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1.Movement- An act of changing physical location or position or of having this changed.
2. Conquistador- A conqueror, especially one of the Spanish conquerors of Mexico and Peru in the 16th century.
3. Trade Routes-A route used by traveling traders or merchant ships.
4. Exploration- The act of traveling in or through an unfamiliar area in order to learn about it.
5. Great Dying-The devastation of American Indian populations by diseases brought over by Europe.

6. Silk Road- a network of smaller trade routes that stretched more than 4,000 miles across Asia.

7. Colombian Exchange-the transfer of plants, animals, and diseases between the eastern and western hemispheres.
8. Mercantilism-An economic philosophy that encouraged self sufficiency, called for stockpiling of gold and silver, encouraged exports, and discouraged imports.
9. Triangular Trade-A colonial pattern of trade that involved the transport of slaves to the Americas, sugar and other products to the Americas to Europe, and manufactured goods from the Americas to Europe.