The triangular slave trade test questions

1

Who were the first slave traders to take slaves to the American colonies?

2

How many Africans were taken to be slaves in the Portuguese and Spanish colonies of South America in the 16th and 17th centuries?

3

Which was the first British colony in the West Indies?

4

What is the transatlantic slave trade sometimes called?

5

What was a coffle?

6

Where were slaves auctioned in the West Indies?

7

Name the ship on which there was a slave mutiny.

8

When was the Committee for the Abolition of the Slave Trade set up?

9

When did the British Parliament abolish the slave trade?

10

How many slaves were transported by British ships?