Traditions and Encounters, AP Edition (Bentley), 5th Edition

Chapter 25: Africa and the Atlantic World

Essay Quiz

Did any African states or kingdoms benefit from their contacts with European traders? Who would be the likely beneficiaries? Who would suffer the most?
State the arguments for and against slavery in American colonies in strictly economic terms. Can you suggest a more economical alternative to slave labor? (This question, of course, ignores the moral debate over slavery.)
Why was it so difficult for slaves to revolt once they reached the New World? What were some of the obstacles to a successful revolt?
Traditions & Encounters, 5e
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