Saturday, February 25, 2012

Online Study Session!

Here ye, Here ye!  Yet another study session to guide you in your learning! 

Be here, Tuesday, at 8:30pm. 

Bring a book and your brain!

We'll  be studying and reviewing for the test over Chapter 2, Ancient Africa.

189 comments:

michaella.salisbury said...

hey i need help with the question on the essay number 1
i am tying to figuer out what the bantu people had that if i was a historian can study

allison.barth said...

i don't think mrs newharth is here yet

Carson.Powers said...

im here

izzy.tyrell said...

She might be soon.

Emily.Sinkie said...

im here

jevyn.sharping said...

im here

Jacob.Mutziger said...

I'm here

Tiana.Whiting said...

here is a hint oral history or story telling

michaella.salisbury said...

me too im here also

Tiana.Whiting said...

im here

allison.barth said...

me to

izzy.tyrell said...

I'm here

Mrs Neuharth said...

HERE!

emilie said...

Iam here

Tiana.Whiting said...

sooo does anybody know where mrs.♥th is.

michaella.salisbury said...

can u help me with the bantu people

Valerie_Neuharth said...

Had some problems with Olivia. Hope you all understand. Ready to get started?

Valerie_Neuharth said...

Michealla, I will help you as soon as we are finished answering questiosn....is that ok?

Emily.Sinkie said...

yes

allison.barth said...

hi mrs newharth

michaella.salisbury said...

yes

Tiana.Whiting said...

so what is the first question?

izzy.tyrell said...

yes

izzy.tyrell said...

yes

Valerie_Neuharth said...

What is the largest desert in Africa?
a)savanna
b) Sahara
c) Swahili
d) Songhai

jevyn.sharping said...

b

michaella.salisbury said...

b

allison.barth said...

b

Jacob.Mutziger said...

B

Emily.Sinkie said...

B

izzy.tyrell said...

b

Carson.Powers said...

B.

Carson.Powers said...

B.

Valerie_Neuharth said...

B is correct. Next question....

The Bantu – speaking people migrated because they were looking for

a) better weather conditions
b) better farmland and better grazing
c) gold and salt
d) the coast, so that they could trade

Jacob.Mutziger said...

B

michaella.salisbury said...

B.

allison.barth said...

b

izzy.tyrell said...

b

Emily.Sinkie said...

B

Carson.Powers said...

B

Valerie_Neuharth said...

B is correct again! Nice job.


What did the Bantu-speaking people spread across Africa as they migrated?
a) their language and culture
b) bronze making skills
c) Christianity
d) Islam

jevyn.sharping said...
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Tiana.Whiting said...

helloo

michaella.salisbury said...

A.

jevyn.sharping said...

A

Tiana.Whiting said...

a

izzy.tyrell said...

a

Carson.Powers said...

A

Emily.Sinkie said...

A

allison.barth said...

a

Jacob.Mutziger said...

A

Valerie_Neuharth said...

The correct answer is A....Good job.

Don't forget about hitting F5 to "refresh the screen".....one of you taught me that trick!


What item did the people of West Africa usually trade to get salt?
a) gold
b) bronze
c) silk
d) water

Carson.Powers said...

A

jevyn.sharping said...

A

michaella.salisbury said...

A.

Emily.Sinkie said...

A

Tiana.Whiting said...

a

allison.barth said...

a

Jacob.Mutziger said...

A

emilie said...

a

izzy.tyrell said...

a

Valerie_Neuharth said...

All of you are correct again!!

What did Sundiata accomplish?
a) He made Mali the most powerful kingdom in West Africa
b) He founded the kingdom of Ghana
c) He made Islam the official religion of Mali
d) He conquered the people of Songhai

Jacob.Mutziger said...

A

michaella.salisbury said...

A.

jevyn.sharping said...

A

allison.barth said...

a

allison.barth said...

a

izzy.tyrell said...

a

Carson.Powers said...

