ENS Bambili Economics 2014-2015

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 31 .An important difference between the French poliicy of Assimilation and the British policy of lndirect rule was that:
a) Assimilation assured the superiority of French cultural values whereas indirect rule recognized differences of culture
b) Assimilation succeeded where indirect rule failed
c) Both policies were imported from Europe
d) Assimilation was liberal while indirect rule was authoritarian

32.Which of these contributed most to the growth of African nationalism after 1954‘.“
a) The Atlantic charter
b) The rise of political parties
c) The birth of the UNO
d) The European protest to colonial rule

33.Bismarck strongly influenced the convening of the Berlin West African Conference in 1884 because he wanted to:
a) Facilitate and legalist European occupation of Africa
b) Settle German’s colonial conflicts in West Africa with rivals
c) Settle the British conflict with the French over Egypt
d) Provide solution to the rivaliy in the Congo Basin

34. Which of the following was not an objective of the British colonial policy of Indirect Rule in Africa?
a) To reduce the expenses and inconveniences of the direct rule
b) To preserve native culture
c) To govern the people according to their traditional organizations
d) To work with the elites in preparing the territory towards self —rule

35.The immediate cause of the Rwandan Civil War of 1994 was:
21) Ethnic rivalry between the Hutu and the Tutsi
b) Militarization of the Rwandan State
c) The creation of armed groups like the RDF
d) The killing of President Juvenal Habyarimana in Kigali