The 1994 Genocide Against the Tutsi in Rwanda

The 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi saw more than a million innocent men, women and children murdered in the country of Rwanda in Africa. Learn more about how the genocide happened and how the world reacted to it by looking at the PowerPoint and answering the questions in the knowledge check.
Where is Rwanda?
Marriages
In Asia
In South America
In Africa
What did the Hutu and Tutsi share in Rwanda?
Traditions
Marriages
A language
All of the above
Which European imperialist country introduced identity cards into Rwanda?
Britain
Belgium
France
Holland
Young men were recruited by the Hutu extremists and trained to kill. What were these groups called?
Interahamwe
Janjaweed
SS
Terrorists
The Hutu extremists dehumanised innocent Tutsis by labelling as what?
Cockroaches
Snakes
Pigs
Rats
When was the President of Rwanda assassinated?
April 6 1994
March 6 1994
June 6 1994
May 6 1994
How many Tutsi were killed during the genocide?
Ten thousand
More than one million
One hundred thousand
One thousand
Where did the Tutsi resist the Hutu killers?
Bisesero
Baghdad
Baku
Botswana
How did powerful countries like the USA respond to the genocide?
They sent troops to stop the killing
They helped to rescue Tutsi families
They sent aircraft to help the UN protect Tutsi
They did nothing
Who did the Gacaca courts put on trial?
Europeans who fled from Rwanda
Just men who were in the Interahamwe
The leaders who planned the genocide
Local people accused of killing Tutsis
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