Ch. 2.5 Beginnings Of Slavery In America & "From Spain To England To France"

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CH. 2. 5 Beginnings of Slavery in America & READING: "From Spain to England to France"


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  • 1. 
    Which of the following is not a reason other European nations were unhappy with Spain?
    • A. 

      Spain's Slave Trade

    • B. 

      Envied Spain's Wealth

    • C. 

      Clashed over Religion

  • 2. 
    TRUE or FALSE: Henry VIII founded the Anglican Church.
    • A. 

      TRUE

    • B. 

      FALSE

  • 3. 
    TRUE or FALSE: Mary I tried to maintain the Protestant faith in England.
    • A. 

      TRUE

    • B. 

      FALSE

  • 4. 
    TRUE or FALSE: Elizabeth I defended Protestantism, and persecuted Catholics.
    • A. 

      TRUE

    • B. 

      FALSE

  • 5. 
    TRUE or FALSE: Catholics in France persecuted the Huguenots.
    • A. 

      TRUE

    • B. 

      FALSE

  • 6. 
    What caused the European colonists to look for a new labor force?
    • A. 

      Native Americans refused to be enslaved.

    • B. 

      Enslaved Africans already spoke English and French

    • C. 

      European diseases killed many Native Americans

    • D. 

      The transportation costs were too great.

  • 7. 
    Who along with colonists suggested using enslaved Africans as workers?
    • A. 

      Hernan Cortes

    • B. 

      Bartolome de Las Casas, a Spanish priest

    • C. 

      Fernandez de Oviedo

    • D. 

      King Alfonso

  • 8. 
    What was the Middle Passage?
    • A. 

      Voyage of Africans across the Atlantic to be sold as slaves

    • B. 

      Pattern of trade involving the American colonies

    • C. 

      Area of Africa where most slaves came from

    • D. 

      Group of people that opposed slavery

  • 9. 
    Between the 1520s and 1860s how many Africans were shipped across the Atlantic as slaves?
    • A. 

      4 million

    • B. 

      About 12 million

    • C. 

      10 million

    • D. 

      None were shipped between those times

  • 10. 
    After the 1630s, the law considered enslaved Africans as
    • A. 

      Equals

    • B. 

      Family

    • C. 

      Indentured servants

    • D. 

      Property

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