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Answers to African History Quiz

Updated: Jan 13, 2021

1. Idi Amin


2. Morocco


3. Haile Selassie


4. Morocco


5. Septimus Severus or Caracalla


6. Berbers


7, Bartholomew Diaz


8. From medieval West African Empire of that name


9. French and British forces faced a stand off


10. Oman

11. Ethiopia/Eritrea


12. Belgian Congo


13. None. There was never an indigenous population on the islands


14. Major slave port


15. Germany


16. Tunisia


17. Ruler of medieval Mali Empire, and the richest man that has ever lived (reputedly)


18. Timbuktu


19. From the name of the huge ruins of a 11th -15th century city


20. Zulu warriors organised into regiments





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