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s.s. quiz 3

7th grade vocab quiz 3

Terms

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mission
religious communities built by the Spanish which contained a small own, surrounding farmland, and a church
Line of Demarcation
an imaginary line running down the middle of the Atlantic Ocean
conquistador
Spanish explorers who received a grant to explore and start colonies
Economedia
Spanish explorers who were given the right to demand taxes or labor from the Native Americans
Mercantilism
An economic theory that started a nation's power was based on it's wealth
astrolabe
a navigation instrument used by sailors to observe the position of the stars
Columbian Exchange
the exchange of plants, animals, and diseases
classical
relating to Ancient Greece and Rome
circumnavigate
to sail around the world
caravel
a new type of sailing ship used during the 1500's and 1600's
Martin Luther
a German priest who started the Protestant Reformation in 1517
colony
a territory settled and controlled by a more powerful country

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