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In which Algarvian town was O Infante Dom Henrique's school of navigation reputed to have been situated?
Formal and informal
What were the two 'types' of Empire in the early Portuguese expansion, as identified by Malyn Newitt?
What was the name of the legendary Christian monarch of Ethiopia who was sought by the Portuguese and other European explorers?
Pedro Alvares Cabral
What was the name of the captain who led the fleet of ships which discovered Brazil?
What was the name given to the land rights in Brazil issued to the first colonisers by the Portuguese Crown?
terra da vera cruz
What was the name first given to the country which later came to be known as Brazil?
Padre Antonio Vieira
Which Brazilian Jesuit priest famously spoke against slavery in the seventeenth century?
When the Portuguese Crown moved to Brazil, they were fleeing from the threat of invasion of whose army?
In what year was the First Brazilian Republic overthrown by a military coup leading to dictatorship?
Who was placed as president of Brazil following the military coup which overthrew the First Brazilian Republic.
Politica do Café-com-Leite
What was the popular name for the system which saw political power alternate between Minas Gerais and São Paulo?
The scramble for Africa
What is the popular term for nineteenth-century rush to claim territory in Africa by Europeans?
The rose-coloured map
What was the name given to the map indicating Portugal's plans for expansion from the West to the East coast of Africa?
The Berlin Conference
Which event in 1885 saw European countries agree terms for the colonisation of Africa?
In what year did a military coup d'état install the dictatorship which ended the Frist Republic of Portugal?
Pero Vaz de Caminha
Who wrote the letter to D. Manuel I giving information about the discovery of Brazil?
Eça de Queiroz
Who wrote a 'letter from England' entitled 'Brazil and Portugal', based on an article in the Times?
What is the 'inconvenient history' of the documentary about Brazil directed by Phil Grabsky?
The British Ultimatum 1890
The Portuguese national anthem, 'A Portuguesa', was written in response to which historical event?
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