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Who set out to investigate rumors of a land north of puerto rico?
A soldier-explorer Juan Ponce De Leon
Expeditiions into the america's ended in failure? True or False.
What country dared to trespass on spanish territory?
The French
Spain needed to destroy _______ and build a colonyof it's own.
Fort Caroline
Why were there stronger defenses built at san juan?
Due to the increase attacks from other countries on spanish ships.
What did they cosidered more important than?
Gold and Silver.
what is coquina?
a rock made od seashells, to build the forts walls
who did king felipe made governor of cuba and la florida?
pedro memendez of aviles