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History
Which best describes the role of mercantilism during the 1600s? european countries wanted to expand their wealth by exporting raw materials from colonies european colonies in the south America grew wealthy by seizing gold from native tribes european colonies in North America ...

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Which accurately describes aspects of the trans-Saharan trade between Europe and Africa? the trans-Saharan trade included the trade of both gold and slaves along the Saharan desert of Africa the trans-Saharan trade included the trade of molasses and sugar to European merchants...

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Which best describes how the Columbian Exchange impacted the Incan culture? european powers introduced the potato to the Inca empire, and it became a primary food source european infected the Inca population with syphilis, which Inca believed to be an act of god european ...

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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 gold mines of the ...

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Which accurately describes aspects of the trans-Saharan trade between Europe and Africa? the trans-Saharan trade included the trade of both gold and slaves along the Saharan desert of Africa the trans-Saharan trade included the trade of molasses and sugar to European merchants...

History
the Anglo-Iranian Oil Company (AIOC). What are the objectives of this agreement

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In Europe, one of the first modern companies, and later, corporations, was the Virginia Company (1). The founders, who were private citizens, secured a royal charter from King James I of England (2). However, the owners did not have enough money to fund the voyages of ...

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What was the purpose of the West India Company? to colonize the eastern shores of India to promote free trade between India and Great Britain to trade African slaves in the west indies to trade American Indian slaves in Portugal and Spain b?

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What is the theory of mercantilism? How did it influence European colonization efforts in Africa, North America, and South America?

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 Tordesillas (3). The treaty ...

History
Which accurately describes how spices impacted the Age of Discovery? the Japanese declared in the age of isolationism and declared in spices imported from China illegal the papacy banned spices discovered in South America because the church believed they caused hysteria and ...

Art History
Connexus 8th Grade A. Babylon B. The Lotus Bloom C. Pottery D. Hanging Gardens of Babylon E. Relief Sculpture F. The Phoenicians G. The Ishtar Gate H. The Persians I. Persopolis J. The Assyrians Fill in the blank with the term or letter of the term that best matches the clue. ...

Art History
Connexus 8th Grade

History
How did spices impact exploration efforts during the Age of Discovery the papacy ordered exploration efforts and crusades against eastern European nations that condoned cooking with Muslim spices asian sices are believed to cure ailments caused by the bubonic plaque, resulting...

Texas state history
1. What was a focus of the constitution of 1824? A. Effective economic principles B. State led governments C. Strong, central federal government *** D. Unification of all states 2.which important legislation did erasmo seguin help write? A.treaty of Córdoba B. The ...

History
Which accurately describe events in the life of explorer Sir Walter Raleigh? (Select all that apply.) sir Walt Raleigh was charged with treason and beheaded England king James 1 sir Walt Raleigh led expeditions to South America to look for the fabled gold city of el dorado sir...

World History
What influence did the Greek epics written by Homer have on Roman culture? A.They led Roman historians to question their loyalty to the Roman gods. B.They caused Roman historians to disagree over the origins of Roman culture. C. They inspired Virgil to compose an epic poem ...

English
PLS HELP! In the unit review, you wrote a statement in which you explained whether you considered government under the Roman republic or government under the Roman empire to be more successful, and why. Elaborate on that statement by writing an essay in which you evaluate the ...

New Mexico history
choose at least two contributions of early cultures in the eastern or western hemisphere and explain how they have affected the development of new Mexico. MS.sue sue plz help.

English
Describe one of the strongest literary images (not a picture or drawing from the reading) you encountered from any of the following literature: from Of Wolves and Men by Barry Holstun Lopez "Birches" by Robert Frost "Haiku" by Kaga no Chiyo "Haiku" by Basho "Spring is like a ...

History (@Ms. Sue??) :)
How is a Unitary system of government different from a federal system?? A) In a Unitary system, all powers are held by one government*** B) In a Unitary system, most powers are reserved to provincial governments C) In a Federal system, there are no checks and branches between ...

