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1

Besides it detrimental effects on the Native populations of the Americas the Columbian exchange resulted in the force of migration over ten million_____ to the Americas

Africans

2

America was named after German maps maker ____ Vespucci

Amerigo

3

The Spanish conquistadors Hernando de Soto and Panfilo de ____ both landed in the Tampa bay region

Narvaez

4

The full name of the conquistador that discovered Florida

Ponce de Leon

5

Hernan_____ was the Spanish conquistador who conquered the Aztecs of central Mexico

Cortes

6

Christopher Columbus first approached the _____ about explorations they were most knowledgable about navigators

Portuguese

7

Exchange between new and old world after Columbus's discovery is referred to as the ____ exchange

Columbian

8

The great Mayan civilization and ancient temples were located on the ____ peninsula of Mexico

Yucatan

9

Silks and spices were brought along the Silk Road from the east
___back to Europe

Indies

10

The creek Indians from the Georgia area who migrated south into Florida were eventually known as the ____ Indians

Seminole

11

The Portuguese sailed around ____ and were the first Europeans to reach the indies by sea

Africa

12

Vasco___ was from Portugal and was the first Europeans to reach India by sea route

Degamo

13

Spanish conquistador Francisco Pizarro conquered the ____of the Andes region in South America

Incas

14

The legends of the "city of gold" said to be located in the great civilization in the in the Far East emerged from the writings of _______ of the Middle Ages

Marco Polo