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Ch 16 Vocab

Conquistador Conqueror
Immunity Resistance
Alliance Association
Civil War War within same nation
Viceroy Royal Representative
Plantation Large estate for workers
Encomienda Right to demand labor or taxes
Peon forced laborer
Peninsular Colonist Born in Spain
Creole American born descendant of Spanish settler
Mestizo Native American and Spanish descendant
Mulatto African and Spanish descendant
Privateer Pirate
Missionary Someone sent on a religious mission
Revenue Income from taxes from his overpass empire
Compact Is a agreement among people
Triangular trade slave trade formed one part of a three legged trade network
Repeal To cancel
Monopoly Complete control of a product or business by one person or group.
Inflation Economic cycle that involves a rapid rise prices linked to to a sharp increase in the amount of money available
Capitalsm Economic system in which the means of production are privately owned and operated for profit
Entrepreneur person who assumes financial risks in the hope of making profit
joint stock company Privet trading company in which shares are sold to investors to fiance business ventures
mercantilism Policy by which a nation sought to export more than it imported in order to build its supply of gold and silver
tariff Tax on imported goods
Samuel de Champlain Explorer geographer and mapmaker
Louis XLV Set out to strengthen royal power and boost revenues
Jamestown the first permanent colony
Pilgrims English Settlers
Mayflower Compact
French And Indian War
Treaty of Paris
Middle Passage
Usman dan Fodia
Great Trek
Putting out system
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