and Tutsis at 'Hotel Rwanda'
|Where in the Sudan are the Christians located in?
|Southern - Western
|Created to control the Nile River
|Aswan High Dam
|Where do the Masai live?
|Great Rift Valley; Kenya & Tanzania
|Cause of Central Africa's poor education system
|Lack of teachers
|One of the world's major oil producers
|What country escaped from the Berlin Conference
|What group did the Muslim government hire to wipe out Darfur?
|What part of Africa suffers from massive oil spills
|Niger River Delta
|What country is most well-off in Africa?
|South Africa; Egypt a close 2nd
|Why was Great Zimbabwe important?
|What is desertification?
|Loss of arable land
|What part of Africa is suffering from Desertification?
|What type of slavery used children, usually girls, as collateral
|What type of slavery were slaves owned like livestock?
|Chattel or Plantation
|What type of slavery did slaves owe a part of the labor or crop to a landlord?