Encarta Scavenger Hunt
- From where did most of the Africans who were enslaved in 1519 to 1600
- People from which European country were most involved in shipping slaves
from Africa to the Americas in the 1600s through the
1700s? Why do you think this country was involved?
- In the 1600s-1700s which region in the Americas received the highest
number of enslaved Africans?
- If you were an African captured by slavers in the "Gold Coast" where would
you most likely be shipped?
- Around the 1700s what was the likelihood that a
slave might reach the Americans alive?
- What happened to slaves on the ship
- Why do you think the Amistad trail was
- Of the slaves brought to the Americas, what
percentage was shipped to Brazil in 1811-1867?
- Why do you think the United States received
such a small number of slaves in 1811-1867?
- From where did voodoo religion originate
and what is at least one of its beliefs?
- How was music in Brazil influenced by
- How did the religion of Southwest Nigeria
- Based on what you have learned about the
Transatlantic slave trade, create a question for someone from the following