World History I

Bruce A. McMenomy, Ph.D. and Christe A. McMenomy, Ph.D. for Scholars Online
2017-18: Mondays and Wednesdays, 3:00 - 4:30 p.m. Eastern Time

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Chapter 17: European Power and Expansion
1500 to 1750

66: Mon, May 14, 2018

Please read the chapter and take the quiz by midnight on Sun, May 13, 2018.
Please also post in the forum for the day a short essay in response to this question:

Your text begins by comparing the economic disasters in Normandy with the economic prosperity in the Netherlands in the 1650s. By the 1700s, Britain is in competition with both France and the Netherlands for economic control, and something like warfare is going on that does not take the form of direct military combat. What factors contributed to the economic state of each, and were they local or the result of conditions in distant places? Consider: