Those five are the duties of universal obligation. Knowledge, magnanimity, and energy, these three, are the virtues universally binding.
The colonies did not have a large enough population to sustain surplus agriculture that could produce a profit. The colonists earlier attempted to use the Native populations, but their knowledge of the land made them difficult to enslave.
Indentured servitude was not a strong alternative because there was an end date when indentured servants were contractually freed. The major reason that slavery took root in the colonies was due to a shortage of labor. The use of slaves from Africa presented a couple of advantages. First, because of their different appearance, it was hard for them to escape and blend into the population.
Secondly, there was already a structure for slave trading within Africa that allowed slaves to be easily purchased in West Africa. A third advantage for the use of slaves in the New World was that it was difficult for them to escape the plantation because they were not familiar with the territory.
Once a slave was purchased by a plantation, all of the children of the slaves automatically would become slaves.
The use of African slaves, starting insolved the problem of the labor shortage in the new colonies.Opportunity. Dedicated to creating paths to brighter futures, The Johnson Scholarship Foundation has invested in possibilities for over twenty-five years.
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Students you will be taking a 10 question quiz. 5 questions are multiple choice and the other five are fill in the blanks. Most aspens grow in large clonal colonies, derived from a single seedling, and spread by means of root suckers; new stems in the colony may appear at up to 30–40 m (98– ft) from the parent tree.
The Colonies Take Root chapter of this Prentice Hall America Textbook Companion course aligns with the same chapter in the Prentice Hall America textbook.
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