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chapter 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 werethe rules of Spain
Christopher Columbus believed that the earth was round. he could reach Asia by sailing west from Erope. he had landed in the Indies
Which of the following best describes an expedition? a journey undertaken by group of people with a definite purpose
Why is Santo Domingo considered the first permanent colony in the Americans It was the first place claimed for and controlled byy a distant government
granter the land of Florida by the king of Spain;downed at sea while attempting to reach mexico narvaez
founded the city of Veracruz; seized the of Tenochtitlan and renamed it the city of Mexico Cortes
general term for a Spanish explorer who searched for wealth and land in the Americas conquistador
governor of a colony who rules in the name of the king viceroy
Native Amercains village of house built of adobe pueblo
explored areas of present-day New mexico, texas, and Kansas in his search for Cibola Corondo
person belonging to one of the religious brotherhoods of the R%oman Catholic Church friar
one who is sent to do relious or charitable work in territory or foreign counrty missionary
to grant the power or authority to carry out a specific task commission
one of four survivors of the Narvaez expewdition; returne to Mexico and then to Spain and spoke about the seven citys of gold Cabeza de Vaca
explored parts of the Southeast in his search for Cibola and reached the Mississippi River De Soto
a settlement founded to spread Christianity to the people of the area mission