Which statement about the transatlantic slave trade from Africa to the New World is correct? A. Slaves in the European colonies of South America had the highest life expectancy. B. More slaves were sent to work in the sugar fields of the West Indies than anywhere else. C. Only male slaves were sent to the cotton plantations of the American South. D. British merchants refused to participate in the shipment of slaves to British colonies.
B, More slaves were sent to work in the sugar fields of the west Indies than anywhere else.