posted by Rylee
Which accurately describes the Columbian Exchange during the Age of Discovery?
The Columbian Exchange was a system of cultural sharing developed by Columbus and the natives on the island of Hispaniola.
The Columbian Exchange was the transfer of plants, animals, people, and diseases between Europe, Africa, and the Americas.
The Columbian Exchange was a lucrative trade network between Europe, Africa, and the Americas.
The Columbian Exchange was the exchange of prisoners between Columbus and natives in the Caribbean islands in order to maintain peace.
Is it B?
Which option accurately describes the impact the Columbian Exchange had on the indigenous people of the Americas?
A. The Columbian Exchange enabled the trade of the coca plant, which was later made into an early form of cocaine.
B. Europeans brought disease in the form of germs that infected the indigenous people of the Caribbean.
C. Europeans brought rum and coffee to the Americas in exchange for bananas and papaya.
D. The Columbian Exchange was a barter system between European explorers and the indigenous people, who exchanged gold for Rum and Spices.
I believe its D