AP World History 1450 C.E. - 1750 C.E.

Events

Voyages of exploration and expansion

1450

Migration of Europeans to the Americas

1450 - 1750

Atlantic System (Triangular Trade) began

1450

Discovery of the Americas by Christopher Columbus

1492

Slave Migration from Africa to the Americas ( 10-12 million)

1500 - 1800

Growth of plantation economy

1500