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chapter 5 vocabulary
|What is the significance of Hispaniola?
|It is the site of the first colony in the Americas.
|Queen Isabella and King Ferdinand were the rulers of
|Christopher Columbus believed that
|a the earth was round,b he could reach Asia by sailing west from Europe,c 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 Santo Domingo consitdered the first permanent colony in the Americas?
|It was the first place claimed for and controlled by a distance government.
|who is was granted yhe land of florida by the king of spain; drowned at sea while attempting to reach mexico?
|who is founded the city of veracruz; seized the city of tenochtitlan
|who is general term for a spanish explorer who searched for wealth and land in the americas
|who is governor of a colony who rules in the name of the king
|native American village of house built of adobe
|explored areas of presant-day new mexico ,Texas,and Kanasas 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 in a terrory or foregn courtry