Huntley Chapter 23

  1. Leader of Ghana
    Kwame Nkrumah
  2. The Portuguese surrendered their colonies of ______ and ______ in the 1970s
    • Mozambique
    • Angola
  3. first former British colony to gain independence
  4. French leader who granted Algeria it's independence in 1962
    Charles de Gaulle
  5. Goal was an economical and political reform >South Africa
    African National Congress (ANC)
  6. Descendants of the Dutch in South Africa
  7. System of racial segregation "apartness"
  8. One of the leaders of the African National Congress who was arrested in 1962
    Nelson Mandela
  9. Returned to Kenya in 1946 and founded the African National Union which sought Kenya's independence
    Jomo Kenyatta
  10. One idea behind economic policies in Africa
    "African form of socialism"
  11. A system in which a system in which ownership of he country's wealth would be put into the hands of the people
    African form of socialism
  12. The unity of all black Africans
  13. Founded by the leaders of 32 African states in 1963, was a concrete result of the belief in Pan-Africanism
    Organization of African Unity (OAU)
  14. In 2002, the ___ replaced the OAU> 53 nations
    • AU
    • African Nation
  15. _____ were another economic handicap and caused widespread hunger and starvation
    Serious droughts
  16. In recent years, the greatest challenge to African progress was the spread of ____.
    • AIDS
    • acquired immune deficiency system
  17. Wealthy people in East African Countries
    Wabenzi, Mercades Benz people
  18. One of the most remarkable events of recent African history was the election of _____ _______ to the presidency of the Republic of South Africa
    Nelson Mandella
  19. A Nobel Prize winning Bishop worked to free Mandela and to end apartheid in South Africa
    Desmond Tutu
  20. South Africa's first black president
    Nelson Mandela
  21. Nigerian novelist who has won international acclaim
    Chinua Achebe
  22. Most famous of Achebe's novels. About the simple dignity of traditional African village life
    Things Fall Apart
  23. Wanted Palestine as a home for the Jews
  24. The Jews in Palestine proclaimed the state of _____ in 1948 with the _______ Declaration
    • Israel
    • Balfour
  25. Took control of the Egyptian government in the 1950s
    Gamal Abdel Nasser
  26. In 1956, Nasser seized the _______ ________ _______ which had been under British and French administration.
    Suez Canal Company
  27. Arab unity
  28. Succeeded Nasser as president of Egypt
    Anwar el-Sadat
  29. Formed by Arab oil producing states to gain control of oil prices
    Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC)
  30. Warned against a dependence of foreign oil and promoted the use of coal and solar power
    President Jimmy Carter
  31. Created by American legislature with the help of Jimmy Carter
    Department of Energy
  32. President Carter also played a role in
    Peacemaking in the Middle East
  33. Jimmy Carter met with him in 1978
    Menachem Bagin- Israeli prime minister
  34. An agreement to sign a peace treaty ending war between Egypt and Israel
    Camp David Accords
  35. Represents the interests of Palestinians
    Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO)
  36. Headed al-Fatah
    Yasir Arafat
  37. Guerilla movement that terrorized Israel
  38. Uprising
  39. The leadership of ______ and revenue from oil helped Iran to become a rich country.
    Shah Mohammad Reza Pahlavi
  40. Opposed the shah of Iran, a member of the Muslim clergy
    Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini
  41. Iran leader in 1979
    Saddam Hussein
  42. Iranians are ______
  43. Iraqi leaders are ______
  44. Iraq and Iran fight over this territory
    Strait of Hormuz
  45. One of the religious groups fighting for control of Afghanistan
  46. Turn your back to western ideas and focus on Muslim values
    • Islamic revivalism
    • Islamic activism
  47. Muslims believe Western ideas are based on
    • Materialism
    • Greed
    • Immorality
  48. The goal of all extremist is
    To remove all Western influence in Muslim countries.
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