GENERALITAT: a generalitat had an administrative role in catalonia and valencia in the crown of aragón.
BATTLE OF COVADONGA: was the battle in wich pelayo and his followers defeated the muslims in 722.
CORTES: was made up of noblemen, the clergy and representatives from cities.
CORREGIDOR: this official represented the king in cities.
MUDEJARES: were the muslims who continued to practis islam in the christian kingdoms following the reconquest.
CONSULATES OF THE SEA: officers that settled disputes between merchants.
ORIGIN OF THE CROWN OF CASTILE: Fernando I became the king of castile in 1035. Two years later Fernando l became king of león. When Fernando l died the kingdom of León and Castile was divided. Then Fernando lll inherited the kingdom of Castile in 1217 and thekingdom o León in 1230. Finally the two kingdoms united definitively and they called Crown of Castile.
HISPANIC MARCH: was a march that Charlemagne established as a defensive frontier region to defend his empire against the muslims.
THE MOST IMPORTANT ACTIVITY: the most important activity is trade.
SANCHO lll AND HIS SONS: sancho lll have 4 sons and when he died he divided the kingdom among his sons.
García Sanchez inherited navarre
Fernando l inherited castile
Ramiro l inherited Aragón
Gonzalo inherited the counties of sobrarbe and ribagorza