Section Review

 

Recall: Compare and contrast the work ethic narratives of Charles Ball. State the similarities and differences between the two. Write a short essay stating how you would like to be treated as an employee on a plantation

Identify: Sarah Grudger, Yellow fever, Pneumonia, and Tuberculosis.

Short answer:

The physical abuse on slaves was great. Due to this, the death rate in slaves increased. Name three other conditions that made the slave population have a higher death rate.

The only exception for a slave not to work was an illness, childbirth, disability, and old age. At what age did a child start working part time? When did the slaves start working full time?

List three examples of the malnutrition of the slave infants.