Which options accurately describe why Portugal sought to explore the west coast of Africa in the 15th century? (Select all that apply.) to trade for African slaves to trade for spices and gold to spread Judaism to spread Islam b

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  1. history

    Which three regions were part of the Indian Ocean trade route? A. East Africa, Middle East, and China........ B. China, East Africa, and West Africa C. Mediterranean, West Africa, and East Africa D. East Africa, Mediterranean, and India i tthink it is c

  2. History

    Which options accurately describe why Portugal sought to explore the west coast of Africa in the 15th century? (Select all that apply.) to trade for African slaves to trade for spices and gold to spread Judaism to spread Islam b and d

  3. Social Studies

    1.What was the purpose of the Treaty of Tordesillas? A.to end a war between Spain and Portugal B.to give Portugal control over the Spice Islands C.to divide the non-European world between Spain and Portugal ******* D.to create a trade agreement between

  4. History

    Which accurately describes the Middle Passage of the triangular trade? During the Middle Passage, European nations sailed around Africa to Calicut, India, and traded for spices. During the Middle Passage, European nations sailed along the Mediterranean Sea

  5. History

    Which most accurately describes the Arab Empire’s impact on religious practices? the Arab empire spread Islam across the middle east and north Africa the Arab empire spread Hinduism across India and southwest China the Arab empire spread Confucianism

  6. History

    Which most accurately describes some accomplishments of Vasco da Gama’s exploration efforts? He successfully sailed from Lisbon, Portugal, around England to reach Iceland. He was the first Portuguese explorer to reach South America. He was the first

  7. History

    What accurately describes major events of Ferdinand Magellan’s exploration efforts? Select all that apply. Magellan was considered a national hero in Portugal and honored by King Manuel I. Magellan’s slave Enrique is more accurately described as the

  8. History

    Which options accurately describe key events of Peter the Great’s reign? (Select all that apply.) He successfully created a new Russian Senate and created the table of ranks to classify military members he abolished Russias existence, waged war with

  9. History

    1. Select the boxes in the table to indicate what an archaeologist studying early humans would most likely examine. | Yes | No Weapons | * | Journals | * | Maps | | * Bones | | * 2. Scientists believe the earliest humans originated from Europe * Asia

  10. world history

    Which options accurately describe the role of Moses in the Bible? (Select all that apply.)  A He received the Ten Commandments from God on Mt. Sinai.  B He led the Israelites out of Egypt in a journey known as the Exodus.  C He established

  11. world history

    Which accurately describes Portugal’s motivation for funding explorations along the coast of Africa? to navigate around Africa to Asia and find the kingdom of Prester John to navigate around Africa and find the kingdom of Japan to navigate around Africa

  12. Social Studies

    Which statement beat explains why people in west Africa eat manioc? Europeans introduced manioc to Africa after encountering it in America. Early native Americans established trade routes with west Africans Manioc is native to west Africa and a traditional

  13. History

    What was the significance of the Treaty of Tordesillas? A) It established the line of demarcation that granted Spain the right to lands in the Americas and Portugal the right to settle in Africa. B) It promoted the idea that the Catholic religion would be

  14. History

    which statement describes expansion of Islam under the Umayyads? Did they expand south through Egypt into sub Saharan Africa or west through North Africa as far as Spain? I’m confused, can someone please help me?

  15. world History

    Which option accurately describes the role of trade during the Age of Discovery? 4. Explorers such as Ferdinand Magellan sought to trade for coffee and tea from the Inca Empire. 1. Explorers such as Amerigo Vespucci sought to trade for guns from China. 2.

  16. History

    1. What was the purpose of the Treaty of Tordesillas? A. to end a war between Spain and Portugal B. to give Portugal control over the Spice Islands C. to divide the non-European world between Spain and Portugal D. to create a trade agreement between

  17. History

    Which statement about the slave trade is true? 1. European traders often went to Africa’s interior on slave raids 2. Some African leaders, such as Afonso, tried to end the slave trade, while others encouraged it*** 3. The slave trade had minimal effect

  18. Science

    2. According to the continental drift theory, which of the following land regions should show the greatest similarities in fossil types? (1 point) A) east coast of South America and west coast of Africa B) east coast of South and west coast of South

