European Economies Upon First Arrival to North America
Name: _________________________________ Class: ____________
During this assignment you are going to learn about the economies of the Europeans when
they arrived in North America and began to interact with the Aboriginal peoples.
Using your text, pages 31-34, answer the following questions:
1. What did the Europeans need and want?
2. How where the goods and services produced?
3. How where the goods and services distributed?
You should have a good idea about First Nations, Inuit and European Settler economies at
the time of first contact. Now let’s make a chart to compare the two different economies.
First Nations and Inuit European Settlers