Field: History – World history
Short Answers only
1. Describe the benefits brought by the Swahili culture to the peop-le of East Africa, especially to those in the coastal cities.
2. Explain why historians compare the early Mesomerican civilizations with the early civilizations of the Middle East and Europe
3. Why were roads as important to the Incas as they were to the Romans and the Persians?
4. Explain the influence of the Megul EMpire on India was greater in 1707 than in 1526.
5. List the nations that built empires during the age of exploration and discovery and state two ways these nations were changed by the growth of empires..
6. Describe the origins of the Renaissance and the role of humanism.