Triangular Trade Storyboard
Updated: 2/17/2021
Triangular Trade Storyboard

Storyboard Text

  • MERCANTILISM
  • COLONIZATION/COLONIES
  • SLAVERY/SLAVES
  • The economic theory of Mercantilism convinced people that they needed expand and explore for the wealth and glory of their own country. For example, when Britain brought colonies to America.
  • TRIANGULAR TRADE
  • Spain and Portugal had most control over South America, while Britain and France controlled mainly North America.
  • MIDDLE PASSAGE
  • Slaves were traded from Africa to the Americas and Europe for mostly Rum and Iron Products.
  • ECONOMY
  • The Triangle Trade was between 3 main continents, Europe, The Americas and Africa. Africa mostly sold slaves to the other countries, while they usually traded natural products and machinery like guns.
  • The Middle Passage was the route that was used during the Triangle Trade Route between Europe, America, and Africa.
  • The economy definitely prospered with global exchange because goods transported from different places brought people new things that could satisfy and benefit the economy.