Presentation on theme: "Please label page 16 of your notes: Exploration Review Answer and write the following questions: 1.What was the Dutch East India Company? 2.What powers."— Presentation transcript:
Please label page 16 of your notes: Exploration Review Answer and write the following questions: 1.What was the Dutch East India Company? 2.What powers did the East India Companies of various countries have in order to control trade in the Indian Ocean and East Indies? 3.Define East Indies and West Indies
4. What was the Treaty of Tordesillas and why do most people of South America speak Spanish, while Brazil speaks Portuguese?
Label page 17 or your notes: Conquering the Americas Write and answer the following questions: 1.Conquistadores= 2.Four reasons why the Spanish were able to conquer Native Americans
Label page 18 Encomienda System 1. Define encomienda system 2. How was the encomienda system harmful to Native Americans? 3. What workforce replaced the Native Americans and encomienda system?
Label page 19, The English in the Americas Write and answer the following questions: 1. What was the Lost Colony? 2. What was the purpose of Jamestown? 3. What were some problems beginning in Jamestown? 4. How did the colonists overcome these problems?
5. What was the Northwest Passage? Why were European countries searching for it? 6. What was Jamestown? Why was Jamestown important to the British in the Americas? 7. What factors led to the conflict of the French and Indian War between the French and the British in North America?
8. How did colonization change life for the indigenous peoples of the Americas? 9. Why were indigenous peoples very susceptible to European diseases?
Label page 20, The Columbian Exchange 1. Define the Columbian Exchange 2. Provide specific examples of why the Columbian Exchange was important to the world. 3. Provide one specific example why it was detrimental to the world.