5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- middle passage
- triangular trade
- Christopher Columbus
- Hernando Cortés
- Qing Dynasty
- a upheld Confucian beliefs, social structures, made frontiers safe. accepted Dutch as trading partners.
- b voyage that brought captured Africans to West Indies, North and South America. middle leg of transatlantic trade triangle.
- c landed in Mexico, looked to claim land for Spain. overtook Aztec empire.
- d manufactured goods go to Africa, goods exchanged for slaves, slaves transported to West Indies, sold to Americas
- e sea captain made voyage from Spain in 1492. discovered island with Taino people on it. discovered new world.
5 Multiple choice questions
- conquistador who marched into South America and conquered Inca. tricked and killed Incan ruler Atahualpa and took ransom.
- country's power dependent mainly on wealth. allowed nations to build strong navies, purchase vital goods. obtain as much gold and silver as possible or establish favorable balance of trade
- establish direct trade throughout Asia. power to mint own money, make treaties, raise own armies. established trading headquarters in Batavia, conquered nearby islands.
- investors buy shares of stock to reduce risks of investing money in colonization. responsible for establishing Jamestown; England's first North American colony.
- Incan ruler. forces crushed. kidnapped and strangled after converting to Christianity.
5 True/False questions
Hongwu → first Ming emperor. encouraged return to Confucian moral standards. restored merit-based civil service exam system. later became ruthless tyrant.
colony → 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.
Manchus → lived in Manchuria. invaded China, Ming Dynasty collapsed. began Qing Dynasty. expanded empire's borders.
encomienda → lands that are controlled by another nation.
favorable balance of trade → country sells more goods than it buys. ultimate goal to become self-sufficient, not dependent on other countries for goods. colonies played role of supplier and provided a market.