Africa

The Living Africa

WEBQUEST : SOUTH AFRICA

1. What is the capital of South Africa ?

2. Which city is known to South Africans as the "Mother City" ?

3. Who were the first Europeans to settle in South Africa in 1652 ?

4. What happened from 1899 to 1902 ?

5. Why is April 27th important for South Africans ?

6. How many official languages are there in South Africa ?

7. Who is the current president?

8. What did Desmond Tutu teach in South Africa from 1967 to 1972 ?

9. What is Johannesburg's nickname ? Why ?

10. When was Soweto founded ?

11. Who designed the national flag, and when was it first used ?

12. Give a definition of "apartheid". When did it "die" ?

13. Who was called "the chief architect of apartheid" ?

14. When was Nelson Mandela born ?

15. How long did Nelson Mandela stay in prison ?

16. When was he awarded the Nobel Prize for Peace ?

17. Which novel written by Alan Paton was adapted by Darrell James Roodt ?

18. What do the letters A.N.C stand for ?

19. What's her name ? Where can you see her ?

20. Now try this quiz, play this game

21. Read this text and do this comprehension exercise.