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movement of people, animals, plants, diseases, and ways of life between the Eastern and Western Hemispheres.
happened after Columbus' voyages
Spanish conquistador, or conqueror of the Aztec empire of Mexico.
wanted to gain Mexico's wealth.
Spanish soldier who had allies or friends who helped him defeat the Aztecs
built Mexico city on the ruins of Tenochtitlan
Spanish conqueror who came to the Americas in the 1500s
group of Spanish soldiers who were later called conquistadors
change from one belief to another
to change native peoples from their own religion to Christianity
grant given by the king of Spain to wealthy settlers in New Spain
gave settlers control of all the Native Americans iving on an area of land
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