A

Emily.Sinkie said...

A

Tiana.Whiting said...

a

Valerie_Neuharth said...

It's A again. You are all amazing!

Mansa Musa wanted Mali to be a leading center of
a) Muslim learning
b) military power
c) Christian learning
d) agriculture

izzy.tyrell said...

a

Jacob.Mutziger said...

A

michaella.salisbury said...

A.

Anonymous said...

A

Emily.Sinkie said...

A

jevyn.sharping said...

whoops didnt mean to push that...

allison.barth said...

a

Tiana.Whiting said...

a

Emilie said...

A

Valerie_Neuharth said...

Good job! You're right :)

During the AD 300’s what became the official religion of Aksum? (it’s in Ethiopia)
a) Islam
b) Judaism
c) Christianity
d) Swahili

jevyn.sharping said...

C

Carson.Powers said...

C

izzy.tyrell said...

c

Jacob.Mutziger said...

C

Emily.Sinkie said...

C

allison.barth said...

c

Tiana.Whiting said...

a

Valerie_Neuharth said...

C is correct. Nice job.


Kilwa was a Muslim city that thrived because of….
a) offshore fishing
b) raising yams
c) trade with foreign lands
d) Swahili scholars

(This seems like a hard question to me!!!)

Jacob.Mutziger said...

C

jevyn.sharping said...

C

izzy.tyrell said...

c

Tiana.Whiting said...

never mind its c

allison.barth said...

c

Carson.Powers said...

C

Emily.Sinkie said...

C

Valerie_Neuharth said...

C is correct again! Nice job, I thought that was a hard question! I even had to look up the answer. I think this question is hard too!!



Most of the gold that was brought to the Swahili city-states came from….
a) Ethiopia
b) Portugal
c) Kenya
d) Great Zimbabwe

(This is the last question. I will help with essay questions after this question is answered)

Valerie_Neuharth said...
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Tiana.Whiting said...
This comment has been removed by the author.
Carson.Powers said...

C

jevyn.sharping said...

C

izzy.tyrell said...

c

Jacob.Mutziger said...
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Emily.Sinkie said...

C

Valerie_Neuharth said...

uh....we didn't even study about Kenya. So C isn't the correct answer. Try again!

allison.barth said...

c

Jacob.Mutziger said...

A

jevyn.sharping said...

haha funny... umm A?

allison.barth said...

a

izzy.tyrell said...

a

Valerie_Neuharth said...

Kind of was funny Jevyn :)

Tiana.Whiting said...

A

Carson.Powers said...

A. ?

emilie said...

A

Tiana.Whiting said...

LOL;)

Valerie_Neuharth said...

You guys are killing me here. Think the EAST side of AFRICA. Who had gold....gold is in mines....who mined???

jevyn.sharping said...

IKR!!

jevyn.sharping said...

IKR!!

jevyn.sharping said...

IKR!!

allison.barth said...

what is the vocab words

Jacob.Mutziger said...

D

izzy.tyrell said...

d

Emily.Sinkie said...

D

jevyn.sharping said...

D!!!!!

michaella.salisbury said...

A

Tiana.Whiting said...

D

michaella.salisbury said...

D

Valerie_Neuharth said...

The correct answer is D - Great Zimbabwe...they had COWS and GOLD...remember how weird that was???? :)

Tiana - kind of demanding tonight? :)

Tiana.Whiting said...

HOW LONG DOES THIS LAST MOM WANTS TO KNOW

Valerie_Neuharth said...

What word means a mass movement of poeple?

Valerie_Neuharth said...

Tiana, 5 more mins. BTW - there is a late start, did u all know that?

Tiana.Whiting said...

SORRY DRINKING GRAPE JUCIE

Tiana.Whiting said...

SORRY DRINKING GRAPE JUCIE

Tiana.Whiting said...

SORRY DRINKING GRAPE JUCIE

Jacob.Mutziger said...

