Scholz Social Studies Ch 5

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Ch. 5 Social Studies TEST practice and prep

Explorers hoped to find a Northwest Passage that would lead them

through North America to Asia

Why did the Spanish attack Fort Caroline?

They did not want the French to challenge their rule in America.

Why did many American Indians die from contagious diseases?

They were exposed for the first time to some kinds of sicknesses.

What was the first permanent European settlement in the U.S.?

St. Augustine

Why did the rulers of Spain want a shorter route to the East Indies?

to get silks and spices

Which river did La Salle explore?

Mississippi

How is a colony different from other places in which people settle?

It is ruled by another country.

Which man explored what is now the southwestern United States?

Coronado

Juan Ponce de Leon looked for what?

the fountain of youth

Most expeditions took place when?

from 1500 to 1600

Hernan Cortes fought against who?

the Aztecs in Mexico

Which men explored before 1500?

Christopher Columbus and John Cabot

Whose expedition took place soon after Jacques Cartier's voyage?

Francisco Vasquez de Coronado

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