Eais Gr. 10 History Quiz 16.2

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Eais Gr. 10 History Quiz 16.2 - Quiz

EAIS history quiz on chapter 16. 2 -The Foundations of European Exploration

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Europeans believed that the best way to improve trade was to find ___________________ to the East.
  • 2. 
    Navigation became easier and more reliable because of the invention of the ______________________.
  • 3. 
    The need to solidify business practices led to the ___________________________________.
  • 4. 
    Italian cities were among the first to produce coins with __________________________.
  • 5. 
    In a _______________________ company, investors who bought shares in the company became co-owners.
  • 6. 
    The world's increased wealth led to the theory of ________________ which stated that a government should do all it could to increase the country's wealth.
  • 7. 
    Favorable balance of trade meant that a country ________________ more than it imported.
  • 8. 
    A country could try to maintain a favorable balance of trade by putting a _______________, or tax, on import goods.
  • 9. 
    Governments could encourage exports by giving out __________________ to help residents start businesses.
  • 10. 
    Colonies offered people a chance to escape crowds, poverty, and ____________________.
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