Presentation on theme: "UNIT 1: THE AGE OF DISCOVERY BIG IDEAS: The AGE OF DISCOVERY was possible thanks to ___________________________ related to exploration Countries."— Presentation transcript:
UNIT 1: THE AGE OF DISCOVERY BIG IDEAS: The AGE OF DISCOVERY was possible thanks to ___________________________ related to exploration Countries are motivated to explore because they want _________________________ WHERE YOU LIVE DETERMINES HOW YOU LIVE
What was going on in the world around 1500 AD? China: ___________________________. Very far away Europe experiencing the RENAISSANCE: ___________________________ Middle East New religion: _______. In conflict with ___________________. Route for Asian SPICES Africa (sub-Saharan) Rich in _____________. Mostly protected by the ____________ desert.
SPAIN AND PORTUGAL Spain: _________ had conquered the country but the Spanish fought back: Ferdinand and Isabella married and united their kingdoms SPAIN is competing against their neighbor _________ for trade Muslims pushed Out of Spain by Ferdinand and Isabella
PORTUGAL: Portugal is a seafaring country located on the Atlantic Ocean. Caravel:
NATIVE AMERICANS??? SITTING BULL: SIOUXCHOU EN-LAI: CHINESE
NATIVE AMERICANS: _________________ ! ______________________________ Ice age
TRIBES Where they lived determined how they lived Coastal Indians: Plains Indians Some tribes were peaceful others war-like
Self-Test Section 1. Based on your primary instinctual need why did Asians leave Asia? 2. What is the problem with being Neo- lithic? 3. If you believe all things in nature have a spirit what is your religion? 4. Why were the Incas, Aztec, and Maya so much more advanced than other tribes? 5. Why is there no land bridge now between Asia and North America?