Fyle chapter 13

Fyle chapter 13 - activities”-The Angolan state of...

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Fyle, Ch. 13 1. What are the origins of the English word “slave”? -Europeans used unpaid labor from among the slaves in Russia. 2. What created the “thirst” for extensive labor? -Huge silver mines were discovered in South America with great possibility for vast plantations. 3. From where did the rulers in Central Sudan purchase slaves? -Turkey 4. How did a female slave achieve her freedom? -By marrying into the family of a free person 5. How did African societies on the coast devise ways to increase the supply of slaves? -Prisoners of war who were regarded as most disposable, became the most important source 6. What was founded in Angola in “reaction to the Portuguese and their slave trading
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Unformatted text preview: activities”?-The Angolan state of Matamba 7. What arguments were used to justify the slave trade?-Many arguments indicated that black people were inferior to whites mentally, genetically, culturally, and in countless other identified ways. 8. What emerged in Sierra Leone by the 19 th century?-Krio (Creole) society 9. What did the 1160 settlers from the US call the 260 Africans liberated from slave ships?-Congo’s 10. What, if anything, did you find confusing in the reading?-I did not find anything confusing....
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