Monday, May 30, 2011

Free Trivia Quiz #13 - Trivia Quiz Questions About Africa and African People, Places, and Things

Africa and African trivia questions and answers.
  1. Which is the second longest river in Africa?
  2. Who was Zambia's first president?
  3. Which 100-mile long waterway links the Mediterranean and the Red
  4. In which country is the Aswan Dam?
  5. Where did Idi Amin rule from 1971-1979?
  6. What does ANC stand for?
  7. Which country has the rand as its currency?
  8. What is the former name of the People's Republic of Venin?
  9. In which country are Tangier and Casablanca?
  10. Who was the Egyptian president who was assassinated in 1981?
  11. Which country, bordering Zaire, takes its name from the former
    name of the Zaire river?
  12. Which country unilaterally declared independence in November
  13. Which country was called Upper Volta until 1984?
  14. Which narrow stretch of water separates North Africa from Spain?
  15. Which volcano in Tanzania is the highest mountain in Africa?
  16. Who was the Egyptian king whose tomb an treasures were discovered
    in the Valley of the Kings in 1922?
  17. The flag of Libya is a plain rectangle of which color?
  18. Name the East African country which lies on the equator.
  19. What are the two main arms of the River Nile called?
  20. Which explorer was the first to reach the Cape of Good Hope?
  21. In which country did King Hassan II ascend the throne in 1961?
  22. Which British general was killed at Khartoum in 1885?
  23. On the border of which two countries is Victoria Falls?
  24. What is the name shared by the currency units of Algeria and
  25. What is the name of  the volcanic valley that runs from the
    Sinai peninsula to central Mozambique?
  26. Which actor won an Academy Award for his performance in The
    African Queen?
  27. Who wrote the novel Cry, the Beloved Country about South Africa?
  28. What is the capital of Kenya?
  29. From which European country did Angola achieve independence in
  30. Which country mainly makes up the Horn of Africa?
  31. At which town in the Sudan do the White and Blue Niles join?
  32. Mount Toubkal is the highest peak of which range of mountains?
  33. What is the capital of Sierra Leone?
  34. Which country is the island of Zanzibar part of?
  35. What is Africa's largest country?
  36. Which African country is bordered by Benin, Ghana, Ivory Coast,
    Niger, and Mali?
  37. Who was the woman sentenced to six years in jail after the murder
    of Stompei Seipi?
  38. In which country are the towns of Gweru and Kwekwe?
  39. Of which African country is Niamey the capital?
  40. Who was the founder of the Back to Africa movement who largely
    inspired Rastafarianism?
  41. Which African country is sandwiched between Ghana and Benin?
  42. The Zambesi and which other river define the borders of

Answers to Free Trivia Quiz #13 - Africa and African Trivia Quiz Answers

  1. Zaire, formerly Congo.
  2. Kenneth Kuanda.
  3. Suez Canal.
  4. Egypt.
  5. Uganda.
  6. African National Congress.
  7. South Africa.
  8. Dohomey.
  9. Morocco.
  10. Sadat.
  11. Congo.
  12. Southern Rhodesia, now Zimbabwe.
  13. Burkina Faso.
  14. Straight of Gibraltar.
  15. Kilimanjaro.
  16. Tutankhamen.
  17. Green.
  18. Kenya.
  19. Blue Nile and White Nile.
  20. Bartholomew Diaz.
  21. Morocco.
  22. Gordon.
  23. Zambia and Zimbabwe.
  24. Dinar.
  25. Great Rift Valley.
  26. Humphrey Bogart.
  27. Alan Paton.
  28. Nairobi.
  29. Portugal.
  30. Somalia.
  31. Khartoum.
  32. Atlas Mountains.
  33. Freetown.
  34. Tanzania.
  35. Sudan.
  36. Burkino Faso.
  37. Winnie Mandela.
  38. Zimbabwe.
  39. Niger.
  40. Marcus Garvey.
  41. Togo.
  42. Limpopo.