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a rocklike material made up of many skeletons from tiny
to add variety;
a system of writing that uses picture symbols for concepts,
objects, or words
a pipe or channel used to carry water from a distant source
to dry areas
narrow strips of land about 300 feet long and 30 feet wide
built in swampy land and used for farming in Central America, particularly by the Aztec
a pact or union between states in a common cause
an Aztec settlement in which families of different social
classes lived and shared the land
a kind of tax paid in goods and services to the ruling government
the building of raised banks of earth on steep land for
the Spanish term for conqueror used in reference to Spaniards
who came to the New World in the 1500s in search of wealth
a war between factions (groups of people forming a minority
in disagreement with the larger) or regions within a country
an agreement in writing made between two or more countries
plantation owned by the Spanish settlers or Catholic Church
in Spanish America
a person of Spanish and Native American ancestry
LINE OF DEMARCATION
an imaginary line from the North Pole to the South Pole
(at about 50 degree West longitude) set forth in the 1494 Treaty of Tordeseillas;
Spain had the right to settle and trade west of the line
and Portugal had the right to settle and trade east of the line
a person born of Spanish parents outside Spain;
often among the best educated and wealthiest people in the
a military officer who rules strictly