Flashcards in Unit 1 Significant Slideshow Items Deck (13):
What crop was the staple crop of most groups?
What connected Europe, Africa and the Americas?
colonial societies and trade networks
Who was America named after?
What led to many improvements in transportation, communication and navigation?
How Indians got here from Asia
Bering Land Bridge
________ _________ represented 75% of Europe's population
Transatlantic slave trade
part of Triangular Trade, Africa would give slaves to Am.
"god and gold" fueled
Spanish exploration and colonization
_________ was the first permanent settlement in NA
colonists profited from land and indigenous labor
didn't occur as Baltimore had hoped, governed as an "absentee proprietor," very few Catholics actually migrated
Europe believed in _______ which was_______
mercantilism, nation's power is measured by wealth