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chapter 5 vocab
|What is the significance of Hispaniola?
|It is the sight of the first Spanish colony.
|Queen Isabella and King Ferdinand were the rulers of?
|Christopher Columbus believed that?
|The earth was round,he could reach Asia by sailing west from Europe, and he had landed in the Indies.
|Which of the following best describes an expedition?
|A journey undertaken by a group of people with a definite purpose.
|Why is San Domingo considered the first permanent colony in the Americas?
|It was the first place claimed for and controlled by a distant government.
|Granted the land of Florida by the king of Spain;drowned at sea while attempting to reach Mexico.
|founded the city of Veracruz; seized the city of Tenochotitlan and land in the Americas.
|general term for a