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SAT® Subject Test in World History

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Impact of American Crops

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Which of these BEST describes how American crops impacted Europe in the 16th to 18th century period?

A

American crops introduced plantation agricultures based on slave labor to Europe for the first time in its history.

B

American crops brought diseases to European crops and Europe suffered a severe decline in agricultural productivity.

C

European merchant companies traded American crops as commodities around the world but not in Europe itself.

D

European crops were summarily rejected and replaced by American ones.

E

Europe’s population grew significantly due to the introduction of crops such as corn and potatoes.