Chinese R&D invented guns and magnetic compass that enabled global navigation, so why didn't Chinese people?
conquer Africa? http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6F5c-TK_Po0 Chinese discovered Africa in 1421 AD http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zheng_He http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Treasure_ship
Asked By: Phillip Sun the rich fat Chinese boy - 10/4/2011
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They were interested in trade, not caste (chattel) & eunuch slaves, & sub sahara wasn't worth it... More
Answered By: Blanco y egro - 10/6/2011
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Because Europe conquered and divided China in the late 19th century.
Answered By: Yves Asterverens - 10/4/2011
GPS and compass don't work on the same principles at all. A compass uses magnetism, GPS uses triangulation.
Answered By: fodaddy19 - 10/5/2011
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