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chapter 5 vocabulary

It is the site if the first Spanish colony in the Americas. What is the significance of Hispaniola?
Spain. Queen Isabella and King Ferdinand were the rulers of?
The earth is round,He could reach by sailing West from Europe,He had landed in the Indies. Christopher Columbus believed that?
A journey undertaken by a group with a definite purpose. Which of the following best describes an expedition?
It was the first place claimed for and controlled by a distant government. Why is Santa Domingo considered the first permanent colony in the Americas?
Narvaez. granted the land of Florida by the king of Spain:drowned at the sea while attempting to reach Mexico.
Cortes. founded the city of Veracruz:seized the city of Tenochtitlan and renamed it the city of Mexico.
conquistador. General term for a Spanish explorer who searched for wealth and land in the Americas.
viceroy. Governor of a colony who rules in the name of the king.
Pueblo Native Americans village of houses built of adobe.
Coronado explored areas of present day New Mexico,Texas,and Kansas in the search of cibola.
friar person belonging to one of the religious brotherhood of the roman catholic church.
missionary one who is sent to do religious or charitable work in a territory or foreign.
commission To grant the power or authority to carry out a specific task.
Cabeza De Vaca one of the four survivors of the Narvaez expedition: returned to Mexico and then to Spain and spoke about the seven cities of gold.
De soto explored parts of the southeast in his search for Cibola and reached the Mississippi River.
Mission a settlement founded to spread Christianity to the people of the area.
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