Slavery Fact Sheet

If 12 million Africans were enslaved, and 10 percent of them died during the voyage, how many slaves died during the voyage? Fill in the answers for 10 million, 12 million, and 15 million. For each number, calculate the answers in percent, decimals, and fractions. Instructions: use the guess and check method: Guess the answers before you press enter. Place a number in the box for how many slaves were captured and how many died in “The Great Maafa” and guess what the answers will be in percent, decimal, and fractions. The examples can be used and changed to show how to calculate answers. (hint: change number of slaves captured and slaves that died and guess the answers ahead of time.