If you're seeing this message, it means we're having trouble loading external resources on our website.

If you're behind a web filter, please make sure that the domains *.kastatic.org and *.kasandbox.org are unblocked.

Main content
KC‑1.2.II.B (KC)
SOC (Theme)
Unit 1: Learning Objective E
The Spanish gained an early foothold in the colonies, quickly becoming the most powerful European power in the New World.
Sort by:
AP® is a registered trademark of the College Board, which has not reviewed this resource.