Texas History
Explain how the fall of the Alamo and the Goliad Massacre both helped and hurt the Texans` quest for independence in the Texas Revolution. PLZ HALP

History
During the Protestant Reformation, which church used new genres such as the Anglican chant, the anthem, and the long and short services? a) Calvinist Movement b) Lutheran Church c) Catholic Church d) Church of England I think it might be A but I'm not sure.

History
How did disease impact encounters and exchanges between European explorers and the American Indians?

History
Which accurately describes a similarity between medieval Japanese culture and medieval European culture? japan and Europe used a form of representative democracy during the middle ages Japanese samurai and European knight shared similar codes of ethical conduct medieval Europe...

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Which accurately describes a similarity between medieval Japanese culture and medieval European culture? japan and Europe used a form of representative democracy during the middle ages Japanese summary and European knight shred similar codes of ethical conduct medieval Europe ...

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Which accurately describes Bartolomeu Dias’s impact on future European explorers? europeans learned about the Inca empire of Peru and the city of Machu Picchu European realized they could establish their own trade route to India by sea travel europeans learned the Bahama ...

History
Which accurately describes a cultural similarity between Eastern and Western societies? eastern and western cultures instituted representative republics in the 17th century both Confucianism and Christian scriptures tell tales of Abraham and Moses both cultures independently ...

Social studies
lesson 14: focus on history 7th Please need help 1-14

History
Which most accurately describes why the Portuguese wanted to sail around Africa to reach India? orthodox Christians controlled trade routes along the mediterian, requiring a new route to acquire spices the Portuguese wanted to trade papaya, coffee, cocoa, and bananas for ...

Music
1.A fermata tells the performer to A. suddenly get louder in dynamic level. B. suddenly get softer in dynamic level. C. hold the note longer than its normal duration. D. play the note shorter than its normal duration. 2. Which term refers to the assignment of particular ...

History
For my project we have to make a claim based off of how our country (mine is Libya) has been impacted by religion. Is this a solid claim: Because of Libya’s transitional government, Mummer al Qaddafi came into power, leading the Libyan people in a government that was heavily...

History
Why did Europeans sail across the Atlantic Ocean during the Age of Discovery? (Select all that apply.) european explorers attempted to claim new lands for the Byzantine empire european explores attempted to claim new lands or the Carolingian dynasty european explorers wanted ...

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Why did Christopher Columbus originally decide to sail across the Atlantic Ocean? he wanted to find the fabled Christian leader prester john he wanted to find an oceanic route to India to acquire spices he wanted to find an oceanic route to China to acquire gunpowder he wanted...

History
What resulted from European explorers discovering new lands during the Age of Discovery? the indigenous peoples of America transmitted smallpocks to European explorers new foods and resources were brought back to European markets europeans adopted American religions customs ...

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How did an astrolabe serve European explorers during the Age of Discovery? it was a navigation tool used to determine longitude an latitude by calculating the angle between the horizon and celestial body such as the moon, sun, or a star it was a navigational system whose ...

History
Which best describes how the Age of Discovery affected religious practices of indigenous peoples in the New World? spanish explorers set out to convert the Mayan empire in present-day Mexico to Islam hernan Cortes set out to convert the Aztec empire to Calvinism Francisco ...

History
What resulted from European explorers discovering new lands during the Age of Discovery? the indigenous peoples of America transmitted smallpocks to European explorers new foods and resources were brought back to European markets europeans adopted American religions customs ...

History
What was a major motivational factor for sailing expeditions during the Age of Discovery? orthodox Christians controlled the overland routes to the Asian spice markets muslims controlled the overland routes to Asian spice markets European monarchs sought refuge from the ...

Texas State History
Green DeWitt brought settlers to which area? Nacogdoches. The Brazos Valley. The Red River.* The Guadalupe River. PLZ HELPPP ME!

