Why did the mongols move west and south across the steppes? a. waterways were available in that direction, but not in other directions. b. they wanted to avoid the rugged terrain to the north. c. they sought better land and a more livable climate. d. they wanted to avoid other people who were moving into mongolia.
the gadsden purchase, or treaty, was an agreement between the united states and mexico, finalized in 1854, in which the united states agreed to pay mexico $10 million for a 29,670 square mile portion of mexico that later became part of arizona and new mexico.
in 476 c.e. romulus, the last of the roman emperors in the west, was overthrown by the germanic leader odoacer, who became the first barbarian to rule in rome. the order that the roman empire had brought to western europe for 1000 years was no more.