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1

What country is the forerunner of exploration

Portugal

2

Who was responsible for leading the charge in Portugal

Prince Henry the Navigator

3

Major aspect of navigating

Carrigrophey/ map making

4

Who navigated the waters under prince Henry in 1488

Bartholomew Diez

5

In 1497 the man who sailer past the cape of good hope

Vasco Deguma

6

Man who was most commonly known for circumnavigation

Megelin

7

What is circumnavigation

Traveling across the world

8

Mutany

When a crew rises up against a captain

9

Where was megelin killed

Phillipeans

10

A ship In which combines Arab sail and European sail

Caravel

11

Age of exploration date

1400-1600

12

What people did cortes conquer

Aztecs

13

Aztecs are in what current country

Mexico

14

What is the capital of the Aztec empire

Tenochtitlan

15

Leader of the Aztecs

Montezuma

16

Cortes's translator

Malechae

17

The number 1 motive of the conquistadors

Get gold

18

Incomendas system is similar to

Slavery

19

Spanish word for recoquor

Reconquista