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Unformatted text preview: Review Sheet Midterm II Fall 2007 Questions 1. Evaluate the effectiveness of the European conquest in transferring European cultural traits (such as language, religion, architecture). What were some of the reasons for this? 2. How did the culture traits transferred (the conquest culture) differ from the culture of Iberia? Give examples. 3. Compare and contrast the sugar and metallic mining economies in terms of their labor supply and impact on the overall prosperity (good wages, capital investment, development of infrastructure) of their respective regions. 4. Discuss the characteristics of the origin and destination of African slaves. What were the broad characteristics of African culture (farming, society, religion)? What were the major destinations of slaves? Discuss the emerging ethnic diversity of America in terms of castes (castas). 5. Compare and contrast dispersed and concentrated minerals (gold and silver) on their impacts on labor, society, and regional development....
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