Milestone 1.docx - Milestone 1 1 Which of the following statements is true Historians include all related information in the stories they tell After

Milestone 1.docx - Milestone 1 1 Which of the following...

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Milestone 1 1 Which of the following statements is true? Historians include all related information in the stories they tell. After research, the historian presents the facts exactly as they were found. Memorizing facts is only one element of being a historian. A historian's goal is to discover the one correct way of understanding past events. CONCEPT The Historian's Practice 2 Which of the following statements reflects the process of colonization? It was driven by a desire for raw materials to enrich and expand European empires. It began with the Silk Road that connected Europe with Asia. It transforms an item into a product with a monetary value to buy and sell. It accelerated because of the natural advances of the Atlantic region. CONCEPT The Columbian Exchange 3 Some Native Americans received advanced weaponry, like muskets, from European traders. Which of the following was an effect of this exchange?
The weapons were mostly used by native hunters, who were able to commercialize their beaver-hunting because of the musket. Native Americans were able to rebel and successfully prevent European colonization in some places, which are today known as reservations. Many Native Americans refused to accept weaponry on principle and instead took muskets apart to use their metal for other purposes, like jewelry or peaceful tools. Relationships between native tribes were transformed as weaponry eliminated the power imbalances between the weak and the strong. CONCEPT Native American Interactions with Europeans 4 Which of the following was a key motive for Spain's colonization of Florida? Privateers from other European countries were using Florida as a base from which to attack Spanish ships. There were no European settlements in Florida prior to the founding of St. Augustine by the Spanish.

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