There were many reasons that English settlers came to America. For some it was to escape political problems and poverty; for others, religious freedom. In short, this was the reason to leave for America
What was to start a new life – a better life than they had in England?
True/False The French were cruel to the Native Americans as they conquered them and forced them into slavery
What is false? The Spanish were the conquistadors who treated the Natives cruel and inhumane.
Give 2 differences between Spanish and French treatment of Native American
What are: A. The Spanish were cruel and betrayed their trust, conquered and enslaved those not killed. B. The French worked with Natives to improve their fur trade
The arrival of the Spanish improved the quality of life for Native Americans True/False
What is false? Native Americans died from hunger, the hardships of slavery and disease
When Cortes defeated the Aztecs, he did not have as many soldiers as the Aztecs had, but he did have other factors on his side
What were diseases, horses, superior weapons and other Native American tribes?
Of Aztec, Mayan and Incan, which civilization was not defeated by the Spanish
What was the Mayan Civilization? Their civilization had disbanded nearly 500 years before the Spanish arrived in the New World
Give 2 similarities between Spanish and French treatment of Native American
What are: A. They both needed Native Americans to survive. B. They both came to get land and resources (timber, furs gold and other minerals). C. They both came to convert natives to Christianity.
The Western Hemisphere sent chocolate, potatoes and maize to Europe. In return, the Spanish brought this animal to the Western Hemisphere
What are horses? Along with other livestock like cattle, sheep and pigs.
A. Harrisburg is located between these two lines of longitude Double it by doing the same for its lines of latitude. B. Double it by doing the same for its lines of latitude.