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1

Which area was heavily forested in Castile?

Asturias

2

What was the main industry in Castile?

Sheep farming

3

What were in West Castile and who were they owed by?

Large sheep ranches owned by the military orders

4

Of Castile and Aragon, where was most fertile?

Andalucia

5

Which was the most important town for wool trade?

Burgos

6

Where were the three places that wool was transported between? (All begin with B)

Burgos to Bilboa to Bruges

7

What did many towns have?

Textile fairs (markets essentially)

8

Name 3 other important imports

Gold, sugar, and slaves

9

Name 3 other important exports

Oil, wine, and fruit

10

Where did slaves come from and where did they go via to enter the Iberian Peninsula?

From the Mediterranean and North Africa. Entered via Andalucia

11

Where did most of the exports go?

Northern Europe