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I conquered the Aztecs of Mexico with the help of horses, better weapons and diseases that yes and no in immunity for. Cortes
In 1682, I sailed for the French and took a canoe all the way down the Mississippi River to the Gulf Of Mexico claiming the land along it, which I called Louisiana, for France. de Salle
I am the country that claimed Canada and the land on both sides of the Mississippi River France
I was the one explorer who knew all this new land across the Atlantic Ocean was a new continent and not India, unlike the other foolish man, Christopher Columbus! Vespucci
I sailed for England and claimed the lands of the north american coastline for England in 1947. This territory later became the 13 original Colonies. Italian sailor known by an English name too. Cabot
What did North America have that would attract settlers? Land, animals section
What was the population of Native Americans living in North America before 1492? 15,000,000 - 20,000,000
What role did Africans have in the slave trade? They sold to Europeans
The 4G's? Grades, gold, God, glory
What is a conquistador? Spanish conqueror
What is the northwest passage? The Northwest Passage is a sea route through the Arctic Ocean, along the northern coast of North America
What are the 2 major inventions for sea exploration? The Caravel and The Astrolobe
The fab five countries Spain, Netherlands, France, Portugal, England
What is migration? The movement of persons from one country or locality to another.
What is the Iroquois league? a league of Iroquois tribes including originally the Mohawk, Oneida, Onondaga, Cayuga and Seneca
What is the Encomienda system? The encomienda was a legal system that was employed mainly by the Spanish crown during the colonization of the Americas to regulate Native American labor.
What does matrilineal mean? Of or based on kinship with the mother or the female line.
What is a paleo-indian? Paleo-American: a member of the Paleo-American peoples who were the earliest human inhabitants of North America and South America
My tribe lived in the southwest and built pueblo villages made out of adobe clay. Hopi
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