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?
In Africa
In Asia
In South America
Marriages
What did the Hutu and Tutsi share in Rwanda?
Traditions
All of the above
A language
Marriages
Which European imperialist country introduced identity cards into Rwanda?
Belgium
Britain
Holland
France
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?
Pigs
Rats
Cockroaches
Snakes
When was the President of Rwanda assassinated?
June 6 1994
April 6 1994
May 6 1994
March 6 1994
How many Tutsi were killed during the genocide?
Ten thousand
One hundred thousand
More than one million
One thousand
Where did the Tutsi resist the Hutu killers?
Botswana
Bisesero
Baku
Baghdad
How did powerful countries like the USA respond to the genocide?
They helped to rescue Tutsi families
They did nothing
They sent troops to stop the killing
They sent aircraft to help the UN protect Tutsi
Who did the Gacaca courts put on trial?
Just men who were in the Interahamwe
The leaders who planned the genocide
Europeans who fled from Rwanda
Local people accused of killing Tutsis
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