established the following boundaries of empire:
1. Spain controlled all of mainland South America except Brazil and Dutch Guina
2. Britain contolled colonie on the North Atlantic Seaboard, Nova Scotia, Newfoundland, Bermuda, Jamaica, Barbados; plus trading stations in India.
3. France controlled the Saint Lawrence, Ohio, and Mississippi River Valleys In North America-- some islands in the West Indies, also trading stations in India.
4. The dutch controlled the Cape Colony (South Africa)-- trading stations in India, Sri Lanka, and West Africa-- they also controlled trade with Java (Indonesia)