  19. SOCIAL STUDIES I NEED HELP ASAP

    which of the following illustrates the impact trade had on eastern and southern Africa between the 800 and 1400? A. people living along the coast of east africa spoke Swahili *** B. southern africans practiced the religion of their ancestors C. nations

  20. Social Studies---Please Help!

    How did Prince Henry of Portugal contribute to maritime exploration? A) He led many voyages west across the Atlantic in search of the West Indies. B) He encouraged the use of ancient pirate routes to explore and find new land. C) He funded any and all

  21. English

    Read the sentence. The Canary Islands are a popular vacation spot for people from Finland, a chain of seven islands off the coast of Africa. What is the best way to rewrite the sentence? A-The Canary Islands, a chain of seven islands off the coast of

  22. Science

    1. Which of the following characteristics of the Arctic rabbit is specifically an adaptation to living in the tundra? A. small size B. keen eyesight C. strong legs D. white fur*** 2. According to the continental drift theory, which of the following land

  23. history

    What was the significance of the Treaty of Tordesillas? It provided Portugal with the opportunity to establish colonies in the Americas. It ended the Seven Years’ War between Spain and Portugal and allowed for the Portuguese settlement of Brazil. It

  24. Social Studies

    How did the other countries respond when Portugal built a global empire? A. They paid money to portugal to keep the peace. B. They attacked Portuguese ships and trading posts. C. They formed an alliance and went to war against Portugal. D. They asked the

  25. History

    Which option most accurately describes aspects of the Protestant Reformation? led by Constantine, protestants met at the council of Nicaea to declare Jesus a man rather than divine led by John Calvin, Protestant french huge on protested the edict of

  26. History

    Which nation was the first to begin exploring the coast of Africa? England France Portugal Spain Is it D?

  27. 7th grade social studies help quick please

    1. Who invented the caravel, or the first ship to be able to sail against the wind? (1 point) the Portuguese the Spanish the French The Vikings 2. What was the first country to secure a trade route to Asia around the Cape of Good Hope? (1 point) Spain

  28. U.S. History

    What can you infer about what Lewis and Clark saw as they moved west from the Mississippi River? A. The land on the east coast was more fertile than the land in the west coast B. The landscape rose sharply and then flattened as they went farther west C.

  29. history

    Review the phrases. guns and gunpowder arrive in West Africa from Europe enslaved people from Africa arrive in the Americas cotton, sugar, tobacco, coffee and rice arrive in Europe What do the phrases describe? trans-Atlantic scheme Middle Passage

  30. Science

    A student uses a diagram to show the scale sizes of the planets. Which planet's diameter would be approximately the distance of the West Coast to the East Coast of the United States? Uranus Jupiter**** Mercury Neptune Check Please

  31. History

    Which accurately describes an aspect of the triangular trade during the 16th and 19th centuries? The triangular trade included European merchants, who purchased corn, tomatoes, cocoa, and tobacco from African tribal leaders in exchange for whiskey. The

  32. science

    use the image below to think about how continental drift may have occurred. then answer the following question: according to the continental drift theory , which the following land regions should show the greatest similarities in fossil type A. east coast

  33. social studies

    Which of the following likely explains why the Bantu left their traditional homelands in West Africa and migrated to South Africa? PLEASE NEED

  34. math

    An airplane traveling east has a tailwind, and its speed is 550 + x mi/h. When the airplane flies west, it has a headwind and travels at 550 – x mi/h. If it takes 5 hours to travel from the West Coast to the East Coast of the United States and 6 hours to

  35. SS

    The political movement that brought Africans together in the 1950s was known as ________. a. imperialism b. salt trade c. colonialism d. Pan-Africanism Enslaved Africans from West Africa traveled across the Atlantic Ocean to European Colonies in the

  36. American History

    What was the significance of the Treaty of Tordesillas? It provided Portugal with the opportunity to establish colonies in the Americas. It established the line of demarcation that granted Spain the right to lands in the Americas and Portugal the right to

  37. History

    Which accurately describe the impact of Magellan’s exploration efforts on European society? (Select all that apply.) Large portions of South America and the Pacific were mapped for future exploration efforts. Sailing west to reach the Spice Islands

  38. World History

    1. Describe some of the benefits of living near a major water source. 2. Describe how the Indian Ocean helped civilizations in East Africa grow and develop. 3. Describe how East Africa's development would have been different if they were located away from

  39. History

    Which options accurately describe why Portugal sought to explore the west coast of Africa in the 15th century? Select all that apply. to trade for African slaves to spread Islam to trade for spices and gold to spread Judaism a and c i think

  40. science

    Which options accurately describe valid scientific writing? (Select all that apply) rational empirical skeptical biased is it the second and third one?

