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"New France"

Canada, the Great Lakes region, and the Mississippi Valley

542

Roanoke Island

The location where sir Walter Raleigh founded the colony

543

Jamestown, Virginia

The first permanent English settlement in the New World

544

Maurya Empire

The greatest ruler of this empire, as Soca, control over two thirds of the Indian subcontinent and promoted Buddhism

545

Mogul Empire

The Muslim empire that ruled India from 1526 until the 1700s when the British East India Company came to power

546

Caste system

A strict social structure set up by the Aryans that included Brahmans, Kshatriyas, Vaisyas, and Sudras

547

Hinduism and Buddhism

Two religions that originated in India

548

Reincarnation

The suppose it appearance of a soul after death in another body

549

Shang dynasty

The Chinese dynasty that developed a system of writing

550

Chin Dynasty

The dynasty that built the first United Chinese empire

551

Great wall of China

The worlds longest fortification dealt primarily for protection from the Huns

552

Han Dynasty

Dynasty that marked the height of ancient China's power and glory

553

Confucianism and Taoism

Two religions that originated in China

554

Yamato

The clan of Japan's emperors

555

Shinto

The oldest surviving religion of Japan

556

Age of exploration

The time when the people of Europe began in earnest to explore all the oceans and continents of the world

557

October 12, 1492

Columbus discovered America

558

1498

De Gama, the first European, reaches the far east by sea

559

1607

First permanent settlement in the New World

560

List five major religions that origin aided in Asia and indicate the geographic source of each. How are they all similar? How is religion hindered progress and freedom in Asia?

Five major religions that originated in Asia are Buddhism, Confucianism, Hinduism, Islam, and Shinto. They are all similar in that they are reject the God of the Bible and promote the worship of false gods of all types spirits, men, or idols. They blind and have blinded countless soles of spiritual darkness. Pagan religions have hindered economic and social progress, keeping people from individual freedoms.

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Explain the spirit that drove the Englishman to settle the New World

The spirit of individual freedoms and responsibility was in the hearts of the people of England. More and more Englishman read the Bible for themselves and many lives were changed. Or.... Dad says they were just bored.