Why Did Zheng He Discover The New World

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During the time of the 15th-century early Ming Dynasty, the Chinese went exploring. A Muslim eunuch from the Yunnan Province called Zheng He assembled a great exploratory navy. The first westward expedition, seeking new trading relationships, set off in 1405, and discovered many new things; however, he went short of the New World. Had Zheng He found the New World, everything would have been different. China would have conquered most of the world, and Europe would cease to exist. If Zheng He had discovered the New World, China would have expanded towards the Americas. As Zheng He would have told the current leader about his discovery, thus resulting in the leader funding a crusade to the New World. China would then conquer the Western area
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