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Chapter 5 Voc

what is the significance Hispaniola? It is the site of the first Spanish colony the Americans
queen Isabella and King Ferdinand were the rulers of ? Spain
Christopher Columbus believed that ? A The earth was round B he could reach Asia by sailing west from Europe C he had landed in the indies D all of the above
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 perment colony in the Americans it was the first place claimed for and controlled by a distant goverent
Narvaez granted the land to Florida by the King of Spain drowned at 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 Spanish explorer who searched for wealth and land in the Americans
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 his search for Cibola
Friar person belonging to one of the religious brotherhoods of the roman Catholic Church
Missionary one who is sent to do religious or charitable work in the territory or foreign country
commission to grant the power or authority
Cabeza de Vaca one of the four survivors of the Narvez expedition returned to Mexico then to Spain and spoke about the seven cities of gold
De Soto explored parts of the southeast in his search for Cibola and rearched the Mississippi river
mission a settlement founded to spread Christinaity to the people of the area
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