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Exchange of Culture and History

Exchange of Culture and History
Exchange of Culture and History

Analyze Exchange of Culture and History with specific reference to the Colombian exchange. identify how the cultures interacted and the goods they exchanged

  1. How was it that “wealthy, urban societies [developed] in Mexico and Peru”?
  2. What was it that allowed for the development of large-scale North American cultures? SLIDESHARE IMAGES 2-28
  3. How was it that “the geopolitics of the Plains Indians [were] transformed by a European import”? SLIDESHARE IMAGE 29
  4. One of the most essential skills you need to develop for success at every level of advanced education is that of reducing a large amount of information to a small amount; in other words, you need to master the art of summarizing.  With that in mind, in ten lines or less, please show that you understand the significance of the Protestant Reformation? SLIDESHARE IMAGE 30
  5. What kinds of trade arrangements existed between Europeans and West Africans?
  6. In brief, how did Europeans and Africans develop a trade in slaves? SLIDESHARE IMAGE 31
  7. Who was Amerigo Vespucci, and in what two ways is he important in history? IMAGE 32
  8. How were the Spanish able to defeat the more numerous indigenous peoples of Mexico, and what was the legacy of their conquest? SLIDESHARE IMAGES 33-39
  9. At this point I want you to engage in some speculation regarding the ramifications of the answer to #6 above: If Christian Europeans had such a long history of crushing, or attempting to exterminate, other forms of religion, such as paganism and Islam, how might this have affected their behavior towards Indians in the New World?

Link to slide show for ch.2

Please answer the 8 questions in bold face type, and 1 of your own choosing.

  1. What was the Columbian Exchange? IMAGES 2-9
  2. Who were Spain’s “powerful enemies” and what was their enmity based upon? IMAGES 10-17
  3. What was mercantilism, and how was it important for England?
  4. How did “social mobility [end] for Africans in Virginia in the 1660s?
  5. In brief, describe the history of New France? IMAGES 19-22
  6. What was the most important trading commodity in both New France and New Netherland? IMAGES 23-24
  1. In one sentence (could be a long one), describe the religious foundations of Massachusetts Bay Colony? In other words, how did religion shape the Puritans attitudes and worldview? IMAGES 25-27
  2. Consider the conflicts that arose between English colonists and Indians in New England (The Pequot War and King Phillip’s War) – what would you say was the main issue at the heart of these conflicts? IMAGES 28-33
  3. What were the sources of political and economic tension in colonial Virginia during the 1660s & 1670s? Specifically focus on the factors that lead to Bacon’s Rebellion. IMAGES 34-37
  4. 10.What was the effect of English colonization on the native peoples of northeastern America in the seventeenth century?  In other words, how did the world of the Indians change as a result of the arrival of the colonists?
  5. In brief, how did Europeans and Africans develop a trade in slaves?
  1. If Christian Europeans had such a long history of crushing, or attempting to exterminate, other forms of religion, such as paganism and Islam, how might this have affected their behavior towards Indians in the New World?
  2. What kinds of religious ‘enemies’ and false doctrines had Christian rulers dealt with by the time Europeans began to colonize the Americas?
  3. How did the Columbian Exchange alter both the Old and the New World?
  4. How did the world of the Indians change as a result of the arrival of the colonists?
  5. Think about the Puritans: do you think it's good to have a religion as the foundation of a society?

Link to ch.1

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