Who sailed east across the Atlantic ocean in 1492?
Columbus
Who led the conquest of the Aztec Empire
Hernan Cortes
Who led the conquest of the Inca Empire?
Pizarro
What was the name of the Aztec city?
Tenochtitlan
Which religion were the Spanish trying to spread?
Christianity
Which disease wiped out most of the indigenous people?
Smallpox
Columbus thought he had arrived where?
East Indies
Bartolome de las Casas was a?
Spanish Priest
New slaves were shipped in from which continent?
Africa
Columbus was sponsored by whom?
King Ferdinand