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History 11 Scott Renaissance, Reformation, Exploration, and Science Test (Part 2)

Scott History test terms (part 2)
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Diaz
Portuguese explorer who was the first European to sail the southern tip of Africa. Discovered the Cape of good hope.
Vasco de Gama
Portuguese explorer who sailed the coast of Africa - past where Diaz turned back. Became governor of portuguese india.
Cortez
Spanish conquistador who conquered the Aztec Empire and the Mayans. He manipulated the Aztec's beliefs to make them think that he was invincible
Pizzaro
Conquistador who conquered the Incas of Peru
St. Augustine
Who says this quote: ""God and the soul I want, nothing else."
Anabaptists
These radical reformers rejected infant baptism and believed that a person should choose their own faith.
Munster
Site of a massacre of Anabaptist group called the Melchiorites by the religious/political authorities.
Melchiorites
Fiery set of Anabaptists led by Melchior; gained political control of Munster; introduced chaos to the city
Henry VIII
This guy declared himself head of the Anglican Church
1492 CE
Date Columbus sailed the Ocean Blue
1494 CE
Date of the First french invasion
Gutenberg
Dude who invented printing press
1450's
Decade that the printing press was invented in
1525 CE
Year peasant wars began
Henry the Navigator
Portuguese prince was looking for India and later directed voyages of exploration down the western coast of Africa in search of gold.