Identify how Spain established its territorial claims in South America and the Caribbean. Close-read for keywords Columbus, conquistadors, slavery, Cortes, and Pizarro. Use them to help you explain your answers. Write what you learned as a paragraph using the same keywords in your answer.
Using an example from the first paragraph, explain economic activity. From the second paragraph explain land use and how it affects the way people earn a living. Using two examples from the third paragraph, please explain how natural resources can affect economic activity. Write answers in complete sentences.
Next, complete the handout on economic activities. Staple your reading answers to it. (Make sure you put your name on it.)