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chapter 5 vocabulary

TermDefinition
What is the significanca of hispaniola? It s the site of the first Spanish colony the Americas.
Queen Isabella and King Ferdinandwere the rulers of? Spain.
Christopher Colombus believed that? The earth was round, he could reach Asia by sailimg West from Europe, and he had laned 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 Santao Domingo considered the first permanent colony in the Americas? It was the first place claimed for and controlled bya distant government.
Who was granted the land of Florida by the king of Spain; drowned at sea while attempting to reach Mexico? Narvaez.
Who was found from the city of Vercacruz; seized the city of Technochtilan and renamed it the city of Mexico? Cortez
What is a general term for a Spanish explorer who searched for wealth and land in the Americas? Conquistador.
Who was a governor 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.
What person belonged to one of the religous brotherhoods of the Roman Catholic Church? Friar.
Who was the one who is sent to do religous or charitable work in territory or foreign country? Missionary.