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Lesson 1

caravans groups of travelers.
empire lands ruled by the nation that conquered.
navigation the skill of planning and controlling the course of a ship
sequence the order in which events happened
motivate provide a reason for
monarchs kings and queens
claim declare ownership
reforms change
missionaries religious teachers
obstacle something that stands in the way
technology the use of scientific knowledge or tools to make or do something
expedition a trip whose purpose is exploration
slavery the practice of holding people against their own will and making them work
grants a sum of money given for a specific reason
colony a land ruled by another country
alliance formal partnership
demand a need or a desire for a good or service by people willing to pay for it
supply the amount of a product that is offered for sale
primary resource a record with a direct link to the past
secondary resource a record made by someone who does not have a direct link to an event.
profit the money left after all cost have been paid
raw material any resource that can be used to make a product
economic interaction people share or exchange goods and resources to meet their needs
cultural interaction people share or exchange ideas and ways of living
mission small religious settlements
allies partners
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