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Chapter 4, People and Places, 5th Grade
Speed Match Review Game

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How To Play:
Drag the squares in the gray area and drop them in the matching squares in the blue area below.
If you drop a square in the correct spot, it will disappear.
If you make a mistake, the square will return to its original spot.
Good luck!

Let's Play Speed Match!

Vasco Nunez de Balboa
Moctezuma
Ferdinand Magellan
Alvar Nunez Cabeza de Vaca
Hispaniola
Dona Marina
Amerigo Vespucci
Francisco Pizarro
Lima
Hernando de Soto
Francisco Vasquez de Coronado
West Indies
Bartolome de Las Casas
Christopher Columbus
Cuzco
Tenochtitlan
Juan Ponce de Leon
Mexico City
Hernando Cortes
Esteban
Atahualpa
New Spain
King Ferdinand and Queen Isabella
Bahama Islands
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.

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An Italian who wanted to find a better way to the Indies by sailing west across the Atlantic Ocean.Christopher Columbus
King and Queen of Spain who financed Christopher Columbus's trips.King Ferdinand and Queen Isabella
Sailed to the eastern coast of South America. Was the first to call the Americas a new world.Amerigo Vespucci
Crossed the Isthmus of Panama and reached the Pacific Ocean.Vasco Nunez de Balboa
Led the first expedition around the world.Ferdinand Magellan
Location where historians believe Christopher Columbus landed.Bahama Islands
Name given to the group of islands considered the new world.West Indies
The ruler of the Aztec Empire.Moctezuma
Explorer who came to conquer the Aztec Indians for Spain.Hernando Cortes
Aztec who spoke many Indian languages and served as an interpreter for Cortes.Dona Marina
Spanish explorer who conquered the Inca Indians.Francisco Pizarro
Ruler of the Inca Empire.Atahualpa
The capital city of the Aztec Empire.Tenochtitlan
Name of the new Spanish colony established after defeating the Aztecs.New Spain
Capital of the new Spanish colony.Mexico City
Capital of the Incan Empire.Cuzco
Name of the Spanish capital city in Peru.Lima
The first European to reach the Mississippi River.Hernando de Soto
An African American sailor who told tales of the rich kingdom of Cibola.Esteban
Explored what is now Texas.Alvar Nunez Cabeza de Vaca
Explored the American Southwest.Francisco Vasquez de Coronado
Landed in Florida in 1513.Juan Ponce de Leon
A priest who spoke out against the mistreatment of native peoples under the care of the church.Bartolome de Las Casas
Place where the Spanish first brought enslaved Africans.Hispaniola