2Facts about NigeriaHow many languages have been spoken in Nigeria over time?521How many cultural or ethnic groups are in Nigeria?Over 250 ethnic groups have been reported in Nigeria.
3What does Diversity mean in Nigeria as compared to the US?
4StereotypesStereotype is defined as: a simplified and standardized conception or image invested with special meaning and held in common by members of a group.Are stereotypes usually positive or negative? Give examples.
5Stereotypes of Africans The following words are often associated with Africa or Africans. Why might some people find them offensive?Tribe primordialhut savageprimitive timelessbackward
6DefinitionsTribeA community in a traditional society consisting of a group of linked or related families.Primordial/PrimitiveFrom an early stage of evolution or civilization. Outdated; simple; crude.
7Definitions continued… SavageWild and fierce; hostile; uncivilized; uncontrolled.Hut, timeless, backward.