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1 The History of South Africa: Highs and Lows
South Africa has a short but rich history dotted with injustices but also humanity and a spirit of forgiveness. Let's revisit some of the highlights (and lowlights).
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10 Q
strudi74
Sep 20 13
267 plays
2 On this Day in South Africa
Things happen every day all over the world, but I only care about what happened on certain days in South Africa. See about how much you know about this nation of 40 million!
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10 Q
jesus_geek
Jan 25 06
948 plays
3 The Cape Colony: Early Days
This covers the early exploration of the Cape of Good Hope and the Dutch settlement thereof.
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10 Q
LordHaag
Dec 12 06
735 plays
4 A Brief History of South Africa
This is a simple quiz with a South African theme. All questions are multiple choice.
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10 Q
husker7
Nov 19 02
2124 plays
5 South African History
This is a quiz about South African History.
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10 Q
athenaminerva
Sep 30 12
357 plays
6 History of South Africa
This is a chronologically scrambled quiz about the history of the great and largely unknown country of South Africa.
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10 Q
jonty129
Nov 07 03
1296 plays
7 South African History
Let's see how much you know about South African History.
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10 Q
colombia
Oct 31 01
1731 plays
8 South Africa: The Early Years
South Africa from 1650 to 1900.
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10 Q
gywalgi
Aug 07 01
1074 plays
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Last Updated Aug 20 14 10:58 AM

Some sample questions from this category:

* In 1652, the Dutch East India Company set up a station in Cape Town to provision passing ships. What was the name of this station?
* In 1657, Europeans began to settle in the arable regions surrounding Cape Town. What were their major productions?
* Which group brought Islam to South Africa in the 1700's?
* In 1795, the British occupied the Cape and controlled the sea route to the East. They lost the Cape to the Dutch during the Napoleonic wars. When did the British retake the Cape?
* In 1819, a Dr. John Philip arrived in South Africa. Who was he?


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