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14 Cards in this Set

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Indian who taught the Pilgrams how to fish and plant crops that would do well
explorer who claimed for Spain all of what is today the southeastern United States
Hernando de Soto
peoples who died from hunger, overwork, and diseases after being enslaved by the Spanish
Indian peoples
Spanish conquistador who ordered his soldiers to kill the Inca emperor
Francisco Pizarro
leader of Incas killed by the Spanish
people who came to the Americas to convert native peoples to Christianity
European who founded a colony at Roanoke Island that soon disappeared
Sir Walter Raleigh
Aztec leader when Europeans came to Mexico
explorer who founded Quebec and Montreal
Samuel de Champlain
explorer who looked for the Northwest Passage
Jacques Cartier
peoples brought to the Americas against their will and forced to work for the colonists.
leader of the Spanish conquistador who conquered the Aztecs
Hernando Cortes
Spanish explorer who heard stories about the Seven Cities of Gold and set out to find them
Francisco Vasquez de Coronado
Spanish explorer who looked for the Fountain of Youth and named present-day Florida
Juan Ponce de Leon