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What is the Significance of Hisponola? is is the site of the first Spanish Colony in the Americas.
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 selling west from Europe C)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 Americas? it was the first place claimed for and controlled by a distant
granted the land pf Florida by the king of Spain; drowned at sea while attempting to reach Mexico Narvaez
founded the city of Veracruz; seized the city of Tenochitlan and renamed it in the city of Mexico Cortes
general term for a spanish explorer who searched for wealth and land in the americas conquistador
governer of a colony who rules in the name of the king viceroy
Native American village of houses built of adobe pueblo
explored areas present-day New Mexico, Texas, and Kansas in his search for Cibola Coronado
person belonging to one of the religious brotherhoodsof the Roman Catholic Church friar
one who is sent to do religious or chartiable work in a territory or foreign country missionary
to grant the power or authority to carry out a specific task commission
one of four survivors of the narvaez expedition;returned to mexico and then to spain and spoke about the seven cities of gold Cabeza de Vaca
explored parts of the southeast in his search for Cibola and reached the Mississippi River Narvaez
a settlement founded to spread Christianity to the people of the area mission
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