ASSESSMENT: THE AFRICAN CONTINENT
GRADUATION OUTCOME(S) ADDRESSED IN THIS ASSESSMENT:Historian:
2) Extracting/Gathering and Comprehending Historical Information from a variety of sources; 3)Analyzing and Interpreting Historical Information from a variety of sources;
: 1) infer the main idea or purpose in a reading selection/passage/charts & graphs; 3) Locate important details in a reading selection/passage;6) Make generalizations and conclusions in a reading selection/passage.
PART ONE: What to Do: HISTORIAN
Choose the BEST answer to complete the following selected responsestatements regarding the African Continent.
(Knowledge, comprehension,& analysis)
1. The Sahel is…A. South of the Sahara.B. In the Libyan Desert.C. North of the Atlas Mountains.D. Located in West Africa.2. A tourist in the Great Rift Valley would least likely see…A. MountainsB. LakesC. RiversD. Oases3. The long standing war in the Democratic Republic of the Congo has been causedby all of the following factors except?A. Over mineral rights.B. Between ethnic groups.C. Colonization by Belgium.D. Communist forces.4. Who were the perpetrators in the Darfur genocide?A. HutusB. TutsisC. JanjaweedD. Yoruba5. All of the following are reasons HIV/AIDS continues to spread in Sub-SaharanAfrica except:A.Denial of the problemB.Low mother to child transmission ratesC.War and other armed conflictsD.Illiteracy
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