History
European countries sought new territory and expanded trade markets during the Age of Exploration (1). In particular, when the Ottoman Empire seized control of Constantinople (modern-day Istanbul, Turkey), it blocked European trade ships traveling to Asia and parts of North ...

History
The need to find new routes to the spice markets of Asia was a major determining factor in many early voyages during the Age of Discovery (1). However, it was more than the quest for spices that inspired these voyages (2). As new continents and islands were discovered, ...

History
How did the Protestant Reformation and the Renaissance lead to the Age of Exploration?

History
The English Reformation was initiated by King Henry VIII, who wanted to end his marriage, but the pope refused to grant an annulment (1). King Henry VIII broke England free from the Catholic Church, declared religious sovereignty, and had his marriage annulled (2). Henry then...

History
The English Reformation was initiated by King Henry VIII, who wanted to end his marriage, but the pope refused to grant an annulment (1). King Henry VIII broke England free from the Catholic Church, declared religious sovereignty, and had his marriage annulled (2). Henry then...

History
Desiderius Erasmus was a devout Catholic who opposed the teachings of Martin Luther and William Tyndale (1). According to Erasmus, anyone who disagreed with the Catholic Church was a heretic and blasphemer (2). Huldrych Zwingli, on the other hand, was a humanist who sought to ...

History
During the Renaissance, humanist ideas swept through Europe (1). Humanism launched the Scientific Revolution, resulting in advancements in metallurgy, anatomy, and astronomy (2). Humanist ideals mimicked the feudal system to identify classes of people (3). The feudal system ...

History
The English Reformation was initiated by King Henry VIII, who wanted to end his marriage, but the pope refused to grant an annulment (1). King Henry VIII broke England free from the Catholic Church, declared religious sovereignty, and had his marriage annulled (2). Henry then...

History
While Martin Luther is credited with beginning the Protestant Reformation, he was not the first Christian who had grown dissatisfied with the Church (1). For example, John Wycliffe spoke against the principle of transubstantiation during the sacrament of the Eucharist (2). ...

History
The Vatican is the location of the papal seat of government of the Roman Catholic Church (1). The Vatican is also the location of the Roman Catholic Church’s military during the Middle Ages, known as the Schmalkaldic League (2). The size of the Church’s militia and armada ...

World History
How are religion and culture connected in Ancient India and China? Please help, I'm so stuck on this!!

History
Which most accurately describes the Pilgrims involvement in the New World? endured 30 years of horrific massacres by french Catholics; established colonies in Brazil an Florida persecuted for beliefs in adult rebaptism; preferred isolated rural existent; migrating to ...

History
Which option most accurately describes the settlements of Protestant French Huguenots in the New World? huguenots settlements in present-day Caribbean, Florida, and South Carolina were destroyed by the Spanish until they finally settled in present-day Quebec and Newfoundland ...

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During the Renaissance, humanism placed a great emphasis on learning and self-improvement (1). The Catholic Church helped spearhead humanism and encouraged new ideas regarding self-improvement and worship (2). Access to knowledge through books, due to the Gutenberg printing ...

History
Which option best describes events of the Spanish Inquisition? the Spanish inquisitors exiled or executed Roman Catholics in Europe spanish inquisitors executed protestants, Muslims, and jews spanish inquisitors revitalized Roman art, philosophy, and architecture spanish ...

History
Which option most accurately describes the origins and principles of the humanist philosophy? the humanist philosophy originated in England and spread throughout the British Isles, emphasizing chivalry and a feudal society the humanist philosophy originated in Jerusalem and ...

history narrative
spoken word and written text are different because? a. speakers can include emotion, sound, personality, and feelings that the writer may not be able to express fully through text. b. writers are limited to what they cana nd cannot include for the voice of the character. c. ...

History
Which options most accurately describe humanist artistic innovations during the Renaissance? (Select all that apply.) the architectural style of medieval times was called Romanesque, while the renaissance rived Greco-roman ideals renaissance artists formulated accurate ...

