AP European History Course - Spain, Portugal
Brought two kingdoms together.
By the marriage of Isabella of Castile and Ferdinand II of Aragon.
Granada merged with Castile/Aragon, uniting all of Spain.
Now all of the peninsula was Catholic.
Before, was Muslim.
for the Spanish monarchy
Sponsored by Isabella.
was looking for India
To divide the discovered land in the Americas between Portugal and Spain.
Drew a line about half way through Brazil. Left = Spanish. Right = Portuguese.
by Vasco Núñez Balboa
By Spain and Portugal.
- huge inflow of gold --> "Golden Century of Spain", prices rose all over Europe
Spanish conquistadors: Hernando Cortéz, Francisco Pizarro
by Ferdinand Magellan. Portuguese.
through the Straight of Magellan.
Sailed against England because they didn't want them to be in charge of the Netherlands.
Lost due to superior English vessles
- more of them
- better arms
England VS France for Spanish throne
Result: Philip V as king (British victory)
Treaty of Utrecht
Americans defended Cuba from the Spanish.
Spain was neutral.
Republicans VS Nationalists. Nationalists win.
Spain didn't play a part.
To find/convict Jews who still practiced Judaism after being 'converted' to Catholicism.
So effective, used for Muslims and Protestants later in history.
established by Ignatius of Loyola.
dissolved by Pope
by Miguel de Cervantes.
somewhere around here
Ferdinand of Aragon and Isabella of Castile
Great grandson of Isabella of Castile.
Married Queen Mary I of England --> King of England.
Result of the Civil War