chapter31 - chapter31 True\/False Indicate whether the statement is true or false 1 The Kenyan struggle for independence was especially difficult because

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chapter31True/FalseIndicate whether the statement is true or false.____1.The Kenyan struggle for independence was especially difficult because the Kikuyu people were also fighting for independence in two other countries.____2.Portuguese African colonies generally made a peaceful transition to independence and self-rule.____3.South Africa received its independence from Britain in 1910.____4.In Kenya, white farmers opposed independence because they feared losing land on which they grew valuable cash crops.____5.After the Cold War ended in 1989, democratic governments began to emerge in Africa because the United States and Soviet Union no longer supported dictators friendly to their sides.____6.Development loans from the World Bank helped newly-independent African nations reduce debt and develop thriving economies.____7.In the years after independence African culture disappeared.____8.Many African musicians are now internationally known.____9.Algeria was very important to France primarily because the colony possessed extremely valuable natural resources.____10.French prime minister Charles de Gaulle gave African leaders a choice between remaining tied to France through the French Community or becoming completely independent.____11.The FLN in Algeria targeted only French military forces and government officials in their violent campaign togain independence.____12.The international community became sympathetic to the Zionist cause when the horrors of the Holocaust became widely known.____13.The confrontation between Gamal Abdel Nasser and Britain, France, and Israel known as the Suez Crisis did not have anything to do with Cold War politics.____14.Although Egypt was militarily defeated in October 1956, when British, French, and Israeli troops withdrew, the Suez Crisis became a great victory for Gamal Abdel Nasser.____15.Oil revenues have had uniformly positive effects on oil-rich nations in the Middle East.____16.After a series of wars with its neighbors, Israel controls less land today than it did when it was created.____17.In 2005, the Israeli government forced Jewish settlers to leave Gaza before it was turned over to the Palestinians.____18.UN weapons inspectors found no evidence of chemical, biological, or nuclear weapons in Iraq before a U.S.-led force invaded in 2003.Multiple ChoiceIdentify the choice that best completes the statement or answers the question.____19.Kwame Nkrumah headed the
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a.Mau Mau.c.French Community.b.Convention People’s Party.d.Congo.____
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