How can we help?

You can also find more resources in our Help Center.

32 terms

Exploration/Colonization/Scientific Revolution

STUDY
PLAY
3 Spanish colonies that starts with the letter P
Puerto Rico, Philippines, and Peru
Grant giving to Spanish landowners that allow them to own the land and the Native Americans living on it in the colonies ............
Econmeindas
Type of colony associated with French colonies in North America
Trading post colonies
Exploration and colonization allow Spain to become the riches country in the world according to what economical system
mercantilism
Colonies of the East Coast of North America; believed in self-government; setup a representative government; created a charter and was the first colony to defeat their mother country
13 Colonies
Explorer that conquered the Aztecs for Spain and stole the empire's gold making Spain the riches country in the world
Cortez
Explorer that conquered the Inca Empire and stole the gold for Spain
Pizzaro
Key characteristics of which economical system: Gain more colonies, increase tariffs, export more than you import
Mercantilism
Country colonized only one country in North America because its military was trying to protect its colonies and economical interest in Asia (spice trade)....................
Portugal
Why did the world maps of the 1500's only contain Europe, Asia, and Northern Africa
Other places were not discovered yet
Inspired Exploration (SIM)
Scientific Revolution, Inventions, and Mercantilism
1st sailor to find the all-water route to Asia
Vasco da Gama
1st sailor to find the Southern tip of Africa which led others to round the tip of Africa to find a water route to Asia
Dias
School of Navigation (creator and country)
Prince Henry/Portugal
Explorer that laid claim for France in Canada
Robert Da La Salle
Explorer that laid claim for Spain in Florida
Ponce Leon
Colonized Brazil; cash crop was coffee
Portugal
1st to challenge the authority of the church about the universal theory this led others to question whether the church theories were true about everything else
Copernicus
Alchemy (2)
Superstition and magic
Earth is the center of the universe (author & theory name
Ptolemy and Geocentric
Speaking against the teaching of the church
Heresy
Sun centered universe (author & theory name)
Heliocentric and Copernicus
Improve the telescope and later found evidence to support Heliocentric
Galileo
Newton's contribution (2)
Discovered white light is made up of many colors; Laws of gravity; Laws of motion; or Calculus
Hooke's contribution
Discovered Cells
Ptolemy' s universal theory
Geocentric
Native American empire in Peru that lost their riches to a Spanish explorer due to the Spanish superior weapons
Inca Empire
A sudden change
Revolution
The authority of all knowledge during the 1500's
The Church
Contribution of Bacon
Scientific Method
Pope Alexander drew an imaginary line running down the middle of South America to divide the land between Spain and Portugal
Line of demarcation
Spanish explorer; Traveled around the globe; 1st to complete the mission
Conquistador;circumnavigate;Magellan