Place where the Spanish first brought enslaved Africans.
Crossed the Isthmus of Panama and reached the Pacific Ocean.
Location where historians believe Christopher Columbus landed.
The ruler of the Aztec Empire.
Spanish explorer who conquered the Inca Indians.
An Italian who wanted to find a better way to the Indies by sailing west across the Atlantic Ocean.
An African American sailor who told tales of the rich kingdom of Cibola.
Explorer who came to conquer the Aztec Indians for Spain.
Capital of the Incan Empire.
Name of the Spanish capital city in Peru.
Ruler of the Inca Empire.
The capital city of the Aztec Empire.
Led the first expedition around the world.
The first European to reach the Mississippi River.
King and Queen of Spain who financed Christopher Columbus's trips.
Capital of the new Spanish colony.
Explored what is now Texas.
Aztec who spoke many Indian languages and served as an interpreter for Cortes.
Explored the American Southwest.
Name of the new Spanish colony established after defeating the Aztecs.
Landed in Florida in 1513.
Name given to the group of islands considered the new world.
Sailed to the eastern coast of South America. Was the first to call the Americas a new world.
A priest who spoke out against the mistreatment of native peoples under the care of the church.