1: Slavery was a big part of Africa at one point. Instead of working together to make money and build better lives , it a case of my horse is bigger then yours so I'm better then you. witch in turn caused the man who had less than the others to become slaves
2: slaves were forced to be stacked on top of one another on the ship in order to get to the next port to be sold and traded. Some were as young as 8 years old . They were often separated from their family an some were often killed for being to weak.
3: Slaves who tried to escape were caught and most of the time killed for trying to get away . Some also lost their hands for steeling food . The punishment was they had to stand in pits of water and mud until their feet fell off. So in their struggle to fight for freedom lives were lost but in the end it they tryumphed
4: Pictures are from google image search all the information below them is from the notes i took during class