Study exam for civilization II

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Unformatted text preview: Christopher Columbus- 14 th century Died in 1506 Hes I talian and was born in I taly o Proposes new idea to sail west. To get to india faster. Trade purposes o Goes to Portugal and gets rejected o Then goes to spain and agrees. In 1492 three ships leave spain 1 big and 2 medium sized. o 5 weeks later ends up in Bahamas. He thought he arrived in India Small Pox Small pox killed aprox. 60 million Europeans including 5 reigning Euorpean Monarchs Smallpox was responsible for an estimated 300500 million deaths in the 20th century. John Calvin Versallies Hunting lodge for Louis XIV 1400 fountains 230 acre gardens All of the nobles live here Located in france Ptolemaic Universe The Ptolemaic universe was based on a geocentric model the belief that the earth was at the center of the universe. The earth was surrounded by a series of nine concentric spheres, each of which was associated with celestial motions. Nintey-Five Theses is widely regarded as the primary catalyst for the Protestant Reformation . It is vitally important to understand that these theses were used for the intent of displaying Luther's displeasure with the Church's indulgences and in essence promoted Protestantism . This ultimately made Luther popular overnight and encouraged others to share their doubt with the Church and protest its traditional ways; it especially challenged the teachings of the Church on the nature of penance , the authority of the pope and the usefulness of indulgences Anglican Church Songhay Empire 15 th century Becomes most dominant during the 15 th century Built moseks Traded gold, salt, iron, slaves, spices High power even had navy Eunuch Aurangzeb Huer rem Sultana Ha rem Dhimmi Shah Abbas the Great Silk Road- is an interconnected series of ancient trade routes through various regions of the Asian continent, mainly connecting China to Asian Minors and the Mediterranean....
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