- 13.1: Why did Europeans travel to Asia?
- 13.2: What impact did European expansionhave on the conquerors and thecon...
- 13.3: Locate Portugal, Africa, Melaka, Cuba.
- 13.4: Explain why the Spanish were so hungryfor gold.
- 13.5: List the institutions of European societythat were brought to the A...
- 13.6: Describe Identify and briefly describethe negative consequences of ...
- 13.7: Identifying Information Use a webdiagram like the one below to list...
- 13.8: Examine the photograph of the Incanmask shown on page 412 of your t...
- 13.9: Descriptive Writing Research oneof the expeditions discussed in thi...
- 13.10: History What did the Europeans want from the East?
- 13.11: History Who was the conquistador who overthrew theAztec Empire? Who...
- 13.12: Economics What did Europeans want from the Americas?
- 13.13: Geography What was the name of the city located on theMalay Peninsu...
- 13.14: Economics When Vasco da Gama reached India, whatcargo did he bring ...
- 13.15: History How did most Africans become slaves?
- 13.16: History What European country conquered Brazil?
- 13.17: Science and Technology How did the Portuguese makeeffective use of ...
- 13.18: Geography What did Christopher Columbus believe aboutthe size and s...
- 13.19: History Why were European diseases devastating to thepeoples of Ame...
- 13.20: Drawing Conclusions What might have resulted from thefact that many...
- 13.21: Making Generalizations Describe the impact on history ofthe voyages...
- 13.22: Informative Writing Write an essay in which you analyzethe reasons ...
- 13.23: Read the following comment by an Aztec describing the Spanishconque...
- 13.24: What do you think is meant by they hungered like pigs forthat gold?
- 13.25: Using the Internet Search the Internet for additional informationab...
- 13.26: Pretend that you are the leader of a country and mustdecide whether...
- 13.27: Approximately how many years separated the explorationsof Marco Pol...
- 13.28: Which countries sponsored the most explorations?
- 13.29: The voyages of discovery began in Europe. What continentsdid the ex...
Solutions for Chapter 13: Exploration and Expansion
Full solutions for World History | 2nd Edition
changes in fiscal policy that stimulate aggregate demand when the economy goes into a recession without policymakers having to take any deliberate action
the fall in total surplus that results from a market distortion, such as a tax
the offering of different opportunities to similar individuals who differ only by race, ethnic group, sex, age, or other personal characteristics
the reduction of risk achieved by replacing a single risk with a large number of smaller, unrelated risks
the property of society getting the most it can from its scarce resources
a measure of the responsiveness of quantity demanded or quantity supplied to a change in one of its determinants
a person who receives the benefit of a good but avoids paying for it
a good for which an increase in the price raises the quantity demanded
the knowledge and skills that workers acquire through education, training, and experience
marginal rate of substitution
the rate at which a consumer is willing to trade one good for another
variables measured in monetary units
a person’s normal income
a legal minimum on the price at which a good can be sold
a person for whom another person, called the agent, is performing some act
goods that are both excludable and rival in consumption
the quantity of goods and services produced from each unit of labor input
a tax for which highincome taxpayers pay a larger fraction of their income than do low-income taxpayers
a graph of the relationship between the price of a good and the quantity supplied
a table that shows the relationship between the price of a good and the quantity supplied
total revenue (in a market)
the amount paid by buyers and received by sellers of a good, computed as the price of the good times the quantity sold