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Pope Leo X
Pope who began selling indulgences to raise money to rebuild St. Peter's Basilica in Rome - tried to get Luther to recant - excommunicated Luther
95 Thesis criticizing church - criticized indulgences and pope's power - only 2 sacarments - STARTED PROTESTANT REFORMATION
Swiss religious reformer - Predestination & strict code of living - formed another Protestant denomination.
Peace of Augsburg (1555)
German princes could choose between Lutheranism or Calvinism, result of religious wars in HOly Roman Empire
Treaty of Tordesilla
1494 - Portugal and Spain agreed to divide the world along an imaginary line in the Atlantic.
New order of monks that played a role in the Counter-Reformation (Catholic Reformation) (cleaning up the Catholic church) & in trade and mission.
invented pringting press - German dude - printed Bible
Funded English exploration - a bunch of shareholders contribute some money to the company and share the profits - like a modern corporation.
The exchange of plants, animals, diseases, and technologies between Old World & New World.
Smaler ship with multiple sails - highly manueveralbe & helpful for trade.
Economic policy - country gets more gold by selling more than they buy - need colonies for raw materials.