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maliya
2021-01-18 17:53:15
How did knowledge of the monsoons facilitate trade? a. Mariners could use this knowledge to establish trade links and sail safely throughout the Indian Ocean basin. b. Merchants needed to know when hurricane season was coming so they could avoid travel during that dangerous season. c. Luxury products could be more carefully handled in ship holds with knowledge of impending storms. d. Governments could plan when ships would arrive, so they could have tax collectors ready to assess tariffs.
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DelilaMargiotta899
2021-01-18 21:13:56

One way in which knowledge of the monsoons facilitated trade was that "b. Merchants needed to know when hurricane season was coming so they could avoid travel during that dangerous season," since many shipments were lost due to these storms. 

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