5. Describe the agricultural technology used by Medieval Europeans and West Africans.
opinion which was more effective (or even more advanced)?
Use examples from the reading to
support your answer.
Thesis Statement: People have depended on agriculture for years as the primary source of
getting food, dating back to medieval times. We have developed all kinds of ways to manipulate
nature so what we can produce higher yield crops, more nutritious crops, bigger crops, crops
that withstand cold, and farming equipment that allows us to manufacture these crops with
The Spinning Wheel, Stirrups, Astrolabe, Eyeglasses, Compass, Tidal Mills, Gunpowder and
Printing Press are a number of very important inventions made in medieval times.
Inventions List, 2020)
Agriculture is the basic driver of West Africa’s economy.
Farming was the
big agricultural technology in West Africa.
“Heavy wheeled plows were used to work European