Had many voyages.
Most autocratic of all dynasties.
Forbidden City was built in 15th century.
Portuguese royal prince
Started oceanic navigation school
Taught astronomical observatory classes
Occurred after the Medieval Times
Occurred in Italy before moving north.
The Middle East
Ruled by Turks
Mehmed II took over Constinople.
Large cannons were used
the loss of Anatolia to the Ottoman Turks
social inequalities between the rich and the poor
the divisions in the Byzantine commonwealth of States between the Slavs and the Greeks
He was the 15th consecutive ruler of the Sonni dynasty
Known as the magician of great power
He mixed an unorthodox observance of Islam and African tradition
Zheng He led major expeditions
Also spelled Songhay
Religion is Islamic
Spanish conquistador explorer
Conquered the Incas
Founded Lima(modern day Peru)
Attacked sell indulgences in Catholic Church
Called for a reform
Wrote the 95 Theses
Defeated the Aztec Empire
Claimed Mexico from Spain
Joined an expedition to Cuba
Discoverer of Cape of Good Hope
Explored the coast of Africa
Also known as Bartholomew Diaz
First explorer to reach India
He fought his way out of the harbor
He led a squadron of ships to Calicut
Nominated as Portuguese viceroy
Wasn't greeted warmly by the Muslim merchants
He died in Cochin
Misunderstanding of Zheng He's voyages
Chinese knew the ports around the Indian Ocean
The use of hajj
Salvation can be reached through faith
He was selling indulgences
He wrote "Disputation on the Power and Efficacy of Indulgences," also known as "The 95 Theses,"
Sonni Ali died and he was not a Muslim
Sonni Ali was betrayed by Berber-Arab scholars
Calvinists began to demand recognition of their rights
War begun as a direct result of a conflict in the Hapsburg-ruled Kingdom of Bohemia.
The Peace of Augsburg of 1555 had brought a temporary truce in the religious connect in the German states
He was a philosopher
He was a leader during the Enlightment period
He developed the Two Treatises
Personality of Charles I was a major cause of the English Civil War
Monarchy started to decline under the rule of James I
Charles ruled by the Court of Star Chamber
He was an established physicist and mathematician
He was a credited as one of the great minds of Scientific Revolution
He wrote Philosophiae, Natrualis, Principia Mathematica
Became king in 1643
He invaded Spanish Netherlands
He engaged France in the Franco-Dutch War
Also known as the Bloodless Revolution
Started with the deposition of James II and the accession of William III and Mary II
The Declaration of Rights and the Bill of Rights (1689) redefined the relationship between monarch and subjects and barred any future Catholic succession to the throne.
He was best known for his extensive reforms
He created a strong navy, reorganized his army according to Western standards, secularized schools, administered greater control over the reactionary Orthodox Church, and introduced new administrative and territorial divisions of the country.
European politics, philosophy, science and communications
Also known as the Age of Reason
Enlightenment produced books,essays,laws,inventions,scientific discoveries,and wars and revolutions.
The first President of the United States
Ranked major in Virginia's militia
Adopted a series of measures to get the nation out of debt and set some financial grounding.
Trained his followers in tactics of guerrilla warfare
Renowned for ending slavery on the island
He discerned the ineptitude of the rebel leaders and scorned their willingness to compromise with European radicals