Define: Treaty of TordesillasTriangular trade Middle Passage Describe the major achievement of the following: Prince Henry the Navigator Bartholomeu Dias Vasco De Gama Amerigo Vespucci Vasco Nunez de Balboa Ferdinand Magellan Juan Sebastian de Elcano
The Slave Trade 1.Existed in Africa before the coming of the Europeans. 2.Portuguese replaced European slaves with Africans. Sugar cane & sugar plantations. First boatload of African slaves brought by the Spanish in 1518. 275,000 enslaved Africans exported to other countries. 3.Between 16 c & 19 c, about 10 million Africans shipped to the Americas.
Chapter 15.2 Review Questions: 1.What social changes took place in Europe created a willingness to explore and settle overseas? 2.Describe how the Atlantic slave trade worked and what led to its success? 3. Why were the voyages of Christopher Columbus important? Draw and Label all the Explorers & Routes from pages 362-363 (Color coordinate)