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. Europeans did not want to find new sea routes to Asia and Africa to increase trade. TRUE FALSE. Johann Gutenberg invented the printing press. TRUE FALSE. Renaissance means "relive." TRUE FALSE. China built a huge fleet of ships in 1400 to increase trade and show their power. TRUE FALSE. Portugal was interested in finding new sea routes to Asia and Africa. TRUE FALSE. Three powerful African kingdoms between 1100-1600 were Songhai, Mali, and Ghana. TRUE FALSE. The Silk Road was located in Europe. TRUE FALSE. What mineral contributed to the wealth of West Africa between 1100-1600? silver copper iron gold. What was the religion of Arab traders? Catholic Islam Judaism Hinduism. Where did the Renaissance begin? England China Italy Songhai. Traders traveled across the Sahara Desert in sagas caravans astrolabes navigation.