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ch 5 vocabulary
|What is the significance of Hispaniola?
|it is the site of the first Spanish colony in the Americas.
|Queen Isabella and King Ferdinand were the rulers of.
|Christopher Columbus believed that.
|the earth was round, he could Asia by sailing west from Europe, 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 Santo 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 tenochtitlan and renamed it the city of Mexico
|general term for a Spanish explorer who searched for wealth and land in the Americas.
|governor of a colony who rules in the name of the king.
|Native American village of houses built of adobe
|explored areas of present day New Mexico Texas and Kansas in his search for Cibola
|person belonging to one of the religious brotherhoods of the Roman Catholic Church
|one who is sent to do religious or charitable work work in territory or foreign country
|to grant power the power or authority to carry out a specific task
|one of four survivors of the Narvaez expedition ; returned to mexico and then to Spain and spoke about the seven city's of gold
|a settlement founded to spread Christianity to the people of the area