Identify the main Spanish American colonial settlements of the 1500s and 1600s, and the motives for establishing them

 

 Describe the economic, political, and social circumstances of Spanish colonization in the Americas

 

. Describe the “Black Legend” as it relates to Spain and other European nations

 

 How might these writings above have been used to promote the “Black Legend” against Spain as well as subsequent English exploration and colonization?

 

. Describe the development and circumstances of the French colonies in North America

 

. According to this account, how did Native Americans attempt to cure disease? Why did they prescribe a game of lacrosse? What benefits might these games have for the sick?

 

. Describe the development and circumstances of the Dutch colonies in North America