Questions (place in notes for note check):
- What religion did Zheng He practice?
- To whom did the young Zheng He work for as a servant?
- List 3 reasons the emperor began the Ming sea voyages.
- How big were the largest ships in the treasure fleet?
- How far away did Zheng He travel from China on the seven sea voyages?
- List several reasons why the sea voyages ended by Imperial decree.
- Explain why Zheng He’s sea travels were nearly lost to history?
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