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Ch.5 Vocabulary

What is the significance of Hispaniola? It ia the site of the first Spanish colony in the Americas.
Queen Isabella and King Fredinand were rulers of? Spain.
Christopher Columbus believed that? The world was round,he could reach Asia by sailing west,and he landed in the Indies.
What best decribes an expedition? A journey undertaken by a group of people with a definite purpose.
Why is Santo Domingo considered thr firdt permanent colony in the Americas? It was the first place claimed and controlled by a distant government.
Granted the land of Flordia by the king of Spain; drowned at sea while attempting to reach Mexico Narvaez
Founded the city of Veracruz; seized the city of tenochtitlan and renamed it the city of Mexico Cortes
Greneral term for a Spanish explorer who searched for wealth and land in the Americas Conquistador
Governor of a colony who rules in the name of the king Viceroy
Native American village built out of adobe Pueblo
Explored areas of preaent day New Mexico, Texas, and Kansas in his search for Cibola Coronado
Person belonging to one of the religious brother hooda of the Roman Cathlolic Church Friar
One who is ent to do religious or charitable work in a treeitory or foregin country Missonary
To grant the power or athuority to carry out a spacific task Commission
One of the survivors of the Naraez expodition; returned to Mexioc and then spain and spoke about the Seven Cities of Gold Cabeza de Vaca
Explored parts of the Southeast in hai search for Cibola and reached the Mississippi River De Soto
Asettelment founded to spread Christianity to the people of the area Mission