Time period directly after the Middle Ages. During this time, innovations such as the printing press and gunpowder was created and theories in astronomy and mathematics were made. Ultimately, it was a period of advancement.
Palace created for Ming Dynasty rulers in China. It was known as "forbidden" because typical people weren't allowed inside.
Created by Johannes Gutenberg. Spread important documents such as The 95 Thesis
The period between the Middle Ages and the Industrial Revolution. During this time mercantilism was used, which is a trading system where a country attempt to export more than import to become prosperous.
After Columbus finds America, the Columbian exchange begins.
Martin creates the 95 thesis because he disapproved of the church selling indulgences. Indulgences are grants given to forget about whatever sin the buyer has committed.
Cultural and religious time that spread across Europe. Multiple advocates fought for Christian practice. Although, they got what they wanted, many wars came along with it.
Leonardo da Vinci paints the Mona Lisa
Aztec was conquered by Hernando Cortes and his army.
This empire was created as a base for Babur who was a refugee.
Francisco Pizzaro conquered the empire because he yearned riches. Two contributing factors to the defeat were disease and civil war.
Created the heliocentric theory that the sun is the center of the universe.
Period of advancement in mathematics and science. A few examples are algebra, geometry, and Newton's laws of motion.
They were invaded by Moroccans and had access to gunpowder unlike the Songhai. The cattle that they were using to fight were frightened by the gunshots and ultimately the empire collapsed.
Dutch based trading Company that was formed in order to protect Indian Ocean Trade. The trades that took place were within Asia and between Asia and Europe.
Main cause of the Enlightenment. Protestant rebellion triggered this war. The war was fought between Catholics and Protestants and it was fought for territorial and religious reasons.
Time where people challenged those in charge and new ideas. New ideas/concepts were introduced, which laid the base for future leaders