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Ch 16: African History: Homework Help

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The African History chapter of this High School World History Homework Help course helps students complete their African history homework and earn better grades. This homework help resource uses simple and fun videos that are about five minutes long.

How it works:

  • Identify which concepts are covered on your African history homework.
  • Find videos on those topics within this chapter.
  • Watch fun videos, pausing and reviewing as needed.
  • Complete sample problems and get instant feedback.
  • Finish your African history homework with ease!

Topics from your homework you'll be able to complete:

  • Agricultural adaptations to Africa's environment
  • African kinship relations and political systems
  • Similarities and differences between African religious systems
  • The spread of agriculture and pastoralism
  • Causes of Bantu migrations in ancient West Africa
  • Religion in Ethiopia's Solomonid Dynasty
  • Impacts of the trans-Saharan trade on the Sudanic states
  • Mali, Ghana and Songhai cultures
  • City-states on the East African coast
  • Relationship between Africa and the Indian Ocean economy

10 Lessons in Chapter 16: African History: Homework Help
Test your knowledge with a 30-question chapter practice test
Africa's Environments: Zones & Agricultural Adaptation

1. Africa's Environments: Zones & Agricultural Adaptation

In this lesson, we explore several of the largest ecosystems of Africa and the agriculture that is practiced in each. Let's take a look at a landscape which is as diverse as the continent itself. After you've watched the video, see what you've learned by testing yourself with our quiz questions.

Kinship Relations & Political Systems in Africa

2. Kinship Relations & Political Systems in Africa

In this lesson, we will explore kinship groups, specifically their role in communities in Africa, in addition to their role in Africa's pre-colonial political systems.

Religious Systems of Africa: Similarities & Differences

3. Religious Systems of Africa: Similarities & Differences

In this lesson, we explore the multifaceted religious systems present in Africa, from the indigenous religions, which still influence many on the continent, to Islam and Christianity, which many adhere to today.

The Spread of Pastoralism and Agriculture in Africa

4. The Spread of Pastoralism and Agriculture in Africa

In this lesson we discover the key differences between pastoralism and agriculture and explore the diffusion of these two practices in the history of Africa.

Ancient West Africa: Bantu Migrations & the Stateless Society

5. Ancient West Africa: Bantu Migrations & the Stateless Society

In this lesson, we will discuss some of the characteristics of ancient West Africa. We will focus especially on the Bantu migrations, the stateless society, and the city of Jenne-jeno.

Ethiopia's Solomonic Dynasty & Church Support

6. Ethiopia's Solomonic Dynasty & Church Support

In this lesson we explore the beginning of the Solomonic Dynasty in Ethiopia and some of the key characteristics which led it its friendly relations with Christian European nations.

Trans-Saharan Trade & West African Sudanic States

7. Trans-Saharan Trade & West African Sudanic States

In this lesson we explore the beginning, height, and decline of the trans-Saharan trade and the various states in West Africa which thrived off the trade.

African Cultures: Ghana, Mali, and Songhai

8. African Cultures: Ghana, Mali, and Songhai

In this lesson, we learn about the three premier empires of the pre-colonial period in West Africa: Ghana, Mali, and Songhai, who all profited tremendously from the trans-Saharan gold trade.

Establishment of Small City-States on Africa's East Coast

9. Establishment of Small City-States on Africa's East Coast

In this lesson, we explore the development of small city-states along Africa's East coast, the trade that sustained them, and their eventual downfall at the hands of European colonizers.

Central & Southern Africa & the Indian Ocean Economy

10. Central & Southern Africa & the Indian Ocean Economy

In this lesson, we explore the migration of the Bantu-speaking peoples into central and southern Africa and the Indian Ocean economy by which city-states along Africa's east coast thrived.

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