← Chapters 19, 20 Test
5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Treaty of Tordesillas
- Ming Dynasty
- middle passage
- columbian exchange
- a treaty to respect the line Pope Alexander VI drew. split up new world between Portuguese and Spanish. spurred age of exploration, colonization.
- b The exchange of plants, animals, diseases, and technologies between the Americas and the rest of the world following Columbus's voyages.
- c first Ming emperor. encouraged return to Confucian moral standards. restored merit-based civil service exam system. later became ruthless tyrant.
- d voyage that brought captured Africans to West Indies, North and South America. middle leg of transatlantic trade triangle.
- e drove out Mongol rulers. China became dominant power in Asia. had many vassal states that paid tribute.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- Chinese-Muslim admiral. led all 7 treasure ship voyages. distributed gifts, gained tribute countries.
- power struggle after his father, Hongwu's death. moved royal court to Beijing. launched treasure ship voyages to impress world with splendor and power of Ming China.
- upheld Confucian beliefs, social structures, made frontiers safe. accepted Dutch as trading partners.
- Incan ruler. forces crushed. kidnapped and strangled after converting to Christianity.
- establish direct trade throughout Asia. power to mint own money, make treaties, raise own armies. established trading headquarters in Batavia, conquered nearby islands.
5 True/False Questions
Christopher Columbus → landed in Mexico, looked to claim land for Spain. overtook Aztec empire.
colony → lands that are controlled by another nation.
Kang Xi → emperor of Qing Dynasty. enjoyed company of Jesuits at court.
joint-stock company → investors buy shares of stock to reduce risks of investing money in colonization. responsible for establishing Jamestown; England's first North American colony.
triangular trade → manufactured goods go to Africa, goods exchanged for slaves, slaves transported to West Indies, sold to Americas