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1

What was the increase of the Santa Hermandad?

3,000 to 10,000 men

2

When was the Granada war

1492

3

When was the expulsion of the Jews?

1492

4

When was the expulsion of the mudejars?

1502

5

How many towns had corregidores in 1515?

61

6

Why were the 5 chambers of the royal council?

- foreign policy
- justice
- finance
- Aragon
- Santa hermandad

7

When did the Cortes not meet?

1481-1498

8

How much money did Ferdinand and Isabella spend on ambassadors?

75 million maravedis

9

Income in 1477

27 million maravedis

10

What was the increase of spending on the military?

From 20 million to 80 million maravedis

11

What years did the SH take over the role of the Cortes?

1481-1498

12

When were the SH disbanded?

1498

13

In what year were all members of the royal council letrados?

1493

14

How much were Jews taxed during the Granada war?

58 million maravedis

15

How much did the crown make from selling Moorish war prisoners?

56 million maravedis

16

What were senorios?

Lordships which carried jurisdiction over an area. Allows Crown to exercise political power over the nobility

17

In what year did the crown stop the production of low quality wool?

1494

18

In what year did Isabella accept that Portugal had monopoly of fishing and trade along the west coast of Africa?

1479

19

When was currency standardised?

1497

20

What fraction of bullion were the crown entitled to?

1/5

21

What fraction of wool had to be locally sold?

1/5

22

In what year did Ferdinand and Isabella not support Columbus?

1486

23

When did Ferdinand and Isabella give support for Columbus?

1492

24

How much did Ferdinand and Isabella on support for Columbus?

2 million maravedis

25

When was the treaty of tordesillas?

1494

26

What did the 1494 treaty of tordesillas do?

Moved the line of Spanish territory further west

27

What was the ‘inter caetara’ of 1495?

A papal bull issued by pope Alexander VI giving Spain rights to South America

28

When was the spanish city of Santo Domingo founded?

1496

29

When did f&i forbid slavery in the new world?

1500

30

When were the ‘laws of burgos’ and what did they do?

1512 and they set a code of behaviour for Spaniards

31

When was a central trading office set up in port in Seville?

1503

32

When did Isabella die?

1504

33

When did Joanna and Philip arrive in castile?

1506

34

What treaty gave Philip and Joanna Castile?

Treaty of villafafila in 1506

35

In what year did Ferdinand marry germaine de foix?

1506

36

In what year did Philip of Austria die?

1506

37

When was Ferdinand sworn in regent?

1510

38

When did Ferdinand die?

1516

39

When was the inquisition re-established?

1478

40

Why was burgos granted a consulado?

To help regulate trade
To resolve any legal problems

41

When was Columbus first voyage

1492

42

When was Columbus second votar?

1493-1496

43

When was Columbus 3rd voyage?

1498-1500

44

When was Columbus fourth voyage?

1502-1504

45

When was the papal bull given?

1494

46

When did the moors capture the border town of Andalusia?

1481

47

Name of the battle that ended the comuneros revolt in 1521

Battle of villalar

48

When was the council of war created?

1522

49

When was the council of finance created?

1523

50

When was the council of state created?

1526

51

In what year did Portugal and Spain make peace at Alcacovas?

1479

52

What did Portugal five up at alcacovas in 1479?

Claims to canaries

53

When did the canaries become part of Spain?

Late 1490s

54

When did pope Alexander VI grant Portugal territories in Africa?

1494

55

How many outposts did Spain have left in North Africa by 1556?

4

56

When were the silver mines of Potosí discovered?

1545

57

How much did gold and silver produce per annum?

324,000 ducats

58

During Charles reign how much did gold and silver make?

11 million ducats

59

How much did contraband bullion seizure make?

3.5 million

60

Did colonists pay taxes?

Yes

61

How much did Spain owe to the fuggers?

5 million

62

When was foreign cloth allowed to be sold again?

The 1540s

63

How much did the church money account to for crown income?

1/4

64

How many ducats did the church give by the 1550s

500,000 ducats

65

How much money did the cruzada provide?

Around 120,000

66

How much was new world income?

871,000 ducats