unit 7 Homework - Homework Question One Discuss the effects...

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Homework Question One Discuss the effects of the three Gs (gold, God, and glory) on Spanish settlement in Latin America. Emphasize the perception of the native people by the Spaniards identify modifications of that complex by Spanish diffusion. The 3 G’s dominated Spanish settlement in the New World. Bernal Diaz del Castillo said “We came to serve God and to get rich.” This required the presence of large numbers of native people for the conquerors. The natives could be converted to Catholicism and forced to labor in the fields and mines. Question Two Describe the geographical attributes of the native population at the time of the Spanish conquests. At the time of the Spanish Conquests, 50-100 million Indian inhabited the Latin American and Caribbean Island. They were divided in to thousands of indigenous groups. The largest population clusters were in the highlands of western Latin America. Question Three
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This note was uploaded on 03/07/2011 for the course GEOG 101 taught by Professor Smith during the Spring '11 term at Henry Ford College.

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