52 slide LARGE PPT full of pictures, charts, graphs, and info! Content covers the state of the world at the turn of the 15th century, a time of great change in world history. . Explore the factors that led to exploration, and the major players on the global stage: Renaissance Europe, Ming Dynasty China, the Ottoman Empire. Great for lectures, and taking into account big picture questions that provide food for discussion. A part of a set on World History but also great as a stand-alone!