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The Medieval version of the plantation
manor
This was an elected legislative body in colonial Virginia...
House of Burgesses
This was the term for French fur trappers and traders....
coureurs de bois
This was the Spanish term
for "conqueror"...
Conquistador
He started the Portuguese school to train sailors....
Prince Henry
Be able to explain how some of the more famous explorers helped influence the way Europeans viewed the world...
....wow, sounds like an essay-type question.
Can you compare the difficulties faced by early settlers in 2 of the most famous settlements?
Hope so....
Muslims from this country controlled the Holy Land which led to the Crusades.....
Turkey
These 2 religious groups fought during the Crusades...
Muslim and Christian
He was the long-time leader of the Plymouth colony...
William Bradford
It is fair to say that nothing good came out of the Crusades....
.....well, no.
Be able to explain what Fuedalism is...
well, thanks for the advance warning.
This was used to measure the position of the stars...
astrolabe
These 2 sailors helped Portugal figure out how to sail around the second largest continent....
Da Gama and Dias
Name the largest and second largest continents...
Asia and Africa
Leader of the Aztecs...
Montezuma
This was the most powerful social class in New Spain...
Peninsulares
These are the mountains in Peru....
Andes Mountains
This was the location of the very first English colony in North America.....
Roanoke
Which of these was not a ship led by Columbus: Nina, Pinta, Mayflower, Santa Maria
Mayflower
The Middle Ages were between these years.....
500 and 1350
This was the Christian religion in Europe during the MIddle Ages....
Roman Catholic
This group ended up controlling the Holy Land....
Muslims
This European nation established the first trade route with Asia...
Italy
This man traveled from Italy to Asia for 25 years with his father and uncle...
Polo
This man invented the device that helped spread the spirit and knowledge of the Renaissance.....
Gutenberg
To sail from Portugal to India (the short way), which 2 oceans did the Portuguese sail on.....
Atlantic, Indian
What was a caravel....
...a faster sailing ship (Portuguese)
This explorer found the South Sea...
Balboa
Where did Magellan die?
Philippine Islands
The Incas lived in this modern day country...
Peru
He explored Florida while looking for the Fountain of Youth....
Ponce de Leon
Discovered the Mississippi River for Spain...
De Soto
Found the Grand Canyon for Spain....
Coronado
Two main crops grown on the Spanish plantations...
sugar cane and tobacco
John Cabot was Italian, but worked as an explorer for this country...
England
The St. Lawrence River ends at this large body of water...
Gulf of St. Lawrence and the Atlantic Ocean
This French explorer found the St. Lawrence River...
Cartier
Hudson worked for these 2 countries....
Holland and England
This Protestant Queen ruled England in the late 1500's...
Queen Elizabeth