Social Studies - 2019-20
WHII.7a - Major Societies in Africa
The student will demonstrate an understanding of the political, cultural, geographic, and economic conditions in sub-Saharan Africa from about 1500 A.D. (C.E.) to about 1800 A.D. (C.E.) by
a) locating major societies in Africa in time and place and identifying major geographic features;
UNDERSTANDING THE STANDARD
Between about 1500 A.D. (C.E.) and about 1800 A.D. (C.E), African societies maintained empires throughout West Africa, East Africa, and South Africa.
Major geographic features of Africa helped to shape these empires and included land and water features.
Major societies in Africa from about 1500 A.D. (C.E.) to about 1800 A.D. (C.E.)
Major geographic features
Horn of Africa
Cape of Good Hope