History Quiz / Full History: Tanzania

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To the nearest million, how old is the oldest known human fossils discovered in Tanzania?
In what gorge have some of the earliest hominid fossils and tools been found?
Which language group likely dominated Tanzania 10,000 years ago?
Which groups invaded approximately 3,500 years ago?
Which Iron Age site was a locus of Bantu expansion?
Which trading port of the first century CE is described in Periplus of the Erythraean Sea?
Which religion arrived in Tanzania in the 8th or 9th centuries CE?
Who founded the Kilwa Sultanate?
Which country did Suleiman Hassan conquer in 1180?
Which Berber traveler described Kilwa as one of the best cities of the world?
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Who largely dominated Kilwa politics in the decades around 1500 CE?
Which Arab nation took control of Zanzibar in 1698?
Which sultan began abolishing slavery in 1822?
Who led the Hehe revolt against German occupation?
At what battle did the Germans defeat British forces to open the East African Campaign of WWI?
Who led the movement culminating in independence from British rule?
In what year did Tanganyika and Zanzibar merge?
Who were the commanders that led the Tanzanian capture of Kampala in 1979? (name one)
What city became the capital in the late 20th Century?
Who was the first female candidate for president?
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