Today talked about syncretism. We looked at multiple examples including Mestizos, Slamball, TacoBell, Voodoo, and Dia de los Muertos. Then we talked about the encomienda system. We looked at how the Spanish Crown determined that 1/5 of all precious metals in the America's belonged to them before looking at the Caste System that was established.
Your homework over the weekend is to read the attached article and answer the embedded questions: