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the branch of Islam that regards Ali as the legitimate successor to Mohammed and rejects the first three caliphsShia
63.6%
The monarch most associated with Versailles and absolute monarchy:Louis XIV of France
36.4%
Who was the captain of the first Portuguese ship to reach India?Vasco de Gama
27.3%
person of mixed American Indian and European ancestrymestizo
27.3%
Where was the most important Dutch colony in Africa located?the cape of good hope
27.3%
An imperial eunuch and Muslim, entrusted by the Ming emperor Yongle with a series of state voyages that took his gigantic ships through the Indian Ocean, from Southeast Asia to AfrZheng He
18.2%
an economic policy under which nations sought to increase their wealth and power by obtaining large amounts of gold and silver and by selling more goods than they boughtmercantilism
18.2%
a 16th century movement for religious reform, leading to the founding of Christian churches that rejected the Pope's authority.Protestant Reformation
18.2%
A grant of authority over a population of Amerindians in the Spanish colonies. It provided the grant holder with a supply of cheap labor and periodic payments of goods by the Ameriencomienda
9.1%
Slender, long-hulled vessels utilized by Portuguese; highly maneuverable and able to sail against the wind; key to development of Portuguese trade empire in Asia.caravels
0%

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