EARLY CIVILIZATIONS
RELIGION IN AFRICA
SLAVE TRADE
COLONIALISM
INDEPENDENCE

100

The trans-Saharan trade was primarily based on the exchange of gold for this item.
What is salt?

100

The phrase "Gye Nyame" is MOST associated with this present-day African country.
What is Ghana?

100

Europeans from this country were the first to explore the West African coast?
What is Portugal?

100

Europeans replaced slave labor with machinery during this period.
What is the Industrial Revolution?

100

This North African colony went to war with France to gain independence.
What is Algeria?

200

He brought Egypt under his rule in 332 BCE.
Who was Alexander the Great?

200

These items are thrown during divination.
What are cowrie shells?

200

This country initiated the transatlantic slave trade in 1518.
What is Spain?

200

The ambitions of this European leader led to the Berlin Conference.
Who is Leopold II?

200

This man becamethe first president of independent Ghana.
Who is Kwame Nkrumah?

300

The founding of Mali is memorialized in this work.
What is the Epic of Sundiata?

300

The revelations in the Qu'ran were given to Muhammad by this Archangel.
Who was Gabriel?

300

This man wrote the lyrics to the song "Amazing Grace."
Who is John Newton?

300

The Italians colonized this North African territory.
What is Libya?

300

This man became the first president of Senegal in 1960.
Who is Leopold Senghor?

400

The "hajj" of this man had an effect on the price of gold in Egypt for years.
Who was Mansa Musa?

400

This companion of Muhammad gave the first "muezzin" or call to prayer.
Who was Bilal ibn Rabah?

400

Olaudah Equiana claimed to be part of this ethnic group.
What is Igbo?

400

This country invaded Ethiopia in 1935.
What is Italy?

400

Mali gained independence from this country in 1960.
What is France?

500

On this date, the Almoravids overthrew the Empire of Ghana.
What is 1042 CE?

500

Many Copts fled to this city when Muslims invaded Egypt in 650 CE.
What is Axum?

500

In this year the British Parliament banned slavery throughout the British Empire.
What was 1838?

500

Britain annexed Asante territory and declared it a protectorate in this year.
What is 1900?

500

This country succeeded from Nigeria in 1966.
What is the Republic of Biafra?