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The Columbian Exchange Slides Bell W

  1. 1. Bell Work Jan 27 th <ul><li>How might what you had for breakfast be connected to Christopher Columbus’ journey? </li></ul>
  2. 2. <ul><li>Columbian Exchange Map </li></ul><ul><li>What Crop Am I? </li></ul><ul><li>Thought Experiment Writing Assignment </li></ul>
  3. 3. The Columbian Exchange What were some environmental and cultural consequences of Columbus’ journey?
  4. 4. Food Crops <ul><li>Try to match up the following foods/ beverages with their area of origin. </li></ul><ul><li>Write your guesses in your notebook. </li></ul><ul><li>Sunflowers Rice North America </li></ul><ul><li>Peas Sugarcane Central America </li></ul><ul><li>Radishes Apples South America </li></ul><ul><li>Beans Potatoes Asia </li></ul><ul><li>Corn Beats Africa </li></ul><ul><li>Chocolate Onions Europe </li></ul><ul><li>Mangos Carrots </li></ul><ul><li>Watermelon Tomatoes </li></ul><ul><li>Peanuts Peppers </li></ul><ul><li>Avocadoes </li></ul><ul><li>Wheat </li></ul><ul><li>Cabbage </li></ul><ul><li>Coffee </li></ul>
  5. 5. Answers (how did you do?) <ul><li>Place the food crop in the correct region on your map. You may draw if you like. </li></ul><ul><li>North America Asia Europe </li></ul><ul><li>Sunflowers Rice Wheat </li></ul><ul><li>Corn Sugarcane Beats </li></ul><ul><li>Avocadoes Mangos Onions </li></ul><ul><li>Cabbage </li></ul><ul><li>Central America Africa Apples </li></ul><ul><li>Peppers Radishes Peas </li></ul><ul><li>Beans Watermelon Carrots </li></ul><ul><li>Chocolate Coffee </li></ul><ul><li>South America How did the world’s cuisine change with the </li></ul><ul><li>Potatoes connecting up of Afroeurasia and the </li></ul><ul><li>Tomatoes Americas? </li></ul><ul><li>Peanuts </li></ul>
  6. 6. Dinner Menu <ul><li>Can you think of a meal that you enjoy, that would have been available to people living in the Americas, before Christopher Columbus? </li></ul><ul><li>Can you think of a meal that you enjoy, that would have been available to people living Afroeurasia, before Christopher Columbus? </li></ul>
  7. 8. <ul><li>The Americas Afroeurasia </li></ul>
  8. 9. <ul><li>What was the impact of this exchange on the globe? </li></ul><ul><li>What was the impact of this exchange on regional areas, such as Africa, North America, South America, Asia and Europe? </li></ul>
  9. 10. <ul><li>Worldwide </li></ul><ul><li>Increased population (due to more calories) </li></ul><ul><li>worldwide, not necessarily regionally </li></ul><ul><li>Increased innovation (spread of ideas) </li></ul><ul><li>Increased global wealth (more gold and silver) </li></ul><ul><li>Regionally </li></ul><ul><li>Ecological imbalance (invasive species) </li></ul><ul><li>Population crash in the Americas </li></ul><ul><li>Forced migration of Africans (slavery) </li></ul><ul><li>New food sources/ New cuisine </li></ul>
  10. 11. Writing Assignment <ul><li>Thought Experiment: </li></ul><ul><li>Imagine the world without Christopher Columbus’ journey (Afroeurasia and the Americas never having contact), what would be different for each region. Base your answer on fact learned in today’s lesson. </li></ul>

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