Map Activity 23.1 - The End of European Empires

The several decades after independence witnessed a wave of military regimes in Africa. However, since 1980 or so, a number of African countries have held reasonably free, multiparty elections, indicating a growing, but uncertain, interest in democratic practice.

Identify historically significant locations on the map. Place each name on the map by clicking on the name, dragging it to the correct map location, and then dropping it into place. Then write a brief paragraph-length response to each of the questions below. When you are finished, select "Submit" to view your score.