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conquistador a Spanish conqueror of the Americans.
colony a settlement of people living in a new territory, linked with the parent try trade and direct government control.
mercantilism a set of principles that dominated economic thought in the seventeenth century; it held that the prosperity of a nation depended on a large supply of gold and silver.
balance of trade the difference in value between what a nation imports and what it exports over time.
Portugal
Africa
Melaka
Cuba
Vasco da Gama went around the cape and cut across the Indian Ocean to the cost of India.
Christopher Columbus
John Cabot
Amerigo Vespucci
Francisco Pizarro
Ferdinand Magellan
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