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chapter 5 vocab

What is the signifigance of Hispaniola? It is the site of the first Spanish colony in the Americas.
Queen Isabella and King Ferdinand were the rulers of... Spain.
Christopher Colombus belived that... A.The earth was round. B.He could reach Asia by saling west from Europe. C.He could land 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 Sante Domingo considerd the first permanent colony in the Americas? IT was the first place claimed for and controlled by distant government.
granted the land of floridia by the king of Spain; Drowned at sea trying to reach Mexico. Narvaez
Founded the city of Veracruz;seized the cty of Tenochtitlan and renamed it the city of Mexico. Cortes
A general term for aa spanish explorer who searched for land and wealth in the Americas. Conquistador
The governer of a colony who rules in the name of the king Viceroy
Native american village of houses built of adobe Pueblo
Who explored areas of present day New Mexico, Texas, and Kansas in his search for cibola . Coronado
A person belonging to one of the religous brotherhood of the roman cathloic church Friar
One who is sent to do religous or charitable work Missionary
To grant the power or authority to carry out a specific task. commision
One of four explorers of the narveaz expedition; returnedto Spain and then to Mexico and spoke about the 7 cities of gold Cabeza De Vaca
Who explored parts of the southeast in his search for Cibola? De Soto
A settlement founded to spread Christianity to the people of the area mission
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