This essay must be at least 500 words and use at least 3 citations . Credible internet sources are acceptable. You must site all sources used in a short bibliography at the end of your essay. Question #1 – 19th and 20th century American often derisively referred to Americans as “primitive”. What does that word mean? Does it apply to the great ancient west African civilization of the pre 16th century ? How would you compare the so-called “primitive Africans “ who had great ancient civilization with the Europeans who were living in caves during the same time period . Think about political structures, religion , economy and culture .Question#2 – What differences do you see between the practice of Christianity , Islam and the indigenous religions in Western Africa ? Explain regional and class differences in particular. Explain the importance of religion in Africa. How did it influence culture and events ? Question#3 – In your opinion, should 15th and 16th century Africans be blamed for their participation in the Atlantic salve trade ? Was it their fault ? Explain ? Question #4 – Discuss the development and changes in status for Africans in the British colonies from 1619 through the mid-eighteenth century. Why did these changes happen ? Compare the difference. Did the differences between the development of slavery in the British colonies , the French colonies and the Spanish colonies have any impact on the African culture among the slaves ? Question#5 – How “revolutionary “ was the American revolution ? Discuss the revolution from the standpoint of African American, women, and white men. Question#6 – Discuss African American roles and thought during the American revolution. What does this tell us about them ? How did they respond to the war ?