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1

What is the Sahel?

A strip of land that divides the desert from wetter areas

2

What is the savanna?

an open grassland

3

What is the Sahara

a desert

4

What religion has played central role in Ehtiopia's history?

Christianity

5

What are griots

African storytellers

6

Which African civilization used Ge'ez as its language?

Aksum

7

Swahili is a blend of a Bantu language and which other language?

Arabic

8

Lalibela was a great king in which African kingdom

Ethiopia

9

Invasions by which civilization isolated Aksum and led to its downfall

Muslims

10

What was the focus of Sunni Ali's reign

War

11

What was the earliest European nation to begin trading with Benin

Portugal

12

What did not form part of Sunni Ali's army

Trained lions

13

The reign of which leader is considered the golden age of Songhai

Askia Muhammad

14

What was not something produced frequently within Africa

Silk

15

The Nok people, who were the first to use iron in Africa, lived where?

Nigeria