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World History Unit 1B
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What were some positive and some negatives of the Colombian Exchange?
Positives: New crops Negatives: Diseases killed most Native Americans, slave trade
What New World empires were conquered by Hernan Cortes and Francisco Pizarro?
Cortes: Aztec Pizzaro: Inca
What were the three motivating reasons for European-led exploration?
1) Spread Christianity 2) Acquire wealth 3) To have a empire
How did the Atlantic slave trade affect African culture?
Many African cultures lost their fitted members and families were torn apart.
When natives in the New World died out in large numbers due to diseases brought by the Europeans, where did Europeans turn to for a supply of slave labor?
What were some crops in the Colombian Exchange that transferred from the Americas to the Old World?
Corn, potatoes, and tomatoes
Portugal and Spain led the way in exploration for the Europeans. What nation led Asia in exploration during the same time?
What are the three important developments credited to the Chinese?
Gunpowder, the abacus, and the compass
Historical events like the Ming Emperor banning the building of large ships in 1433 and Japan's Act of seclusion in 1636 are examples of _____________
The drastic, rapid decrease in the population of Native Americans between 1492 and 1608 was mainly a result of what?
Disease introduced by the Spanish.
What was the Treaty if Tordesillas?
The agreement dividing the New World between Spain and Portugal.
The economic system responsible for the Triangular Trade between North America, Europe, and Africa was called?
Manufactured goods gave ______________ a favorable balance in the Triangular Trade
What were two motives Europeans had for making voyages of exploration?
To grown wealthy and to spread Christianity.
Portugal and Spain established water routes to Asia's spice markets to avoid?
The overland routes that were controlled by Muslims traders.
What did the introduction of new crops form the Americas caused?
A global population explosion.
In the 1600's, Europe was interested in Africa primarily for?
Slave workers for their colonies in the Americas.
Explain the Treat of Versailles
It was supposed to decrease conflict over the claiming of the new lands.
What were three results of advances in technology during the Age of Exploration?
1) Europeans brought hit food, animals, and ideas
2) Europeans diseases had an adverse effect on the Natives
3) European nations competed for land and power.
What country instituted a closed country policy to control foreign ideas?
Establishing colonies for trade was a key object of what economic system?
Confucianism influences the foreign and domestic policies of which two Asian nations?
China and Japan
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