Warm Up Activity (Anticipatory Set): Identifying Explorers
Using Chapter 4, Section 1 of Why we Remember
Complete these questions in your notebooks:
1) Define the term Conquistador.
2) List the three goals of the Spanish Empire in North America. (pg 94)
3) Use the entire chapter or the index to complete the chart below:
|Explorer||Country Represented||Area or People Conquered|
|Cortez (pg 94)
|Spain||Incas of Peru (pg 96)|
|Mississippi Region (pg 99)|
|England||California Coast (pg 104)|
|Marquette and Joliet
Answers are available here.