FC: African Slave Trade Assignment Austin Eyler 12/3/12 World Cultures
1: Slavery was originally used as a punishment for crimes such as, adultery or kidnapping. Even prisoners of war were used as slaves. Then people would begin kidnapping people to sell them as slaves.
2: The adults would be working in the field while the kids would have to fend for themselves. The older kids in the village would have to be on the lookout for traders. They would scream if they saw any.
3: Slavery affected Africa in a lot of ways. To some of the people it was a great thing to have a slave. To others, such as the slaves, protested and did not like it.
4: Africa had many traders coming in to take slaves. Africa was in a decline from people and money.
5: My Sources Book Olaudah Equiano Slides