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5 Matching questions

  1. favorable balance of trade
  2. middle passage
  3. encomienda
  4. capitalism
  5. Dutch East India Company
  1. a economic system based on private ownership and the investment of resources. profits from exploration allowed for reinvestments in other areas. lead to inflation in Europe.
  2. b establish direct trade throughout Asia. power to mint own money, make treaties, raise own armies. established trading headquarters in Batavia, conquered nearby islands.
  3. c 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.
  4. d voyage that brought captured Africans to West Indies, North and South America. middle leg of transatlantic trade triangle.
  5. e natives farmed, ranched or mined for Spanish landlords. many laborers worked to death. sometimes mestizo children worked for parents.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. investors buy shares of stock to reduce risks of investing money in colonization. responsible for establishing Jamestown; England's first North American colony.
  2. upheld Confucian beliefs, social structures, made frontiers safe. accepted Dutch as trading partners.
  3. manufactured goods go to Africa, goods exchanged for slaves, slaves transported to West Indies, sold to Americas
  4. lands that are controlled by another nation.
  5. landed in Mexico, looked to claim land for Spain. overtook Aztec empire.

5 True/False questions

  1. atlantic slave trademanufactured goods go to Africa, goods exchanged for slaves, slaves transported to West Indies, sold to Americas

          

  2. Francisco Pizarroconquistador who marched into South America and conquered Inca. tricked and killed Incan ruler Atahualpa and took ransom.

          

  3. Yonglofirst Ming emperor. encouraged return to Confucian moral standards. restored merit-based civil service exam system. later became ruthless tyrant.

          

  4. Vasco da Gamaeconomic system based on private ownership and the investment of resources. profits from exploration allowed for reinvestments in other areas. lead to inflation in Europe.

          

  5. Bartolomeu DiasIncan ruler. forces crushed. kidnapped and strangled after converting to Christianity.