circumnaviage

Answer:

sail completely around the world

Mombasa

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an important Swahili city-state and trading center between 1100 and 1500; the main part of Kenya on the Indian Ocean.

Malindi

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an east African town in SE Kenya (was attacked by the Portuguese in the 1400s)

Affonso I

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Ruler of the Kongo in west-central Africa who wanted to create a modern Christian state by converting Africans to Christians. He also wanted to stop the slave trade, but was unsuccessful

Oyo empire

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arose from successive waves of settlement be the Yoruba people of present day nigeria grew because of slave trade profits

sovereign

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a nation's ruler or head of state usually by hereditary right

Quianlong

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1736-1796, stopped Mongol invasions and had dual government positions for Chinese and Manchu's

Lord Macartney

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Ambassador to China who insulted the Chinese with his goods and refused to honor their emperor.

In the beginning of the modern times what did the city offer people

Answer:

new ways to get rich: trade, new ideas

most people lived here still

Answer:

on manors