Chapter 19 review
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A Japanese feudal lord who commanded a private army of samurai
Dutch East India Company
A company founded by the Dutch in the early 17th century to establish and direct trade throughout Asia
A Japanese form of poetry, consisting of three unrhymed lines of five, seven, and five syllables
A people, native to Manchuria, who ruled China during the Qing Dynasty
A Chinese dynasty that ruled from 1368 to 1644
China's last dynasty, which ruled from 1644 to 1912
A dynasty of shoguns that ruled a unified Japan from 1603 to 1867
Treaty of Tordesillas
A 1494 agreement between Portugal and Spain, declaring that newly discovered lands to the west of an imaginary line in the Atlantic Ocean would belong to Spain and newly discovered lands to the east of the line would belong to Portugal
What were some technologies that allowed Europe to explore over longer distances?
Lateen sails, Caravel, Astrolabe, and a compass
What were the three goals of European exploration?
Finding and alternate passageway to China and eastern trade markets, exploration of recourses in the new world, and spreading European styles civilization
How did China restrict trade with Europe?
Only three ports were open to European ships
What chain of events led to the founding of the Tokugawa shogunate?
Portuguese expolorer who sailed aroun. He sailed around the southern tip of Africa in 1488
Founder of the Ming Dynasty
Qing dynasty founder
Tried to unite Japan under his rule but fails
Prince Henry the navigator
Established a school for sailors, sponsored exploration voyages down west coast of Africa
Succeeded in unifying most of Japan
Vasco de Gama
Portuguese explorer to first reach India by sea
Chinese emperor of the Ming dynasty, moved the capital from nanjing to Peking which he rebuilt
led all of the seven voyages. His expeditions were remarkable for their size. Everything about them was large—distances traveled, fleet size, and ship measurements. The voyages ranged from Southeast Asia to Eastern Africa
Treaty of tordesillas