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windom, SS

obstacles disease and starvation, fear of the unknown, poor maps and navigational tools, lack of adequate supplies
motivations spread Christianity, economic ($)- gold natural resources and trade, compensation ($) for empire and belief in superiority of own culture
accomplishments improved maps and navigational tools, exchange goods and ideas, claimed teritorries for empires
LaSalle claimed the Mississippi river valley for france
Cabot explored to northeast coast of Canada for england
Champlain established the french settlement of quebec
Coronado claimed the southwest united states for spain
french established trading posts, spread the christian religion to the indians
spanish conquered and enslaved indians, brought christianity and european diseases,
english established settlements and claimed ownership of land, learned farming techniques from the indians, traded with the indians
conflict between indians and europeans arguments over land, competition for trade, differences in culture, diseases, language differences
cooperation between indians and europeans trade, crops, europeans brought weapons and metal farm tools
ghana, mali, and songhai located in the western region of africa, dominated west africa one after another from 300-1600 AD, powerful trading empires in west africa
portugal carried goods from europe to west africa empires, traded metal cloth and other manufactured goods for gold
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