History Chapter 1 Study Guide

Events

Humans have migrated to Americas

12,000 B.C.E

Agricultural Revolution reaches Mexico

8000 B.C.E

Cahokia flourishes

1050

Aztec Empire founded

1325

Gutenberg perfects movable type

1450

Columbus lands at San Salvador

1492

Spaniards bring its first African slave to Americas

1503

Martin Luther's protest sparks Reformation in Germany

1517

Cortes defeats Aztecs at Tenochtitlan

1521

Henry VIII provokes English Reformation

1529 - 1536

Pizarro subdues Incas

1531

John Calvin's Institutes published

1536

Elizabeth I becomes queen

1558

Spaniards found St.Augustine

1565

First Roanoke colony

1585

Spanish Armada defeated by English navy

1588

Pueblo Indians revolt

1680