This is a 1 page reading plus 1 page of questions. It chronicles the use of Silver during the Age of Exploration. It specifically describes the sources of silver, the world-wide inflation that resulted, and the impact of silver on China, Japan and Spain. This is designed for middle school or high school students. The reading is visually appealing and broken into chunks. It can be used for classwork, homework, research or as a platform for projects. Questions are content based and designed to target essential content acquisition. This product is a Common Core aligned, short (one page), non-fiction reading with text dependent questions.
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Silver, Backbone of Commerce
by Lauri Secker
is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International License