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Xhosa Wars: Quiz


Question 1: ________
SowetoKaffir (racial term)Afrikaner WeerstandsbewegingSouth Africa under apartheid

Question 2: Maqana was eventually captured and imprisoned on ________.
Thabo MbekiCape TownSouth AfricaRobben Island

Question 3: The first wars of several with the Xhosa had already been fought by the time that the Cape Colony had been ceded to the ________.
CanadaUnited KingdomEnglandWales

Question 4: The competition between the ________ and the amaXhosa over good grazing land was intense, and skirmishes became wars.
AfrikanerSecond Boer WarBoerOrange Free State

Question 5: So, when the British entered the Cape in 1806, British troops under Harry Smith were sent to help the ________ settlers.
Second Boer WarAfrikanerBoerOrange Free State

Question 6: This article incorporates text from the Encyclopædia Britannica, Eleventh Edition, a publication now in the ________.
Public domainCopyright infringementCopyrightIntellectual property

Question 7: On the site of Colonel Graham’s headquarters arose a town bearing his name: Graham's Town, subsequently becoming ________.
GrahamstownJeffreys Bay, Eastern CapeCacadu District MunicipalityKouga Local Municipality

Question 8: The Xhosa Wars, also known as the Kaffir Wars or Cape Frontier Wars, were a series of nine wars between the amaXhosa people and European settlers from 1779 to 1879 in what is now the ________ in South Africa.
Cacadu District MunicipalityKouga Local MunicipalityEastern CapeNdlambe Local Municipality

Question 9: ________
South AfricaHistory of Cape Colony from 1806 to 1870History of Cape Colony from 1870 to 1899Xhosa Wars

Question 10: The ________ had been expelled from the district between the Great Fish River and the Sundays river known as the Zuurveld, which became a sort of neutral ground.


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