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Which nation did not send large groups of settlers to the Americas, and primarily sought to obtain fish and fur in North America for trade?

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England

Spain

France

Portugal

Which European explorer attempted to circumnavigate the world, leaving from Spain in 1519, but was killed in the midst of his journey, leaving his crew members to complete his goal?

Answer

Christopher Columbus

Ferdinand Magellan

Henry Hudson

Vasco da Gama

Identify the nation that conquered the Aztecs and Incas in the mid-1500s under the direction of Hernán Cortés and Francisco Pizarro.

Answer

England

Spain

France

the Netherlands

Which animal, brought from the Old World during the Columbian Exchange, made hunting for buffalo much easier for Native Americans?

Answer

chicken

cattle

horse

llamas

What is mercantilism?

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an economic theory that stressed the importance of colonies as sources of raw materials

an economic system in which private businesses profited from the free market

a system in which land was given to colonists in exchange for them teaching Christianity to the natives of the land

the second leg of the trans-Atlantic trading system, in which slaves were loaded onto ships and brought to the Americas

What is NOT true about the effects of the slave trade?

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Africans were separated from their families.

Millions of Africans died on their way to the Americas due to abuse, illness, and suicide.

Africans became educated and translated correspondence between the French and Native Americans.

Plantation owners became wealthy from the quantity of crops produced from slave labor.

The expansion of colonies in the Americas and the loss of millions of Native Americans to disease and mistreatment led European colonists to purchase

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furs from the French for warmth.

corn from the Native Americans for food.

slaves from the Africans for labor.

weapons from the Aztecs for protection.

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  • 7 years ago
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    1. France

    2. Vasco da Gama

    3. Spain

    4. Horse

    5. An economic theory that stressed the importance of colonies as sources of raw materials

    6. Africans became educated and translated correspondence between the French and Native Americans.

    7. Corn from the Native Americans for food.

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  • 7 years ago

    France

    Ferdinand Magellan

    Spain

    Horse

    None of your options is correct.

    Mercantilism posited that the nation that was the richest,particularly in terms of precious metals that could be minted into coins,would be the most powerful.

    So, 'an economic theory that stressed the importance of colonies as a source of raw materials' is the only one on your list that is even remotely close.

    Africans became educated and translated correspondence between the French and native Americans.

    Slaves from the Africans for labour.

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  • 3 years ago

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