Presentation on theme: "Lesson 3: The Conquest of the New World Lesson Question: How and why did the Europeans conquer the New World? Lesson Objectives: The students will understand."— Presentation transcript:
1 Lesson 3: The Conquest of the New World Lesson Question: How and why did the Europeans conquer the New World? Lesson Objectives: The students will understand the nature of the Spanish conquest of the New World and the European reaction to the slaughter of Amerindian peoples. Key Terms: Amerindian Isolation, Treaty of Tordesillas, Mappa Mundi, Conquistadors, Requerimiento, Bartolome de Las Casas, Juan de Gines Sepulveda, The Black Legend & The Noble Savage
2 The Spanish Discovery & Conquest of the New World Period of DiscoveryBalboa (1513), De Leon (1513), Cordoba (1517),Vespucci ( )Amerindian IsolationTyphus, Measles, Influenza, Small PoxTreaty of Tordesillas 1494Pedro Alvares CabralBrazil 1500Ferdinand MagellanSpice IslandsPeriod of Conquest 1519 – 1540sSpanish Reconquista & ConquistadorsAztec EmpireHernan CortezInca EmpireFrancisco PizarroRequerimientoBartolome de Las CasasJuan Gines de SepulvedaBlack Legend & The Noble Savage
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