African Culture
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  • Question 1
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    Q.

    Which would be an example of an ethnic group?

    answer choices

    people who grow similar food

    people who share a language or religion

    people who share a belief in god or gods

    people who like to read the same literature

  • Question 2
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    Which would be an example of an religious group?

    answer choices

    people who grow similar food

    people who share a language or religion

    people who share a belief in god or gods

    people who like to read the same literature

  • Question 3
    300 seconds
    Q.

    What religion did the Arabs bring with them to Africa?

    answer choices

    Islam

    Judaism

    Animism

    Christianity

  • Question 4
    300 seconds
    Q.

    Why was learning Arabic important for those who become Muslims?

    answer choices

    The Quran is written in Arabic

    Arabic is an easy language to learn

    Arabic was the only written language

    Muslims are required to speak Arabic

  • Question 5
    300 seconds
    Q.

    Which were goods Arab traders carried across the Sahara by caravan?

    answer choices

    salt and gold

    silk and wool

    grains and olives

    books and writing utensils

  • Question 6
    300 seconds
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    Where do most Muslims live in Africa?

    answer choices

    only in the Sahel

    near the southern tip of Africa

    in Northern and Eastern africa

    few Muslims live in Africa today

  • Question 7
    300 seconds
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    In which country do most Ashanti live?

    answer choices

    Egypt

    Kenya

    Ghana

    Morocco

  • Question 8
    300 seconds
    Q.

    What is the significance of the Golden Stool for the Ashanti people?

    answer choices

    It symbolized the power of the Ashanti people

    The stool was meant to encourage equal rights for all

    The Ashanti would become rich making furniture and household goods

    The Ashanti people could only worship if they were sitting on the Golden Stool

  • Question 9
    300 seconds
    Q.

    Those who practice the traditional Ashanti religion...

    answer choices

    use the Quran as their holy book

    believe there is one supreme god

    believe that Jesus is the son of God

    must pray facing Mecca five times a day

  • Question 10
    300 seconds
    Q.

    What are the main religions found among the Ashanti people today?

    answer choices

    traditional religion and Hinduism

    a belief in Judaism and Christianity

    a traditional Shanti religion, Christianity, and Islam

    There is little formal practice of religion among the Ashanti today

  • Question 11
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    Q.

    Which BEST describes the Bantu people?

    answer choices

    nomadic people in the Sahara Desert

    a separate race in the northern part of the African continent

    live only in cities and towns; none of them farm or herd animals

    many different people who share a related language and some cultural characteristics

  • Question 12
    300 seconds
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    Why is the Bantu migration so important in the study of Africa?

    answer choices

    led to the first settlements in the Sahara

    was forced by the African governments in the north

    brought language and iron tools across Africa

    the people refused to intermarry with Arabs and Muslims

  • Question 13
    300 seconds
    Q.

    How many people in Africa today are part of the Bantu culture?

    answer choices

    only a very few

    over 60 million

    several hundred thousand

    those living in the south of the continent

  • Question 14
    300 seconds
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    Which BEST describes the religion of the Bantu people?

    answer choices

    most are Muslims

    most practice Animism

    nearly all are Christians

    the Bantu practice a wide variety of religions

  • Question 15
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    Where are the majority of the Swahili people founded?

    answer choices

    the Sahel

    East Africa

    North Africa

    South Africa

  • Question 16
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    The Swahili language is a mixture of Bantu and...

    answer choices

    Arabic

    Muslim

    Ashanti

    English

  • Question 17
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    What does the word "Swahili" mean in Arabic?

    answer choices

    forest dweller

    nomad wanderer

    one who herds animals

    one who lives on the coast

  • Question 18
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    What religion is common among the Swahili today?

    answer choices

    Islam

    Hinduism

    Buddhism

    Christianity

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