Question and answer
One of the most effective forms of resistance that slaves employed against their masters was?
Enslaved African Americans resisted slavery in a variety of active and passive ways. "Day-to-day resistance" was the most common form of opposition to slavery. [ Breaking tools, feigning illness, staging slowdowns, and committing acts of arson and sabotage- all were forms of resistance and expression of slaves' alienation from their masters. Running away was another form of resistance. Most
slaves ran away relatively short distances and were not trying to permanently escape from slavery. ]
Expert answered|piash|Points 1713|
Question
Asked 3/21/2012 7:07:27 PM
0 Answers/Comments
Get an answer
New answers
Rating

There are no new answers.

Comments

There are no comments.

Add an answer or comment
Log in or sign up first.
Questions asked by the same visitor
What was a key discovery during the early sixteenth century that made regular trade possible across the Atlantic Ocean?
Weegy: Square sails was a key discovery during the early sixteenth century that made regular trade possible across the Atlantic Ocean. (More)
Question
Expert Answered
Asked 3/21/2012 7:04:01 PM
0 Answers/Comments
What was the main motivating factor for European maritime expansion in the sixteenth and early seventeenth centuries?
Weegy: By the middle of the seventeenth century, the full impact of the Commercial Revolution had not yet been experienced in Europe. [ Neither the Portuguese nor the Spanish, who were dominant overseas until the late 1500s, could maintain their initial advantages over the long term. Portugal lacked manpower and resources required by an empire spread over three continents. Spain wasted the wealth of the New World in continuous wars, while neglecting to develop its own economy. Yet the fabulous "Iberian Age" brought a momentous transition, as Lisbon and Seville received the world's wealth in gold, silver, slaves, and spices. In 1503 Portuguese pepper cost 80 percent less than that which came through Venice and the eastern Mediterranean. ^1 During the sixteenth century, Spanish bullion, flowing into northern banks and markets, provided a major stimulus to European capitalism and prepared the way for empire-building by the Dutch, English, and French after 1600. Iberian expansion also inspired other Europeans with hope and confidence while effecting a mixing of peoples, a diffusion of cultures, and an intercontinental exchange of plants and animals such as the world had never seen before. ] (More)
Question
Expert Answered
Asked 3/21/2012 7:19:57 PM
0 Answers/Comments
18,427,624 questions answered
Popular Conversations
It rained yesterday and is supposed to be sunny today. This is an ...
Weegy: It is an example of B) climate. User: In Hawaii, you can almost always expect 80°F temperatures and daily ...
11/23/2014 3:21:11 AM| 3 Answers
How is the infinitive used in the sentence? Are those cowboy boots ...
Weegy: I need some time to think. Infinitive: To think; Use: Adjective User: How is the infinitive used in the ...
11/24/2014 10:27:35 AM| 3 Answers
9. Which kind of phrase are the underlined words in the sentence? ...
Weegy: The water from the well smells funny to me. The phrase from the well is an adjective phrase. User: Which ...
11/24/2014 12:03:46 PM| 3 Answers
United by common purpose with the majority power residing in the ...
Weegy: United by a common purpose, with the majority of power residing in the states is descriptive of Confederate ...
11/23/2014 12:33:41 AM| 2 Answers
Well, you see, I am accepting the Nobel Prize in literature. a. ...
Weegy: Well, you see, I am accepting the Nobel Prize in literature. The word well is an interjection. User: The ...
11/23/2014 1:40:22 AM| 2 Answers
Minorities and women found employment opportunities mainly a. in ...
Weegy: During World War I minorities and women found employment opportunities mainly in war-related industries. ...
11/23/2014 6:48:35 AM| 2 Answers
In addition to replacing the president if necessary, it's the duty ...
Weegy: In addition to replacing the president if necessary, it's the duty of the vice president to preside over the ...
11/23/2014 7:20:50 AM| 2 Answers
how do I get points
11/23/2014 9:19:57 AM| 2 Answers
Select the product of (5x - 4)(5x + 9). 25x2 - 25x - 36 50x - ...
Weegy: (5x + 1)? User: Select the product of (5x - 4)(5x + 9). a. 25x2 - 25x - 36 b. 50x - 36 c. 25x2 + 25x - ...
11/23/2014 2:08:28 PM| 2 Answers
22n 22 - n n + 22 n - 22
Weegy: N - 8 = 22 represents "the difference between a number and eight is twenty-two". User: Select the expression ...
11/23/2014 3:02:40 PM| 2 Answers
what does the expression 22n means?
11/23/2014 3:05:20 PM| 2 Answers
Weegy Stuff
S
L
1
L
P
C
1
P
C
1
L
P
C
1
Points 2473 [Total 14184]| Ratings 10| Comments 2373| Invitations 0|Offline
S
L
Points 1322 [Total 3608]| Ratings 0| Comments 1322| Invitations 0|Offline
S
1
L
1
L
P
P
L
P
Points 736 [Total 14110]| Ratings 0| Comments 736| Invitations 0|Offline
S
L
Points 731 [Total 1252]| Ratings 6| Comments 671| Invitations 0|Offline
S
Points 549 [Total 581]| Ratings 1| Comments 539| Invitations 0|Offline
S
1
L
L
Points 222 [Total 6616]| Ratings 0| Comments 222| Invitations 0|Offline
S
L
Points 156 [Total 1452]| Ratings 3| Comments 126| Invitations 0|Offline
S
Points 50 [Total 50]| Ratings 0| Comments 0| Invitations 5|Offline
S
Points 46 [Total 46]| Ratings 3| Comments 6| Invitations 1|Offline
S
Points 40 [Total 40]| Ratings 4| Comments 0| Invitations 0|Offline
Home | Contact | Blog | About | Terms | Privacy | Social | ©2014 Purple Inc.