History
Which option accurately distinguishes beliefs and practices of Catholics from those of Protestant Reformers? protestant approved religious images, whereas Catholics opposed all religious art during the renaissance protestant believed that seven sacraments, whereas Catholics ...

World History
Analyze how the growth of the market economy contributed to the decline of medieval europe

History
During the Renaissance, humanist ideas swept through Europe (1). Humanism launched the Scientific Revolution, resulting in advancements in metallurgy, anatomy, and astronomy (2). Humanist ideals mimicked the feudal system to identify classes of people (3). The feudal system ...

History
Which options best describe changes in social values caused by the Renaissance? (Select all that apply.) peasants were able to invent new devices and reap the financial bounty of their discoveries peasants were no longer tied to a given social status based on birthright ...

History
Which most accurately describe the impact of the Crusades on the Jewish community? (Select all that apply.) During the Fourth Crusade, Saladin entered the Crusades and massacred Jews in Constantinople. During the Second Crusade, French and German kings massacred Jews in France...

English
Multiple Choice Choose the meaning of the bold word in each passage. 1. The MAGNITUDE of the disaster is hard to imagine. (1 point) size*** pain debris effect 2. The EPICENTER of the 9.0 magnitude quake was under the Indian Ocean near the west coast of the Indonesian island of...

Language Arts
Multiple Choice Choose the meaning of the bold word in each passage. 1. The MAGNITUDE of the disaster is hard to imagine. (1 point) size pain debris effect 2. The EPICENTER of the 9.0 magnitude quake was under the Indian Ocean near the west coast of the Indonesian island of ...

History
Which option best describes a difference between the ideas of humanists and those of the Catholic Church during the Renaissance? humanist were atheists who did not believe in a higher power, whereas the Catholic church believed in the divinity of Jesus Christ humanist believed...

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Which option accurately describes Greek and Roman ideas that were revived during the Renaissance by humanist philosophers? the art of public speaking and debate, known as rhetoric, was revived during the Renaissance the worship of Greek and Roman gods as deities was revived ...

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when did the atlantic slave trade began? in the 1500's right?

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Which option most accurately describes Oliver Cromwell’s rule of England?  cromwell established the Anglican church and led an army of Presbyterians against Russian Catholics cromwell declared England a Catholic nation and reunited it with the holy roman empire Cromwell ...

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What were the occupation and beliefs of Petrarch? he was a German monarch who opposed Machiavelli philosophy and exiled him to Florence, Italy he was an Italian scholar and humanist who opposed hereditary monarchies in favor of philosopher-king he was a Spanish politician who ...

History
Which option accurately compares the theology that dominated during the Middle Ages with the philosophy that came to prominence during the Renaissance? the middle ages followed a communist system form of government, whereas the renaissance followed a democratic system the ...

History
How might Athenian democracy be considered the root of modern democratic governments?

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Which option accurately describes the impact of a scientific innovation during the Renaissance? Gutenberg's printing press greatly improved the flow of information and led to a rise in literacy gunpowder was invented in China and used during the Tang dynasty to fight the ...

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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 Versailles declared by ...

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Which option most accurately describes an artistic creation and innovation during the Renaissance? vincent van Gogh painting starry night, which became a symbol of the Renaissance artistic movement pablo Picasso painted the weeping woman, which uses disfigurement artistry ...

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Which option most accurately describes the theology of the Catholic Church during the Middle Ages? excommunication was a possible punishment for anyone who disagreed with church doctrine the church promoted literacy among the poor by publishing and distributing the bible by ...

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Which option most accurately describes the purpose of the Council of Trent? it was a meeting called by Pope Paul 111 to address reformation issues such as the selling of indulgences, clerical corruption, and other abuses it was a meeting called by emperor Marcian at which the ...

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Which option most accurately describes the purpose of the Council of Trent? it was a meeting called by Pope Paul 111 to address reformation issues such as the selling of indulgences, clerical corruption, and other abuses it was a meeting called by emperor Marcian at which the ...

