Textbook Reading Chapter

Textbook Reading Chapter 16: The Age of Reformation and Religious Wars, pages 460 to 492; Chapter 17: Development of Transatlantic Economy pp 496 to 525
after reading the book answer the question below:
1.What developments in society and technology during 15th and 16th centuries changed the way people viewed the world?
2.What effect did the rise of Humanism have on the Reformation? Why did the Reformation begin in Germany? What was the impact of Reformation in European society?
3.What was the mercantilism and why was the Transatlantic slave trade so economically important? What role did the Roman Catholic Church play in Spanish America?