In general, the chief way that European slave traders obtained slaves was by
purchasing them from African rulers or middlemen
Who was primarily responsible for the conquest of the Aztecs in the early 16th century?
The economic activity that employed the most people throughout the English
speaking colonies was- agriculture
1.the home country and its colonies were to trade exclusively with each other 2. the home country must gain more gold and silver than its rivals 3. that the home country's economy could only grow at the expense of other nations.
Francisco Pizarro was able to conquer the Incas because
he deceived, captured, and killed the Inca emperor
Portuguese colonial holdings in Brazil were different from Spanish colonies in the Americas in all of the following ways
the natives were more nomadic, their colonists felt less resentment toward their government, there was less direct administration from the homeland
English colonies in North America were different from Spanish and Portuguese colonies in Latin America because they
they were more suspicious of royal power and enjoyed more self-government.
Bartolome de Las Casas believed that
conquest was not necessary for the conversion of Native Americans