We will be going into more depth today on our new, happy sounding topic, The Black Death.
Part of the Multi-Touch Book will ask you to answer some Critical Thinking Questions, I want you to add your responses to those questions as a comment on this post.
Don’t worry, I will talk about these in class first.
“Using the Interactive Map, resources in the Multi-Touch Book and your own research answer these following critical thinking questions”
What areas of Europe were spared the disease? Why?
What political and social effects did the plague have upon the development of Europe?
How did the spread of the plague in the 1300s compare to modern infectious diseases such as AIDS or SARS?