In 1497, who found a water route to Asia by rounding the tip of Africa and landing on India's southwest coast?
What device helped Europeans navigate at sea by using a magnetized needle that points to a coordinate direction?
Which navigational device invented by the Portuguese had a rudder, square and triangular sails, several masts, and could be used to travel close to the shore?
Who sponsored Portuguese fleets that sailed along the western coast of Africa?
Which was traded from the Old World to the New World?
Which was traded from the New World to the Old World?
Conquistadors is a Spanish word meaning:
In 1534, what French navigator sailed inland along the St. Lawrence River and claimed much of eastern Canada for France?
What was the motivation for exploration?
What is mercantilism?
The inhumane voyage of slaves across the Atlantic ocean was called the
Japan responded to European exploration by introducing what policy?