Mino of Benin

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1. When were the Women of Dahomey seen from?

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2. What is the modern day name of the country they lived in?

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4. The women were trained from an early age to ________.

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4. The Women of Dahomey are known for being an ____________?

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5. The women were known to use spears and curved ________to kill their enemies.

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6. The Women of Dahomey were tasked with protecting the ______and the country.

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7. The women were defeated in 1890 by the ______, who were using guns during the European conquest of Africa.

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8. One missionary described their ________and the way that they jumped over a wall made of thorns without caring about pain.

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9. In the country of Benin, they are often remembered as the Mino, or “our _________”.

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10.They were the inspiration behind the warrior women in ______________.

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Mino of Benin

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