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  1. Prince Henry
  2. Zheng He
  3. encomienda
  4. Christopher Columbus
  5. Ming Dynasty
  1. a sea captain made voyage from Spain in 1492. discovered island with Taino people on it. discovered new world.
  2. b Portuguese supporter of exploration. founded navigational school, sought wealth outside Europe.
  3. c drove out Mongol rulers. China became dominant power in Asia. had many vassal states that paid tribute.
  4. d natives farmed, ranched or mined for Spanish landlords. many laborers worked to death. sometimes mestizo children worked for parents.
  5. e Chinese-Muslim admiral. led all 7 treasure ship voyages. distributed gifts, gained tribute countries.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. 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.
  2. 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.
  3. spanish explorers who followed Cortés. colonized in Mexico, South America, U.S., first European settlers in America.
  4. Incan ruler. forces crushed. kidnapped and strangled after converting to Christianity.
  5. investors buy shares of stock to reduce risks of investing money in colonization. responsible for establishing Jamestown; England's first North American colony.

5 True/False questions

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

          

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

          

  3. Kang Xiemperor of Qing Dynasty. enjoyed company of Jesuits at court.

          

  4. Treaty of Tordesillasearly portuguese explorer. hoped to obtain popular goods from Asia, Christianize.

          

  5. colonypower 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.