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Updated: Sep 14, 2022

Test your knowledge on different types of African textiles, in this 10-question quiz. You can download the answer sheet at the bottom of the post. Good luck , enjoy and don't forget to comment your score.

Use the quiz to brush up on your African History knowledge, in a fun games night with your friends and family or even for educational purposes!

One more thing...

don't go on google!

*Answers selected can only be confirmed by downloading the answers sheet.


Question #1 - Which group of people commonly wear the Akwete cloth?

Choose one:

  • A) Igbo people

  • B) Akan people

  • C) Ewe People

Question #2 - The 'Kuba Raphia' material is associated with which African region?

Choose one:

  • A) East African

  • B) Central African

  • C) North African

Question #3 - The 'Kilim' material is indigenous to which African country?

Choose one:

  • A) Mali

  • B) Morocco

  • C) Egypt

Question #4 - Which country is Aso Oke indigenous to?

Choose one:

  • A) Niger

  • B) Nigeria

  • C) Sierra Leone

Question #5 - Where does the Ewe cloth originate from?

Choose one:

  • A) Nigeria and Ghana

  • B) Ghana and Togo

  • C) Togo and Nigeria

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Question #6 - The Kikoi cloth is originated from which African country?

Choose one:

  • A) Kenya

  • B) Uganda

  • C) Tanzania

Question #7 - Which country does the Bogolan cloth originate from?

Choose one:

  • A) Chad

  • B) Somalia

  • C) Mali

Question #8 - Ukara-Ekpe is indigenous to which state in Nigeria?

Choose one:

  • A) Edo

  • B) Lagos

  • C) Eboniyi

Question #9 - The name of the textile wrap worn by Congolese people is called what?

Choose one:

  • A) Ankara

  • B) Liputa

  • C) Abaya

Question #10 - 'Shweshwe' fabric is indigenous to which country?

Choose one:

  • A) Botswana

  • B) South Africa

  • C) Malawi

You've completed the quiz, well done! Click below to check your answers. Don't forget to leave the quiz a comment of your score!

Quiz 09 - Textiles - ANSWER SHEET
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