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WHY DID THE EUROPEANS HAVE TO FIND A SEA ROUTE TO ASIA

Ohoman empire controlled the land route

WHAT WERE THE MOTIVES FOR THE EUROPEAN EXPLORATION

God


Glory


Gold

WHAT WAS THE GOAL OF EARLY PORTUGUESE EXPLORERs

Find a route around Africa to India

HOW DID THE RENAISSANCE CONTRIBUTE TO EXPLORATION

Awakening a personal quest for glory

WHO WAS THE FIRST EUROPEAN TO REACH INDIA BY SEA

Vasco Da Gama

WHAT DID DA GAMA BRING BACK WITH HIM FROM INDIA AND WAS IT PROFITABLE

A cargo of spices


Yes

FIRST EUROPEAN EXPLORER TO CIRCUMNAVIGATE THE WORLD

Ferdinand Magellan

WHO THOUGHT HE HAD FOUND A PASSAGE TO ASIA WHEN HE WAS REALLY IN THE AMERICAS

Christopher Comlunbus

WHO EXPLORED THE COASTLINE OF SOUTH AMERICA AND REALIZED IT WAS A NEW PLACE

Amerigo Vespucci

WHO WERE CORTEZ AND PIZARRO

Spanish conquistadors who conquered new land

CORTEZ CONQUERED THE __________


PIZARRO CONQUERED THE _________

Aztec


Inca





THE REASON THAT BRAZIL SPEAKS PORTUGUESE IS THAT PORTUGAL WAS GIVEN BRAZIL IN WHAT TREATY

Potugal got Brazil in the treaty of tordesillas

SYSTEM IN WHICH A COLONIST WAS GIVEN A PIECE OF LAND AND NATIVES TO WORK THE LAND

Encomienda

WHAT WAS THE COLUMBIAN EXCHANGE

Transfer of plants animals and disease from Europe and the new world

WHAT DID INVESTORS FORM WHEN THEY POOLED THEIR MONEY AND RESOURCES TOGETHER

Joint stock companies

HOW DID EUROPEANS COMING TO THE AMERICAS AFFECT THE NATIVES

Disease such as smallpox killed many natives

WHY DID EUROPEANS TURN TO AFICAN SLAVES FOR LABOR

The natives were dying off

THE TRIANGULAR TRADE WAS A PATTERN CONNECTING

Europe


Africa


Americas

WHAT WAS JOURNEY OF SLAVES FROM AFRICA TO THE AMERICAS CALLED

Middle passage

WHAT WERE SOME OF THE CONSEQUENCES OF THE AFRICAN SLAVE TRADE

Increase warfare


Depopulation


Separation of families

ACCORDING TO MERCANTILISM COLONIES SERVED AS A SOURCE OF

Raw materials


And markets

WHAT IS AFAVORABLE BALANCE OF TRADE

Export more than you import

WHY DID EUROPEANS INVESTORS RISK INVESTING IN OVERSEAS TRADE

To make a profit

WHAT DID THE TANG DYNASTY INVENT

Gunpowder


Magnetic compass


Woodblock print

WHY DID THE MING EMPERORS DECIDE TO ISOLATE CHINA

To preserve Chinese traditions

WHAT ARE GENGHIS KHAN AND THE MONGOLS KNOWN FOR DOING

Creating the largest land empire

WHAT WAS THE PURPOSE OF THE SAMURAI

Protect and be loyal to their lords

INSTEAD OF SUPERSTITION WHAT DID PEOPLE FOCUS ON IN THE ENLIGHTENMENT

Reason

WHO WAS THE FIRST TO STATE THAT THE SUN WAS AT THE CENTER OF THE UNIVERSE

Copernicus

WHAT DID GALILEO OBSERVE ABOUT THE HEAVENLY BODIES

They were made of material substances

WHAT DID NEWTON COME UP WITH

Gravity

WHAT WERE MONTESQUIEUS TWO MAJOR IDEAS

Checks and balances


Seperation of powers

WHO BELEIVED THAT GOVERNMENT SHOULD BE CREATED BY THE WILL OF THE PEOPLE

Rousseau

WHAT IS LAIDSEZ FAIRE

That government should not regulate or interfere in the economy

THE SCIENTIFIC REVOLUTION AND THE ENLIGHTENMENT LED TO

Revolution


Specifically the American and French

THE BOSTON TEA PARTY WAS DONE TO PROTEST

Tax on tea

WHAT PROBLEMS DID THE AMERICAN COLONIES HAVE WITH TAXES

They had no representation in the British gov

HOW WAS LAISSEZ FAIRE MORE PRODUCTIVE THAN AN ECONOMY CONTROLLED BY THE GOV

Leads to greater profit and lower prices

WHAT DID FEANCE DO TO GET REVENGE ON THE BRITISH

They helped American colonist rebel against britain

WHY DID THE ARTICLES IF CONFEDERATION FAIL

National government was too weak it could not tax or raise an army

DEFINE FEDERALISM

National and state gov share power

LIST THE THREE BRANCHES OF THE US GOV

Judicial interprets laws


Executive enforces laws


Legislative makes law

What rights are garrenteed by the first amendment

Religion


Assembly


Press


Petition


Speech

Whose ideas about natural rights are found in the Declaration of Independence

John Locke