Question and answer
The long-term impact of the Columbian Exchange on colonial societies was reflected in ________________. (Points : 1) the firm separation of American, African, and European religious beliefs.
the Old World names and architecture of many New World colonies. the untouched wilderness surrounding New World colonies. the firm separation of European and colonial identities.
In the biological and ecological exchange that took place following Spanish establishment of colonies in New World, people of Europe and Africa settled in the New World, and animals, [ plants and diseases of Eurasia and the Western Hemisphere were introduced to each area in an interchange. This exchange of plants and animals transformed European, American, African, and Asian ways of life. New
foods became staples of human diets, and new growing regions opened up for crops. For example, before AD 1000, potatoes were not grown outside of South America. By the 1840s, Ireland was so dependent on the potato that a diseased crop led to the devastating Irish Potato Famine.[4] Since being introduced by 16th-century Portuguese traders, who brought them from the Americas,[5] maize and manioc replaced traditional African crops as the continent's most important staple food crops.[6] New staple crops that were introduced to Asia from the Americas via Spanish colonizers in the 16th century, including maize and sweet potatoes, contributed to the population growth in Asia.[7] European exploration of tropical areas was aided by the New World discovery of quinine, the first effective treatment for malaria. according to: ]
Get an answer
Original conversation
User: The long-term impact of the Columbian Exchange on colonial societies was reflected in

User: The long-term impact of the Columbian Exchange on colonial societies was reflected in ________________. (Points : 1) the firm separation of American, African, and European religious beliefs. the Old World names and architecture of many New World colonies. the untouched wilderness surrounding New World colonies. the firm separation of European and colonial identities.

Weegy: In the biological and ecological exchange that took place following Spanish establishment of colonies in New World, people of Europe and Africa settled in the New World, and animals, [ plants and diseases of Eurasia and the Western Hemisphere were introduced to each area in an interchange. This exchange of plants and animals transformed European, American, African, and Asian ways of life. New foods became staples of human diets, and new growing regions opened up for crops. For example, before AD 1000, potatoes were not grown outside of South America. By the 1840s, Ireland was so dependent on the potato that a diseased crop led to the devastating Irish Potato Famine.[4] Since being introduced by 16th-century Portuguese traders, who brought them from the Americas,[5] maize and manioc replaced traditional African crops as the continent's most important staple food crops.[6] New staple crops that were introduced to Asia from the Americas via Spanish colonizers in the 16th century, including maize and sweet potatoes, contributed to the population growth in Asia.[7] European exploration of tropical areas was aided by the New World discovery of quinine, the first effective treatment for malaria. according to: ]
Expert answered|chaichai|Points 0|

Question
Asked 9/2/2012 9:54:53 AM
0 Answers/Comments
New answers
Rating

There are no new answers.

Comments

There are no comments.

Add an answer or comment
Log in or sign up first.
24,980,338 questions answered
Popular Conversations
What occurred while the surface rocks of the Moon were impacted, ...
Weegy: Bombardment by meteoroids formed the highlands t occurred while the surface rocks of the Moon were impacted, ...
4/29/2016 11:54:26 AM| 3 Answers
Who issued the "Grito de Dolores"? Vicente Guerrero Miguel ...
Weegy: When it was a French colony, Haiti was called St. Domingue. User: Simón Bolívar declared Brazil's ...
4/29/2016 1:50:52 PM| 3 Answers
Philosophical semantics is also known as _____. general ...
Weegy: Philosophical semantics is also known as GENERAL SEMANTICS. User: Frozen language occurs only in ...
4/29/2016 1:47:54 PM| 2 Answers
9/11 + 3/4 = User: 4/10 ÷ 1/3 =
4/29/2016 2:49:26 PM| 2 Answers
Tax incidence is concerned with:
Weegy: True! User: The term that describes how markets regulate themselves is known as:
4/29/2016 3:53:11 PM| 2 Answers
Weegy Stuff
S
Points 896 [Total 896] Ratings 20 Comments 676 Invitations 2 Offline
S
1
L
L
P
R
P
L
P
Points 300 [Total 12252] Ratings 2 Comments 270 Invitations 1 Offline
S
L
P
P
P
Points 231 [Total 3377] Ratings 0 Comments 231 Invitations 0 Offline
S
Points 134 [Total 134] Ratings 3 Comments 104 Invitations 0 Offline
S
Points 47 [Total 47] Ratings 4 Comments 7 Invitations 0 Offline
S
Points 43 [Total 56] Ratings 4 Comments 3 Invitations 0 Offline
S
Points 20 [Total 20] Ratings 2 Comments 0 Invitations 0 Offline
S
Points 20 [Total 52] Ratings 2 Comments 0 Invitations 0 Offline
S
Points 16 [Total 69] Ratings 0 Comments 16 Invitations 0 Offline
S
Points 14 [Total 19] Ratings 0 Comments 14 Invitations 0 Offline
* Excludes moderators and previous
winners (Include)
Home | Contact | Blog | About | Terms | Privacy | © Purple Inc.