name for the Spanish explorers who would claim lands in the Americas for Spain
formal agreement between two or more nations or powers to cooperate and come to one another's defense
war fought between two groups of people in the same nation
someone who is sent on a religious mission
money taken in through taxes
Samuel De Champlain
explorer, geographer and map maker
where the Engish built their first permanent colony
people who wereseeking religious freedom
guidelines for governing
French and Indian War
a war in North America between France and Britain
Treaty of Paris
This treaty ended the Seven Years War
The people Columbus came in contact with in the West Indies.
Spanish conquistador who defeated the Aztecs and conquered Mexico (1485-1547)
Aztec emperor defeated and killed by the Spanish conquistador Hernando Cortes.
Spanish explorer who conquered the Incas
Last ruling Inca emperor of Peru. He was executed by the Spanish.