  41. 5th grade science

    How might the history of the US be different if the first European settlements had occurred on the west coast instead of the east coast?

  42. History

    Which accurately describes why Bartolomeu Dias did not complete his journey to India? A. Dias’s food supply had run low, and the crew convinced him to return to Portugal. B. Dias’s ship crashed into the rocky shores of Madagascar, killing the entire

  43. Social Studies

    Which statement best us explains the population growth in the five cities shown on the graph between 1870 and 1920? A. Many Urban industrial jobs are available in the Midwest and east regions B. Profits from the gold rush encourage the growth of cities on

  44. History

    Which accurately describes why Bartolomeu Dias did not complete his journey to India? A. Dias’s food supply had run low, and the crew convinced him to return to Portugal. B. Dias’s ship crashed into the rocky shores of Madagascar, killing the entire

  45. History

    Which most accurately describes the significance of Vasco da Gama discovering a route to India? Portugal’s economic power grew as slave labor was imported from India. Hinduism quickly spread throughout Europe and challenged the Catholic Church.

  46. social studies

    Contrast and compare the cultures of native Americans who lived in the southwest with those who lived on the west coast or select two other tribes. My answer: The Native Americans that lived in the Southwest mainly fished and chopped down trees. The Native

  47. SS

    Which area was known as the Gold Coast because of its abundance of gold? Cape of Good Hope coast of West Africa** Portugal Mediterranean coast

  48. Science

    According to the continental drift theory, which of the following land regions should show the greatest similarities in fossil types? (1 point) A) east coast of South America and west coast of Africa B) east coast of South and west coast of South America

  49. History

    Which accurately describes the Scramble for Africa of the late 1800s and early 1900s. scramble for Africa was the rapid colonization of Africa by European powers following the abolishment of slavery scramble of Africa was the ghan empire seizing control of

  50. World History

    How did the Industrial Revolution introduce justifications for imperialism? (Select all that apply.) Industrialized nations sought to bring technological knowledge to Africa and Asia. Industrialized nations sought colonies to deport people who would work

  51. History

    Which option accurately describes the role of trade during the Age of Discovery? Explorers such as Vasco da Gama sought to trade for gold and iron from the Ghana Empire. Explorers such as Ferdinand Magellan sought to trade for coffee and tea from the Inca

  52. History

    During the Colonial Era, the king of Portugal and the king of Spain disputed over lands in Central and South America (1). To solve the dispute, both kings turned to the Catholic Pope to mediate (2). The Pope’s decision was known as the Treaty of

  53. history

    Which action most accurately describes the intended purpose of the Corwin Amendment? The amendment sought to enhance communication between political parties. The amendment sought to increase the Southern voting block. The amendment sought to abolish

  54. Psychology 220

    1.64 (1 pts.) Sangue dormido, or "sleeping blood" is a condition observed among individuals from the Cape Verde Islands (located off the west coast of Africa) and involves paralysis, convulsions, blindness, and tremors. This condition is referred to in

  55. ss .

    1 ' Africa's highest point, or the place with the greatest elevation is A: Victoria falls B: Lake Assal C: Mount Kenya D:Mount Kilimanjaro *** 2 ' Southern and Eastern Africa tends to be drier and cooler than West and Central Africa because Southern and

  56. history

    Which accurately describes the Middle Passage of the triangular trade? During the Middle Passage, European nations transported American Indians from the New World over to Europe to serve as slaves. During the Middle Passage, European nations transported

  57. History

    North America Foods - Exported to Chilles South Asia Sweet potatoes China Corn China, Africa Manioc Africa Tomatoes Europe Based on the chart and what you know of the Columbian Exchange, which statement best explains why people in West Africa eat manioc?

