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b. Portugal+Spain: new ships, tools, routes, and worlds
c. Columbus "Brige-builder"
d. Magellan "circumnavigator"
e. Kings and Queens provide money
f. slave trade, native tribes no always welcoming
g. more to world than God and Europe
New tools
- cartographers made more accurate maps
- asrtolobe: instrument used to develop latitude at sea
new ships
caravel (by portugese)
-combined square sails with triangular sails, made easier to sail across/into wind
- added more weapontry
-led in exploration
motives for exploration
-direct routes to Asia for trading/markets (wealth)
-desire to learn more about lands beyond europe