The Age of Exploration: Help and Review Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. The Columbian Exchange is a term used to describe _____.

Question 2 2. Why is it ironic that Las Casas would stand up for the rights of the inhabitants of the New World?

Question 3 3. Which of the following men were not conquistadors?

Question 4 4. During the Hundred Years' War in the mid 1300s, _____

Question 5 5. The main theme of 'The Prince' could be summed up as; _____.

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Question 6 6. Who is known as The Navigator?

Question 7 7. How did the political structure of Italy during the 15th and 16th centuries allow for the Italian Wars?

Question 8 8. Which of these were not a reason for the Age of Discovery?

Question 9 9. According to Machiavelli, leaders should expect the worst and be able to anticipate evil, so that it can be more easily remedied. Which of the following modern examples might this musing apply to?

Question 10 10. If you were a conquistador when Spain enacted the encomienda system, what was your intended purpose?

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Question 11 11. Which of these explorers led the quest for the Fountain of Youth?

Question 12 12. Who financially backed Christopher Columbus' accidental voyage to the Americas?

Question 13 13. Which of these modern-day countries was part of the Ottoman Empire?

Question 14 14. How did the rule of Suleiman differ from that of his father?

Question 15 15. How could someone justify the statement that 'Spain won the Italian Wars'?

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Question 16 16. Who of these was NOT an English Sea Dog?

Question 17 17. Why was the defeat of the Holy League by France significant?

Question 18 18. Which European is credited with being the first to reach the Pacific Ocean?

Question 19 19. The first single-shot guns were _____

Question 20 20. The Spanish word 'conquistador' means

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Question 21 21. Who led the first expedition to successfully circumnavigate the globe?

Question 22 22. Gunpowder originated in

Question 23 23. What is one reason why Raleigh became wealthy?

Question 24 24. What weapon did the Spanish conquistadors Cortes and Pizarro use to defeat the Aztecs of Mexico and the Incans of Peru, respectively?

Question 25 25. In his early years, where did Michelangelo study?

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Question 26 26. Which of these explorers did not sail for Spain or Portugal?

Question 27 27. The Age of Exploration was the era in which

Question 28 28. Mundus Novus was a European term for _____.

Question 29 29. Which of the following is the MOST probable profile of a Janissary?

Question 30 30. Michelangelo was born in a:

The Age of Exploration: Help and Review Chapter Exam Instructions

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