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Wealthy Dutch merchants formed the _____ , which had many of the same powers as a government.
A line drawn by the Pope that divided the non-European world between the Portuguese & the Spanish
Early _____ made maps that aided in navigation and led to new discoveries.
Who was Prince Henry the Navigator
Survivors of the voyage led by _______ became the 1st people to sail around the world.
To unite the Asante people _____ claimed that they shared spiritual bonds.
The island of ____, off the coast of India became a Portuguese military & commercial base.
The Portuguese seized the city of ___, a trading center in the east coast of Africa.
The rulers of Ming China allowed the Portuguese to have a trading post at ___, near Canton.
What is Macao?
What is Good Hope?
Because the natives were not united, Spain easily conquered these Pacific islands.
The Boers were Dutch farmers who settled in the southern part of what continent?
This was the first European country to challenge Portugal for control of Asian trade.
What is Holland (or the Netherlands, or the Dutch)?
After the Japanese & the Manchus invaded, this country responded by excluding foreigners from their nation and becoming a “Hermit kingdom”.
When the Ming dynasty declined, the Manchus set up the ___ dynasty in China.
Large amounts of American silver flowed into East Asia through this important Spanish trading center?
After Mughal power declined, this group of businessmen took control over most of India?