  58. history

    i'm not sure where to find the answer to this question, I've searched google,..but it gives too much irrelevant information.please help what led the government to evacuate Japanese Americans from the West Coast? a. long-held prejudice, and fears inflamed

  59. AP US History

    C. Identification Supply the correct identification for each numbered description. 1._____ Extended period when glaciers covered most of the North American Continent. 2._____ Staple crop that formed the economic foundation of Indian Civilization. 3._____

  60. U.S/history AP

    ---------1494- made pope to keep his 2 main Catholic countries,Portugal and Spain from fighting each other over the non-Christian world.Signed by Isabella and John II.Divided world with spain getting non-Christian land west of the line and Portugal those

  61. Social studies

    1. Which name describe 200 million africans who are descendants of the people who migrated from West Africa more then 4,000 years ago A. Savanna B. Sahara C. Bantu D. Mali 2. One thing that makes piecing together the history of sub-saharan Africa easier

  62. Science

    which of these statements provides evidence to the fact that oceans influence climate by transporting water from one place to another? A)warm ocean water off the east coast of Florida affects the climate of Europe. B)warm ocean water off the east coast of

  63. History

    The first European power to explore the coast of West Africa was A. England B. Portugal C. Holland D. France

  64. Science

    Waste produced by people in New York State has been dumped into the Atlantic Ocean, where it is distributed by surface ocean currents. Which coastal area is most likely to become polluted by this waste? A west coast of Mexico B south coast of South America

  65. world history

    what is the distance the Chinese explorers taveleed to reach the eastern coast of Africa. And how does it compare to Prine Henry's? You can work that out from this site. www.worldatlas.com/ Figure the distance from China to Africa, then figure the distance

  66. history

    How did the Industrial Revolution introduce justifications for imperialism? (Select all that apply.) Industrialized nations sought to learn from the economic systems within Africa. Industrialized nations sought colonies for natural resources to power their

  67. history

    what led the government to evacuate Japanese Americans from the West Coast? a. long-held prejudice, and fears inflamed by the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor b. terrorist attacks by immigrants living on the West Coast c. fear for the safety of Japanese

  68. History

    North America Foods - Exported to Chilles---------------South Asia Sweet potatoes------- China Corn -----------------China, Africa Manioc----------------Africa Tomatoes--------------Europe Based on the chart and what you know of the Columbian Exchange,

  69. Social Studies

    Why do you suppose internment camps were located in isolated areas away from the west coast? Is the answer because the Japanese had many ancestors who lived in the west coast.

  70. World History

    Which options accurately describe cultural practices of the Byzantine and Arab Empires? I think its a and c

  71. Geography

    18. Which sentence below is a cause-effect statement? a. Nigerian students and workers often protested during the structural adjustment period b. One of the surprising facts about West Africa is that the Sahara was not always a desert c. Because of their

  72. History

    Ms Sue, I am sorry to be a bother again. The websites u sent me are pretty good; however, they focus mainly on Africa in itself and do not focus on WEST AFRICA>>>>> if they do focus on WEST AFRICA its always ECOWAS>>>>> do u or your colleagues recommend

  73. Social Studies

    Which of the following is true of the shaded area in the image? A. it was acquired by the United States before the west coast *** B. it was acquired by the United States after the west coast C. it was acquired by the United States at the same time as the

  74. Social Studies

    Which of the following is true of the shaded area in the image? A. it was acquired by the United States before the west coast *** B. it was acquired by the United States after the west coast C. it was acquired by the United States at the same time as the

  75. history

    Why did the institution of slavery develop in Africa? a. Africa had too many people b. Slaves were valued as goods to be sold and traded c. European traders introduced slavery to West Africa d. Africa had an excess of land and a shortage of labor i know

  76. History

    Why did the institution of slavery develop in Africa? a. Africa had too many people b. Slaves were valued as goods to be sold and traded c. European traders introduced slavery to West Africa d. Africa had an excess of land and a shortage of labor A

  77. science

    How might the history of the US be different if the first European settlements had occurred on the west coast instead of the east coast

  78. science

    What is the velocity of a car traveling from the east coast to the west coast at an average speed of 50 kph?

