Africa Quiz July 14, 2019 at 09:00 am

[Quiz] Test your knowledge of traditional African clothing

Francis Akhalbey | Content Manager

Francis Akhalbey July 14, 2019 at 09:00 am

July 14, 2019 at 09:00 am | Africa Quiz

Welcome to Face2Face Africa quiz series that tests your knowledge of Africa and anything African. We ask ten questions based on themes ranging from politics, history, geography, culture, entertainment and many more.

Today, we are all about traditional African clothing. Brace yourself, no cheating, get your thinking cap on and test your knowledge of traditional African clothing:

Poll 1. The Maasai tribe are most famous for this traditional cloth. What’s it called?

A Maasai man

Poll 2. This popular and colorful outfit from Bamenda in Cameroon is known as?

Traditional Cameroonian outfit

Poll 3. In Ghana, the smock is also popularly known as?

Ghanaian smock

Poll 4. The Gomesi is a very popular dress in?


Poll 5. Dyed with fermented mud, this handmade Malian fabric is known as?

Handmade Malian fabrics

Poll 6. The traditional Shweshwe fabric is very popular in?

Shweshwe fabric

Poll 7. One of these is not an African fabric?

Poll 8. The Adire tie and dye textiles are made in?

Adire fabric

Poll 9. The Habesha Kemis is worn by both Ethiopian and Eritrean women?

Habesha Kemis

Poll 10. Kofia is a popular round hat worn by men in?

Kofia hat

Click here to see how you performed. Good Luck!


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