Archive | November, 2016

T21 WH — Monday!

  • Here is the AoW. Your 250-word response is due Friday. If you type it, make sure you will be able to finish typing at some point this week on your own time.
  • Read and study sections 4 and 6 of the binder textbook. Be ready to be quizzed tomorrow.



T21 WH — Unit 4 RP#1

  1. What is the more common name used today for the region Columbus called the West Indies?
    1. Caribbean
  2. What was one plant, animal, or pathogen that traveled from the “old world” to the “new world” after Columbus?
    1. See textbook or image
  3. BONSU: What was one thing that went the other way?
    1. See textbook or image
  4. What is another word for “indigenous”?
    1. native
  5. The “conquerors” from Spain, such as Cortez and Pizarro were called what? (They wiped out the Aztec and Inca)
    1. conquistadors
  6. What “product” was traveling from West Africa to the Americas in the Triangular Trade Route?
    1. Slaves, people
  7. What was one product that traveled from the ‘Mericas to Europe in the TTR?
    1. Cotton, tobacco, sugar
  8. BONSU: Why was it Europe that ended up making the voyages of discovery and not the Ming or the Muslims (pick one)?
    1. Ming: They decided to isolate and stop voyages of Zheng He
    2. Muslims: They were devastated by the Mongols when they sacked Baghdad