Presentation on theme: "Review What were the 3 G’s? What is imperialism?"— Presentation transcript:
1 Review What were the 3 G’s? What is imperialism? Who took the lead in European exploration?
2 Africa in an Age of Transition Chapter 6 Section 2
3 The Slave TradeSlave labor grew when sugar plantations grew in America.First, Europeans used natives to work, however, majority of the natives died from disease.Therefore, African slaves were imported to meet the need.
8 Slave Trade con.Triangular trade connected Europe, Africa, and America.Europeans sent completed goods to Africa for slaves.Slaves were shipped and sold in America.Europeans bought tobacco, molasses, sugar, and cotton from America.
12 Middle Passage con.A reason for high number of slaves is for the death rate.Many died on this middle passage, the middle leg in the triangular trade.
13 Don’t Write“From us they have learned strife, quarreling, drunkenness, trickery, theft, unbridled desire for what is not one’s own, misdeeds unknown to them before, and the accursed lust for gold.”Dutch slave trader
14 Political and Social Structure South Africa and Mozambique was the only place Europeans settled.Europeans where more interested in the slave trade.Foreigners influenced many Africans, spiritual, economically, and political.
15 Review First slave ship sailed to America in ____. _________trade connected Europe, Africa, and America.Middle leg of the triangular trade?
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