Statistics for History of Africa Quiz

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  • This quiz has been taken 73 times
  • The average score is 14 of 20

Answer Stats

HintAnswer% Correct
What system of segregation in South Africa was abolished by Nelson Mandela?Apartheid
94%
What nation was founded by former slaves from the United States?Liberia
94%
What city fought against Rome in the Punic Wars?Carthage
89%
What island was discovered by Malay settlers around 500 AD?Madagascar
85%
Which dictator of Libya was captured and executed during the Arab spring?Muammar Gaddafi
84%
Shaka was the leader of what kingdom?Zulu
84%
What group of dutch settlers fought the British in South Africa in two wars?Boers
81%
What is the former name of the Democratic Republic of the Congo?Zaire
81%
What king of Mali is sometimes called the richest man of all time?Mansa Musa
79%
In which country were J.R.R Tolkein and Elon Musk born?South Africa
79%
In what modern day country did the Battle of El-Alamein take place?Egypt
74%
Which European nation colonized Cameroon?Germany
68%
What nation united with the colony of Tanganyika to form Tanzania?Zanzibar
68%
What city was the major trading center of West Africa and home to a major islamic university?Timbuktu
65%
What kingdom bordered ancient Egypt to the south?Nubia
58%
What major empire was overtaken by the Mali empire?{Ghana} Empire
53%
What was one of the first major cities in southern Africa and the namesake of a modern country?Great {Zimbabwe}
48%
What country broke into civil war when the state of Biafra tried to secede?Nigeria
48%
What ethnic group has inhabited most of northern Africa for millennia?Berbers
42%
Who was the Great Pyramid of Giza built for?Khufu
24%

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