West Africa questions This is a list of recently added questions about West Africa. What is the dominant religion in Niger?Islam has been widespread in the region since the 10th century. About 99% of the total population of Niger are Muslims.Created by: globalquiz.orggeography of West Africa riddles »average 60% christianitychristianity1984islamislam5687folk religionfolk religion807hinduismhinduism914 What is the dominant religion in Senegal?Islam has been widespread in the region since the 10th century. Today, about 96.4% of the total population of Senegal are Muslims.Created by: globalquiz.orggeography of Africa riddles »average 67% christianitychristianity1410islamislam6535folk religionfolk religion798hinduismhinduism908 What is the name of the largest river in Senegal?Senegal. The country of Senegal is named after the Senegal River that borders it to the east and north.Created by: globalquiz.orgrivers riddles »hard 57% OkavangoOkavango1895NigerNiger1956VoltaVolta808SenegalSenegal6206 Where was this photo taken?In Africa. The sandstone cliff in Bandigara Escarpment rises about 500 meters high and has a length of approximately 150 kilometers. The area of the escarpment is inhabited today by the Dogon people, but small houses attached to the cliff face were built by the Tellem people, who were pygmies or "small red people". Tellem people dissapeared for unknown reason before the area was discovered by Europeans. Dogons describe the Tellem as possessing the power of flight.Created by: Steve LambertyWorld Heritage Sites riddles »hard 55% in Africain Africa2024in South Americain South America461in Mexicoin Mexico776in Chinain China357 Where in the world does slavery still occur at the largest scale?In Mauritania. Today up to 600,000 Mauritanians, or 20% of the population, are still enslaved, mainly the "black Moors" of Haratin people. Though legally abolished in 1981, slavery did not become a crime until 2007, and since then only one person has been prosecuted for owning slaves. The issue of slavery is still powerful theme in the country's political debate.Created by: Hitter smasherAfrica riddles »hard 52% in Sri Lankain Sri Lanka1731in Colombiain Colombia1102in Mauritaniain Mauritania5397in Saudi Arabiain Saudi Arabia2042 Which desert has this famous "eye"?Sahara. The Richat Structure in Mauritania, also known as the Eye of the Sahara, was interpreted as an asteroid impact structure, but no evidence for shock metamorphism has been found. Today scientists believe that it is a huge (40 km in diameter) and deeply eroded geologic dome.Created by: globalquiz.orgdeserts of Africa riddles »very hard 26% NamibNamib1068GobiGobi1680SaharaSahara1501MojaveMojave1350 Which country other than USA named its capital after the president of the United States?Liberia was created in 1847 by freed slaves from the United States. They established a government modeled on that of the United States and named its capital city Monrovia after James Monroe, a prominent supporter of the colonization.Created by: globalquiz.orghistory of Africa riddles »hard 42% Solomon IslandsSolomon Islands5001LiberiaLiberia8095SomaliaSomalia2277PanamaPanama3519 Play Africa quiz and see all the questions.