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  • What do Maasai do to express their feelings?

    they sing in groups

    who are considered wealth in themselves?

    Women and children

    Who builds the houses in Massai culture?

    The women

    In order to survive, women have to

    attach themselves to a man

    Before circumcision, girls belong to

    the warriors

    In the circumcision ceremony, a girl is giving away

    her childhood name and is becoming a woman

    After a girl is circumcised, she has the right to

    become pregnant

    When the girl's parents have a circumcision ceremony, they are announcing they have a

    daughter without mishap

    Marriages are arranged for

    the boys and girls

    After the circumcision, the girl goes where?

    to her new village

    Why are Massai women happy to be married?

    because their brothers mistreat them. and are happy to have their own home and bed.

    The girls first four nights in the new village are spent at her

    mother in laws house

    When she is brought to the new village and shown her cattle, she is given what rights?

    walking rights

    Marriage has more to do with ______ than friendship and affection.

    Cattle

    Women give away their _____ as presents to women

    children.

    The Massai believe in one high God named

    Enkai. They believe they are his chosen people.

    Originially, there were only three groups of people created named

    Toroboro (Pygmies) Kikuyu (farmers) and the Maasai (Pastoralists)

    The Maasai believe what about their cattle?

    They believe that all cattle in the world are theirs by right.

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