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The Conquistadors

This lesson, we will learn more about the Conquistadors - the Spanish knights and soldiers who conquered much of the 'New World' in the 16th century.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.What name was given to the system of trade routes that spread across Asia, from China to Constantinople?

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Q2.Columbus' trip was funded by Ferdinand and Isabella of Castille, which is where?

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Q3.People thought Columbus' voyage was foolish because they thought that the world was flat.

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Q4.What name did Columbus give to the most important island that he arrived at?

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Q5.Which of the following was NOT one of the items brought back by Columbus to Spain?

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Q6.What did Columbus order should happen to Taíno who did not supply him with enough gold?

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.What name was given to the system of trade routes that spread across Asia, from China to Constantinople?

1/6

Q2.Columbus' trip was funded by Ferdinand and Isabella of Castille, which is where?

2/6

Q3.People thought Columbus' voyage was foolish because they thought that the world was flat.

3/6

Q4.What name did Columbus give to the most important island that he arrived at?

4/6

Q5.Which of the following was NOT one of the items brought back by Columbus to Spain?

5/6

Q6.What did Columbus order should happen to Taíno who did not supply him with enough gold?

6/6

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The Conquistadors

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Q1.Tenochtitlán was the most powerful city of which empire?

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Q2.The Discovery Doctrine said it was acceptable to claim land in what case?

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Q3.What disease weakened the city of Tenochtitlán before the Spanish attacked?

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Q4.What city was built on the site of Tenochtitlán once it was destroyed?

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Q5.Which of the following were consequences of the Conquistadors? (two answers)

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Unit quizzes are being retired in August 2023

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Quiz:

The Conquistadors

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Q1.Tenochtitlán was the most powerful city of which empire?

1/5

Q2.The Discovery Doctrine said it was acceptable to claim land in what case?

2/5

Q3.What disease weakened the city of Tenochtitlán before the Spanish attacked?

3/5

Q4.What city was built on the site of Tenochtitlán once it was destroyed?

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Q5.Which of the following were consequences of the Conquistadors? (two answers)

Select two (2) boxes

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Lesson summary: The Conquistadors

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