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31. Black slavery was introduced into Europe by the a. French. b. Spanish. c. English. d. Portuguese. ANS: D
32. The first economy based primarily on the bondage of black Africans was created in
d. S ã o Tom é . ANS: D 33. Based on their experiences in the islands of the Mediterranean Atlantic, the Europeans learned that they
34. As a result of his visit to the Portuguese colony on the Gold Coast of Africa, Columbus
35. Queen Isabella decided to finance exploratory voyages, in part, because she a. believed it would divert her subjects' attention away from Spain's domestic problems. b. hoped profits from such voyages would help finance an expedition to wrest Jerusalem from the Muslims. c. wanted to prevent England from colonizing Africa. d. wanted knowledge about other world cultures. ANS: B
36. Columbus's log of his first encounter with the New World and its inhabitants reveals which of the following?
c. He insisted that Europeans had come merely to observe, not to change, the cultures of the New World's native inhabitants. d. He believed that his primary goal should be to Christianize the native inhabitants of the land he had found. ANS: A 37. The first person to publish the idea that Columbus had discovered a new continent was
38. Which of the following is true of John Cabot?

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