Answer the following six questions relating to your article and the readings from this unit. Answer in full sentences and short paragraphs. Make sure you accurately and thoroughly respond to all parts of each question. APA citation is mandatory. Each question is worth 3 marks.
Why was the crop plant highlighted in your article chosen to be cultivated?
What nutritional value was provided by the crop?
How did the local population acquire the other nutrients they required?
How many people did the crop support?
Did the local farmers trade their crop with other communities? If so, what commodities were imported?
Was the crop adopted by other communities? If so, how far did the crop spread?