Age of Exploration
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  • Question 1
    30 seconds
    Q. Which is not one of the three reasons Europeans explored?
    answer choices
    God
    Gas
    Gold
    Glory
  • Question 2
    20 seconds
    Q. What country sponsored Christopher Columbus?
    answer choices
    Spain
    England
    Italy
    Portugal
  • Question 3
    20 seconds
    Q. Where did Columbus first take foot in the New World?
    answer choices
    Florida
    Virginia 
    Bahamas 
    New York
  • Question 4
    20 seconds
    Q. How many times did Columbus sail to the New World?
    answer choices
    One
    Two
    Three
    Four
  • Question 5
    60 seconds
    Q. What is an astrolabe? 
    answer choices
    A tool that helped sailors use the sun and stars to find their location. 
    A small, fast ship. 
    A tool that shows which direction is North. 
    None of the above. 
  • Question 6
    30 seconds
    Q. What is a caravel?
    answer choices
    A small, fast ship. 
    A tool that helped sailors use the sun and stars to find their location. 
    A tool that shows which direction is North. 
    All of the above. 
  • Question 7
    30 seconds
    Q. What was a magnetic compass? 
    answer choices
    A small, fast ship. 
    A tool that shows which direction is North. 
    A tool that helped sailors use the sun and stars to find their location. 
    None of the above. 
  • Question 8
    30 seconds
    Q. What invention was used to find latitude?
    answer choices
    Compass
    Astrolabe 
    Maps
    Triangular Sails
  • Question 9
    30 seconds
    Q. A group of people in one place who are ruled by a parent country elsewhere.
    answer choices
    racism
    colony
    mercantalism
    ethnocentric
  • Question 10
    30 seconds
    Q. A widespread outbreak of an infectious disease.
    answer choices
    epidemic
    encomienda
    missionary
    imperialism
  • Question 11
    30 seconds
    Q. A relationship between countries in which they rely on one another for resources, goods, or services.
    answer choices
    imperialism
    interdependence
    conquest
    global
  • Question 12
    30 seconds
    Q. Capturing or taking something by force.
    answer choices
    conquest
    global
    columbian exchange
    epidemic
  • Question 13
    30 seconds
    Q. Which was not a weapon used to conquer Native Americans?
    answer choices
    Guns
    Spears
    Crossbow
    Horses
  • Question 14
    30 seconds
    Q. How did many Native Americans die during the Exploration?
    answer choices
    They died from war.
    The conquistadors starved them
    Smallpox and other diseases
    Drowning in ships
  • Question 15
    30 seconds
    Q. _ controlled the Native Americans for labor.
    answer choices
    Monarchs
    Explorers
    Missionaries
    Conquistadors
  • Question 16
    30 seconds
    Q. Why did the encomienda system fade away.
    answer choices
    It was too expensive for explorers
    Native Americans died from hard work and diseases
    Missionaries thought that it was a sin
    The Native Americans fought back against Spain
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