The Portuguese were trying to find spice islands in the late 1520s the Portuguese were buying spices from spice islands about 80 years took controlled over the prices. 1497 Vasco de Gama found a new route to India he went all around Africa his route to Africa and India allowed Portuguese to create a colonial empire in Asia.1489 Portuguese begin exploring west coast of Africa.
Portugese discovered new lands, new sea routs they made a better maps of the world. They were able to trade spices and jewels, they got richer because of the Indian trade portugese were able to discover and conquer new worlds. They also enslaved many African's and did not respect the natives they only cared about gold and spices
Printing Press Invented
The Printing press was invented by Johannes Gutenberg in 1464 during the Renaissance Johannes Gutenberg was from Europe
The printing press allowed manuscripts to be massed produce scientist shared information like diagrams were hand drawn and,detailed diagrams and sketches would be time consuming now having the printing press it was easy to use it and it would not take a lot of time. the printing press was invented during the Renaissance it one o the most productive inventions like the creation of a bible project.
The printing press was important because it made mass production not only Europe was it used in different country's like china it spread around the world Germany, France England and Spain in the late 15 and 16 centuries. More than two hundred copies were printed off the impression it made was that the papers were beautiful