Chapter 2 Powerpoint3.ppt - Comunicaciu00f3n y Gerencia...

This preview shows page 1 - 16 out of 66 pages.

Europe Europe Looks Looks Outward Outward (1000 -1720) (1000 -1720) Comunicación y Gerencia Chapter 2 Chapter 2
Content Standards North America, originally inhabited by American Indians, was explored and colonized by Europeans for economic and religious reasons. - History Standard #2 Competition for control of the territory and resources in North America led to conflicts among colonizing powers. - History Standard #3 1. I can explain the economic reasons behind the European exploration of North America. 2. I can explain the religious reasons behind the European exploration of North America. 3. I can explain how competition for control of territory and resources in North America led to conflicts among colonizing powers .
Quick-Write What do you know about the following: 1.Who discovered America and what were they looking for? 2.All-Water Route to Asia . . . What was it, and why was it important? 3.The Columbian Exchange . . . What was it, and why was it important?
Greed . . . FearAfter leaving the coast, Cortes founded a colony and named it Veracruz. . . Claiming Mexico for Spain and the Catholic Church.

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture