Mansa Musa returns from Mecca

In this lesson, you will learn about Mansa Musa's return from Mecca and what it could reveal about medieval Mali.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.Where did Mansa Musa rule?

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Q2.What is the Hajj?

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Q3.Which of these is NOT a possible reason Mansa Musa went on Hajj

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Q4.What happened when Mansa Musa was in Cairo which reveals medieval Mali was wealthy?

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Q5.Which action reveals that Mansa Musa practiced Islam and implies Mali was a Muslim country?

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.Where did Mansa Musa rule?

1/5

Q2.What is the Hajj?

2/5

Q3.Which of these is NOT a possible reason Mansa Musa went on Hajj

3/5

Q4.What happened when Mansa Musa was in Cairo which reveals medieval Mali was wealthy?

4/5

Q5.Which action reveals that Mansa Musa practiced Islam and implies Mali was a Muslim country?

5/5

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Quiz: Mansa Musa Returns from Mecca

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Q1.What did Mansa Musa do in Mecca?

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Q2.Why did Mansa Musa take a different route back from Mecca to Mali?

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Q3.Why were the cities of Gao and Timbuktu important?

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Q4.Mansa Musa brought back scholars from Mecca with him to Mali, what could that reveal?

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Q5.Mansa Musa built mosques in Gao and Timbuktu, what could that reveal about medieval Mali?

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This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Quiz: Mansa Musa Returns from Mecca

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Q1.What did Mansa Musa do in Mecca?

1/5

Q2.Why did Mansa Musa take a different route back from Mecca to Mali?

2/5

Q3.Why were the cities of Gao and Timbuktu important?

3/5

Q4.Mansa Musa brought back scholars from Mecca with him to Mali, what could that reveal?

4/5

Q5.Mansa Musa built mosques in Gao and Timbuktu, what could that reveal about medieval Mali?

5/5

Lesson summary: Mansa Musa returns from Mecca

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