10th grade History mid term essay

10th grade History mid term essay - 1. Intro 1. Def: Global...

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1. Intro 1. Def: Global trade is the exchange of goods and ideas around the world 1. Beginning in the 15 th century, the European became aware of goods from other countries so they started a system of global trade. 1. Prince Henry the Navigator 2. School 2. Why 1. Crusades 1. Learned about things from the east 2. Stimulated Mediterranean trade 3. Spices 2. Fall of Constantinople 1. Get around Arab middlemen 2. Go around Africa 3. Indian Ocean Trade 2. HS Africa 1. Saharan Trade (Swahili cities) 2. Indian Ocean Trade 3. Trade in West Africa 1. Gold and salt 2. Slaves 3. Niger R 3. HS America 1. Maya and Aztec trading 2. Incas- road ways and bridges and tunnels 3. Teotihuacán 1. Center of trade 2. Artisans- obsidian tools 3. Goods made there shipped to Central America Mexico and SW NA 4. HS Asia
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1. Burma- sea trade 2. Malaysia 1. trade that passed from East Asia into the Indian ocean 2. Strait of Malacca- entrpot 3. Melaka-major trading port in the region 4. SE Asian states were either agricultural societies or trading societies 5. Thesis- Although Europe, Asia, Africa, and the Americas all went though political, social, cultural, and economic changes, Europe benefitted the most. 2. Europe 1. Intro 1. Late middle ages 1. Merchants viewed feudalism as an anachronism 2. Rising middle class favored strong monarchs 2. 2. Political 1. Columbian exchange 1. more power over Americans and Africans 2. absolutism 1. decisions made by rulers in Europe 2. kings appointed viceroy and audencia (Council of Indies) 2. Dutch 1. Great wealth 1. Taxes and rebel against Philip II 2. Created republic (all merchants) 3. Created east indies co 3. New nation states 1. Person owed his loyalties to a remote government instead of a regional authority 2. Merchants viewed feudalism as an anachronism 3. Rising middle favored strong monarchs 4. Elizabeth I
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1. Encouraged the formation of corporation
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