MIGRATION

michaella.salisbury said...

I WAS RIGHT UNTILL I SAID D

jevyn.sharping said...

MY DOES 2????

izzy.tyrell said...

Yes, I'm so happy!!

Valerie_Neuharth said...

Jacob is the only one who answer that question correctly. Yes, Migration.

Next....

What word means....an area of gently rolling land covered by grasses?

michaella.salisbury said...

MY MOM THINKS WE ARE GOING TO NOT HAVE SCHOOL TOMMORROW

Emily.Sinkie said...

Yup

Jacob.Mutziger said...

SAVANNA

izzy.tyrell said...

savana

Tiana.Whiting said...

SORRY I HAVE TO GO TO BED MOM SAID SO!!!!! POOP

Tiana.Whiting said...

SORRY I HAVE TO GO TO BED MOM SAID SO!!!!! POOP

michaella.salisbury said...

SAVANNA

Emily.Sinkie said...

SAVANNA

Valerie_Neuharth said...

Savanna is correct.

What word means......a group of families who trace their roots to the same acestor?

izzy.tyrell said...

clan

allison.barth said...

clan

Tiana.Whiting said...

SAVANNA

Emily.Sinkie said...

CLAN

Anonymous said...

CLAN

Valerie_Neuharth said...

clan is correct.

What words means.....a Bantu language with Arabic words?

LAST QUESTION!!

Jacob.Mutziger said...

CLAN

izzy.tyrell said...

Swahili

michaella.salisbury said...

SORRY I PUSHED THE WRONG THING

Jacob.Mutziger said...

SAWHII

Tiana.Whiting said...

SWHAILI

Tiana.Whiting said...

SWHAILI

Tiana.Whiting said...

SWHAILI

Tiana.Whiting said...

SWHAILI

Tiana.Whiting said...

SWHAILI

Tiana.Whiting said...

SWHAILI

Emily.Sinkie said...

SWAHILI

allison.barth said...

swahili

michaella.salisbury said...

SWALHILI

Valerie_Neuharth said...

Yes. Swahili.

YOU ARE FINSIHED. If you have essay questions and your PARENTS will let you stay awake I will answer some questions that you have

michaella.salisbury said...

THATS ME

izzy.tyrell said...

Is there a certain amount of things we need to write for number 1?

Tiana.Whiting said...

NOPE REALLY TIRED AND SOO IS MY GRAPE JUICE...........LOL ;0

Valerie_Neuharth said...

There is 1 specific word/vocab word that I am looking for in #1.....so it doesn't matter how much you write as long as you list that one specific thing.....

izzy.tyrell said...

okay thanks!

michaella.salisbury said...

SO ITS IN OUR VOCAB LIST OR WORDS

Valerie_Neuharth said...

yes Michaella....and it mentions it in section 1 - under Bantu people

michaella.salisbury said...

thxs

Valerie_Neuharth said...

Anything else?

izzy.tyrell said...

goodnight!!

michaella.salisbury said...

is it oral history

Anonymous said...

NIGHT :) Pray for SNOW :) Hehehe

Tiana.Whiting said...

GOOD NIGHT AND DONT LET THE BEDBUGS BITE IF YOU DO YOU GOT TO SHAMPOO.... IF YOU DONT YOU HAVE TO GO POO POO.....LOL...PEACE OUT...;0 YAWN

Valerie_Neuharth said...

Could be......

Valerie_Neuharth said...

Michealla, is that the word that is mentioned to help tell about history?

michaella.salisbury said...

the smile face u put on my paper for #3 is that right and exactlly right

michaella.salisbury said...

yes

Valerie_Neuharth said...

i am pretty sure it there is a smile face. but i need to go michaella. good luck on the test. you can always come in the morning if you have any more questions. goodnight :)

michaella.salisbury said...

and isnt it the languege too

michaella.salisbury said...

good night