History test 3/6/12
Lamu, Malindi, and Mombasa are associated with which trade route
Indian Ocean trade
What 2 languages are in Swahili language?
Arabic and Bantu
Why did Swahili develop
because of the need for a common language for trade
T or F? Because of the large rainforests long distance trade was less developed in Americas than AfroEurasia
T or F? No large animals limiting the size and number of things can trade was a reason long distance trade was less developed in Americas than AfroEurasia
T or F? No extensive road systems was a reason why trade was less developed in Americas than AfroEurasia
T or F? Because of the North and South orientation making it harder to transport crops trade was less developed in Americas than AfroEurasia
Which are had the greatest maritime navigational technology in 600-1450
Along silk road Buddhism spread, which branch of Buddhism is dominant in the version along the silk road
3 characteristics of Mahayana Buddhism
treating buddha as deity, Bodhisattva, belief that repeated good deeds will help you reach enlightenment
Buddhism and Christianity have what 2 things in common
belief that doing good deeds will help you reach enlightenment or salvation and having monasteries
Where did Trans Saharan trade routes go?
Niger river (Mali,Ghana) to Mediterranean coast (from there to rest of Europe)
T or F?Islamic conquest helped trans Saharan slave trade increase in 8th and 9th centuries
T or F? Rise of prosperous ruling class helped increase trans Saharan slave trade increase in 8th and 9th centuries
T or F? Commercial rivalries in transahran trade helped increase slave trade in 8th and 9th centuries
T or F? Large existing population of slaves of Sub-Saharan people in Middle East helped increase slave trade in 8th and 9th centuries
T or F? Most long distance traders only covered a section of a trade route
T or F about long distance trade? people went from east to west but rarely the other direction
T or F about long distance trade? Ideas, beliefs and diseases were transmitted
Does trade increase or decrease because of rise of Islam
West Africa is to trans Saharan trade as east Africa is to ____ trade
T or F? Black death spread along trade routes and South West China
T or F? Black death killed people quickly
T or F? people who survided black death were immune to it when they were in the Americas
T or F? 1/3 of Europeans died because of black death
3 nomadic/pastoralist groups that profited through raiding trade routes
Turks, Mongols, Arabs
T or F? Songhua( is this correct spelling??) is post classical
what trade route associated with DongHuang(?), Kashmir, Samarkand (those are all oases towns) in 600-1450?
in post-classical, people wanted to irrigate and grow dates in the wastelands of Mesopotamia. This pushed the domain for what?
slaves (from africa)
In western Europe before 2450, where did most enslaved people come from?
Did Mayans trade with the Aztecs at its height?
did the Mayans trade with the great city of Teotihuacan when it was at its height
did the Mayans have seaborne trade with Andean civilizations?
T or F about Mayan trading at its height? It didn't have much direct contact but it did have some
which Religion was syncretist? Legalism, stoicism, dynastic cycle, or Greek paganism
did international and regional trade have a significant role in the growth of Eurasian cities?
was indean cultural influences in South East Asia a result of regional conquest of Ashoka?
Were Indean cultural influences in South East a matter of adopting the culture (meaning no missionaries)
did indian cultural influences in South East Asia began with the travels of Buddha to the end of his life?
was the Indian cultural influences a result of rejecting Islam influences
did MesoAmerican and Andes run a similar state economy and government?
were MesoAmerica and Andes in close contact creating the most important long distance trade?
T or F about mesoamericas and Andes? little to trade since they had most of the same crops and were frequently at war?
T or F about mesoamericas and Andes? little direct contact with each other
T or F about Chinese contribution to the growth of trade in Indian ocean trade between 500-1500? Tang and Song encourage trade helped
T or F about Chinese contribution to the growth of trade in Indian ocean trade between 500-1500? invention of magnetic compass helped
T or F about Chinese contribution to the growth of trade in Indian ocean trade between 500-1500? China provided a vast and attractive market
T or F about Chinese contribution to the growth of trade in Indian ocean trade between 500-1500? China prohibited trade along Silk Road to make people trade in Indian Ocean
which trade route was not important Eurasian trade route before 1450?
Atlantic trade with Americas