A community for students.

Here's the question you clicked on:

55 members online
  • 0 replying
  • 0 viewing


  • one year ago

Why was Timbuktu such a thriving cultural and learning center? A. It was an African coastal area that many European visited in the 15th & 16th centuries. B. It was a trading hub located between North Africa and West Africa. C. It was a enlightened African community that welcomed intellectuals. D. It was the African port city that was at the center of the Triangle Trade.

  • This Question is Closed
  1. anonymous
    • one year ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    Timbuktu was famous for being a trading hub for north and west Africa, so it took the best of both worlds and absorbed its knowledge. Logically, it would be option B

  2. Not the answer you are looking for?
    Search for more explanations.

    • Attachments:

Ask your own question

Sign Up
Find more explanations on OpenStudy
Privacy Policy

Your question is ready. Sign up for free to start getting answers.

spraguer (Moderator)
5 → View Detailed Profile

is replying to Can someone tell me what button the professor is hitting...


  • Teamwork 19 Teammate
  • Problem Solving 19 Hero
  • You have blocked this person.
  • ✔ You're a fan Checking fan status...

Thanks for being so helpful in mathematics. If you are getting quality help, make sure you spread the word about OpenStudy.

This is the testimonial you wrote.
You haven't written a testimonial for Owlfred.