Traditions and Encounters, AP Edition (Bentley), 5th Edition

Chapter 18: States and Societies of Sub-Saharan Africa

Essay Quiz

Why do you think we have so few names to associate with sub-Saharan African history in this period? How did the nature of the societies contribute to this phenomenon? How did their cultural traditions contribute?
List and explain at least five reasons why Islam became such a prevalent religion in sub-Saharan Africa in this period. Use examples to justify each point.
Compare and contrast the development of the Swahili city-states with the west African empires in the years from the eleventh to the fifteenth centuries.
Traditions & Encounters, 5e
Glencoe Online Learning CenterSocial Studies HomeProduct InfoSite MapContact Us

The McGraw-Hill CompaniesGlencoe