Flashcards in Chapter 14 SQ and Chapter Review Deck (31):
A small group of dwellings in an isolated area
Involve multiple step processes
A strong tribal leader
Strong identification with a tribe that speaks the same language
The worship of the souls of animals rivers trees and other objects
Brought radical changes to life in sub Saharan Africa
Have no limit to their authority.
An infectious tropical disease spread by Mosquitos
A highly infectious disease spread by the anopheles mosquito and common in wet tropical countries
One of the most distinct peoples of Africa
A large bay formed by a long curving coast
Spreads African sleeping sickness
Many slave ships operated there
One of the greatest kingdoms of Western Africa
Mobutu Sese Seko
Military leader in the democratic republic of the Congo
What 4 european languages are national language in West and Central Africa?
French, Spanish, English, and Krio
Name 4 tropical diseases that plague Africa
Yellow fever, malaria, sleeping sickness, idk
Why was exploring sub-Saharan Africa difficult?
Why is Cote d'Ivoire one of the most developed nations?
Many years of stability and ties with France
What 3 tribal groups dominate Nigeria?
The Hausa the Yoruba and the Lagos
What are perhaps the greatest problems facing the establishment and growth of free government on western and central Africa?
Corruption and self advancing rulers
Why would the democratic republic of the Congo keep French as the national language?
It was widely spoken.
Which two nations were settled by freed slaves?
Sierra Leone and Liberia
What is the most important concept that underlies most I African society?
What are the three largest tribal groups in Nigeria?
The Hausa the Yoruba, and the Ibo.
SQ - answer highlighted questions
List four culture traits that distinguish sub- Saharan Africa
Blacks and whites. Slash burning agriculture. Villages.