Take another quiz >

23 Largest Ethnic Groups in Africa

Name the ethnic groups of Africa that number at least 10 million people. According to Wikipedia Jan 2015: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ethnic_groups_in_Africa
Quiz by Henceforth516
Rate:
Last updated: May 5, 2019
First submittedJanuary 9, 2015
Times taken238
4:00
Enter answers below:
0
 / 23 guessed
The quiz is paused. You have remaining.
Scoring
You scored / = %
This beats or equals % of test takers also scored 100%
The average score is
Your high score is
Your fastest time is
Keep scrolling down for answers and more stats ...
Region
Answer
Central Africa
Luba
Central Africa
Mongo
Central Africa
Kongo
Central Africa
Kanuri
Horn of Africa
Oromo
Horn of Africa
Amhara
Horn of Africa
Somali
Horn of Africa
Tigray-Tigrinya
North Africa
Maghrebi
North Africa
Egyptian
North Africa
Copt
North Africa
Berber
Region
Answer
Southeast Africa
Hutu
Southeast Africa
Chewa
Southeast Africa
Luo
Southern Africa
Shona
Southern Africa
Zulu
West Africa
Hausa
West Africa
Fula
West Africa
Yoruba
West Africa
Igbo
West Africa
Mande
West Africa
Akan
+1
level 52
Nov 30, 2015
Can you accept Amazigh for Berber too?
+1
level 73
Dec 1, 2015
I already do.
+1
level ∞
Aug 14, 2016
Interesting quiz even though I only got Zulu, Hutu, and Igbo. Should have got Yoruba and Hausa also. Didn't guess Egyptian because I thought they were Arab. But I suppose Arabs are a super-group much like Slavs.
+1
level 73
Aug 15, 2016
Yeah it's a bit of a controversial subject overall, because sometimes it's hard to tell exactly how individual groups can be grouped together. For this quiz I wanted to catch individual ethnic groups so I just went with the sizable ones. The so called "ethnolinguistic supergroups" (such as Arabs) are interesting to study too, but there's probably only a handful on the continent.