Dbq #2 7/8 pre-ap world history prompt: describe the economic and social effects of the spanish conquest of the americas historical background: following christopher. Spanish explorers columbus's return from the new world created an abundance of activity throughout europe old world monarchs dispatched explorers and small armies to the newly discovered continent to establish outposts, spread religious beliefs, and seek treasure. The collection below gives you practice on writing the dbq as well reinforcing content you wiull need to know for the exam highly recommend.
Compare the native american culture the spanish encountered in mexico, as described in cortés's letter and the indian accounts, with the cultures encountered by the english, the french, and the russians in their explorations. The spanish conquistadors, english, dutch and french all had colonies and were often at war with each other eventually great britain would gain an advantage with the defeat of the spanish armada and begin to slowly take control of the new world. Conquistadors (from the spanish word meaning conquerors) in 1519 the spanish governor of jamaica sent a fleet of ships under the leadership of alonzo álvarez de piñeda.
Along with many other spanish conquistadors and european explorers during this period, columbus viewed religion as one of the driving factors behind overseas exploration. A spanish conquistador who overthrew the aztec civilization in 1521 ruled by moctezuma fransisco coronado a spanish conquistador who traveled throughout new mexico, arizona, and the like in order to increase profits of the spanish government. Document 1 source: ernal diaz the true history of the conquest of new spain let us state how most of the indian natives have successfully learned all the spanish tradesthere are.
Spanish conquistadors who conquered empires and explored north america, mexico, central america, south america, and the pacific ocean spanish conquistadors by phillip buchyn on prezi create explore learn & support. How to tackle the spanish conquistador dbq: task question: use the following documents to analyze the spanish motives for conquest during the age of expansion/exploration. The goal for the spanish in the new world is to dominate and control all of the wealth spanish explorers were known as conquistadors or conquerors there are many new adventures for the conquistadors to experience and treasures to be found.
Spanish go after deathó the monk replied, òif they are baptized, they will also go to heaven like all christiansó then the chief bravely responded, òif the spaniards go to heaven, then i certainly do not want to go there. Encomienda system -the encomienda system was a trustee system used by the spanish conquistadors during their colonization of the americas these conquistadors were granted power of the indigenous people that they conquered. Which wa s more important in helping the spanish conquistadors defeat the incas: spanish weapons, the inca civil war, or the smallpox epidemic defend your position - defend your position - 7. What was the goal of the spanish conquistadors who came to the americas chapter 2, lesson 2 european explorers and conquerors pg 47 what factors allowed cortes to conquer the aztec and pizarro to conquer the inca.
The conquistadors collected, recorded, and published a wealth of knowledge about the land we call texas, but knowledge was not the primary goal of the spanish crown spain wanted riches to fund their political goals in europe, and the conquistadors found none in texas. Spanish conquistadors played a large role in the development of the new world and not always for the better learn about these conquerors. Conquistadors: why were the spanish able to easily defeat the natives a dbq 1:1 google compatible this conquistador, exploration, and 13 colonies lesson is included in the two larger bundles to save you big.