  79. 5th grade science

    How might the history of the United states be different if the first European settlements had occurred on the west coast instead of the east coast

  80. social studies- geography

    75% of the active volcanoes are found along the west coast of N. America and east coast of Asia to New Zealand and is often called:

  81. world civilizations

    Regarding trade and social change in Africa, which statement is true? A. The West Africa Squadron succeeded in obstructing about 30 percent of the African slave trade. B. The most important development in West Arica before European conquest was reliance on

  82. Social Studies

    The area known as the slave coast to Europeans was? 1:A stretch of East African coast where slaves worked on tea plantations? 2:A stretch of Brazilian coast where there were many slave plantations? 3:A stretch of the west African coast where Europeans took

  83. English

    1. He met the boy in Africa. 2. He saw the boy in Africa. 3. He studies the animals in Africa. 4. He had a party in Africa. 5. He held a conference in Africa. 6. He ate fresh fruit in Africa. 7. He bought a house in Africa. ...................... Is 'in

  84. Geography

    17. Why have the people of West Africa started to work at the local level to help their economies? a. They have learned that their governments alone can do little to improve economic conditions b. Foreign countries have stopped all economic aid to West

  85. English

    1.The brilliant blue waters (make, makes) the area popular. 2.Either Sydney, Australia, or Budapest, Hungary (were, was) settled by the British. 3.In Bahrain (is, are) located important oil reserves. 4.(More, Most) of the world's population (is, are) in

  86. World cultures

    What are the five main regions of Africa? I looked it up but, all of them say south, north, central, west, and east Africa

  87. History

    What led to the Scramble for Africa? Colonial powers in Europe scoured Africa in search of gold left by ancient civilizations. Multiple European powers wanted African territory to create new ports along Asian trade routes. New inventions and an economic

  88. history

    What led to the Scramble for Africa? Multiple European powers wanted African territory to create new ports along Asian trade routes. European imperial governments sought revenge for the Umayyad invasion of Spain. Colonial powers in Europe scoured Africa in

  89. history

    What led to the Scramble for Africa? Colonial powers in Europe scoured Africa in search of gold left by ancient civilizations. New inventions and an economic slump in Europe led to the division of Africa for raw materials and new markets. European imperial

  90. social studies

    Why did most slaves come from West Africa and not other regions of Africa?

  91. SS

    The people of East Africa traded with A. China, India, and Southwest Asia B. Songhai C. Europe and the Americas D. Portugal

  92. world history

    how did sapiens reach north america from africe? A they sailed from the west coast of africe to the east coast of north america. B they sailed from the southern tip of africe to south america. C they went through asia and crossed a land bridge into north

  93. geography

    Can you check my answers please? 1. What Russian peninsula is located between the Bering Sea and the Sea of Okhotsk? Kamchatka Peninsula 2. How many degrees of longitude circle the Earth? 360 degrees of longitude 3. What continents are included in the

  94. history

    Which options accurately describe the role of Moses in the Bible? (Select all that apply.) He established Jerusalem as the capital of the nation of Israel. He received the Ten Commandments from God on Mt. Sinai. He was the successor to King David and built

  95. Social Studies

    My most exalted Monarch - Your Majesty Queen Isabella, I am writing this letter most humbly for you to consider my request for three small ships and a crew so that I may sail west and find the shortest route to the East. I promised to chaim land for Spain

  96. US History

    ALL of the following statements are correct about the slave trade EXCEPT: a. It began with the Portuguese exploration of West Africa from Senegal to Angola in the fifteenth century b. It increased when the Portuguese built several fortified outposts along

  97. social studies

    The port cities of East Africa traded with ? 1)China,India, and Soutwest Asia 2)Songhai 3)Europe and the Americas 4)Portugal I think number 1. I have read the text several times but still not sure. Thanks for your help.

  98. African History

    The most important social structure in Communal Africa was: a. Religion b. Kinship/lineage group c. Craft production d. None of the above In Communal Africa there was collective ownership of Land Labor a and b a. Land b. Labor c. a and b d. none of the

  99. 6th grade geography, Spain.

    Questions: 1) Name some of the major physical features of Spain. 2) What is Spain's economy based on? 3) Why is there a cultural divergence in Spain? 4) What other cultures have mixed with or influenced Spanish culture? 5) About 13% of Portugal's people

  100. world history

    i just need help with one question i want to make sure if i am correct or should i change my answer? during the ice age,people migrated from asia across what is now bering strait to ? a.east africa b.west africa c.europe d.the americas i think its c or d i

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