EL Civics for ESL Students

Kwanzaa Quiz Answers 1-5

1. What is Kwanzaa?

It is a cultural festival that celebrates African American heritage.

2. When is Kwanzaa celebrated?

It is celebrated from December 26 to January 1.

3. What is the first principle of Kwanzaa?


4. Who created Kwanzaa?

Dr. Maulana Karenga.

5. The Pan-African colors are red, black, and green. What does the red stand for?

The noble blood that unites all people of African ancestry.

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