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Which option most accurately describes the outcome of the Thirty Years’ War? Spain's armada doubled in size, Sweden became weak and defeated, France lost substantial power and influence in Europe, and the holy roman empire united under king Ferdinand 11 spain was weak and ...

History
The first paragraph of the Declaration of Independence also laid out the concept of "______," the idea that legitimate governments are run by and for the People. • taxation without representation • consent of the governed*** • popularity contests

Us history
Committees of correspondence were designed to... A. Communicate what the king's response was to the Olive Branch Petitionn B. Write the Declaration of Independence C. Raise a militia

History
Compare and contrast the Italian Renaissance with the northern Renaissance.

Texas History
What was Austin able to do by bringing a large number of settlers to Texas? select all the apply. Help Texas grow* Help Mexico grow Contribute to the spreading of American culture in Texas* Contribute to Mexican culture in Texas

History
The first paragraph of the Declaration of Independence also laid out the concept of "______," the idea that legitimate governments are run by and for the People. • taxation without representation • consent of the governed*** • popularity contests

History
Which option describes a scientific innovation during the Renaissance? the Julian calendar, consisting of 12 months and 365 days, was invented a complex legal system with terms such as habeas corpus, pro bono, and affidavit was created the heliocentric theory was proposed a ...

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Which accurately describes the involvement of the Catholic Church in medieval European governments? The Catholic Church forced European lords and barons to spare extra lands for peasant farmers. The rules and rituals of the Church guided the administration of government in ...

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What was noted Protestant Reformer William Tyndale able to accomplish with the aid of the newly invented printing press? translate and publish the new testament in Yiddish translate and publish the Bible in English translate and publish the new testament in French translate ...

History
Which Renaissance invention enabled Galileo Galilei to confirm heliocentric (Copernican) theory? microscope telescope mechanical clock mariners compass i think its b

history
Which popular ancient Egyptian folk tale recounts the wanderings of its hero? The Epic of Gilgamesh The Tale of Sinuhe

History
Which region was homw to the sioux? PLEASE GIVE ALL S+ANSWERS TO THE TEST!!

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I am going to compare Plato and Gandhi. I find it hard to know what i can compare between the two philosophers. What are the differences and similarities between the two.

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What were reasons for the decline in power of the Catholic Church during the Renaissance and Protestant Reformation? (Select all that apply.) European leaders resented the papacy switching allegiances with varying European states the papacy decided to raise taxes on the house ...

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What were reasons for the decline in power of the Catholic Church during the Renaissance and Protestant Reformation? (Select all that apply.) European leaders resented the papacy switching allegiances with varying European states the papacy decided to raise taxes on the house ...

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Which best describes a cause that fueled the Protestant Reformation? During a famine, the Protestant doctrine of individual freedom inspired the angry peasants to rebel against their feudal masters, known as the German peasant war the council of Nicea was ordered by emperor ...

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What were reasons for the decline in power of the Catholic Church during the Renaissance and Protestant Reformation? (Select all that apply.) European leaders resented the papacy switching allegiances with varying European states the papacy decided to raise taxes on the house ...

History
What was an outcome of the Council of Trent? the council of Trent stopped the selling of indulgences the council of Trent abolished the practice of the seven sacraments the council of Trent eliminated the practice of the Eucharist the council of Trent deemed the knight ...

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What was the reasoning and result of the Saint Bartholomew’s Day massacre? the society of Jesus burned Gordon Bruno at the stake for his belief in a sun-centered solar system protestant William dowsing accused 100 women of being witches, and they were hanged under Pope ...

History
Can someone give me 2 mega events in 2 different countries

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Who was a Swiss theologian and humanist philosopher that rejected the principle of transubstantiation and believed in the supreme authority of the Bible rather than the clergy?

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In his 95 Theses, what practices did Martin Luther criticize about the Roman Catholic Church? (Select all that apply.) the peddling of relics clerics holding multiple offices unethical money lending the selling of indulgence is it a and d

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