Essays Tagged: "Ponce De Leon"

Ponce de leon

ico. He became that island's governor two years later. Still wanting more wealth, power, and glory, Ponce de Leon begged and persuaded the king to grant him men and ships to search for the infamous "f ...

(1 pages) 34 0 4.3 Apr/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

The Physiological Effects on Aging by Exercise: (predominance of aerobics)and the correlation in slowing the aging process.

EXERCISE AND AGING: A Qualitative CorrelationIn 1523 the Spanish explorer and conquistador Ponce de Leon went searching for the legendary Fountain of Youth. What he discovered was Florida; no ...

(12 pages) 229 0 3.7 Apr/2002

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology > Human Biology

It's about the benefits for old people exercising!

who brought this concept to the people at the time. In 1523, the Spanish explorer and conquistador Ponce de Leon went searching for the legendary Fountain of Youth. He discovered Florida. The idea of ...

(7 pages) 182 2 3.6 Oct/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

Martin Johnson Heade.

de visited Florida. Impressed with St. Augustine, Heade settled there and worked in a studio in the Ponce De Leon Hotel made available to the artist by Henry Flagler, railroad magnate and developer of ...

(4 pages) 42 0 3.9 Mar/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

EXERCISE AND AGING: A Qualitative Correlation

EXERCISE AND AGING: A Qualitative CorrelationIn 1523 the Spanish explorer and conquistador Ponce de Leon went searching for the legendary Fountain of Youth. What he discovered was Florida; no ...

(12 pages) 231 2 4.5 Mar/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Health & Fitness

The Dynamics of Character.

ever be remembered in history. The past presidents of the United States have thus accomplished what Ponce de Leon could not, by taking part in events that have shaped history. However, many are not re ...

(5 pages) 37 0 3.0 Sep/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

This essay hits on exercise that you can do without going to the gym to do it. We are an obese nation and this gives tips on getting motivated without thinking about it.

can accomplish this goal through a few simple exercises that we can do throughout the day.In 1953, Ponce de Leon, a Spanish explorer, overheard Indians in Puerto Rico talk about a fountain in which i ... fountain in which if you bathed yourself you would be forever young. Anxious to find this fountain, Ponce de Leon set out to find the island of Bimini, which held this myth of youthfulness. He found i ...

(2 pages) 51 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Health & Fitness

What was the motivation for the Europeans to explore? Gold God and Glory.

nd God.Gold would give a country trade and money. Gold inspired many expeditions. In 1513 Juan Ponce De Leon went to Florida in search for gold. Hernan Cortes also went to North America in 1519 ...

(1 pages) 38 0 2.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

American Studies

to sight land when he did. When he landed he didn't know were he was. He thought they were in India.Ponce de Leon was the governor of Puerto Rico when he heard about the land in the north. When he sai ...

(1 pages) 7 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > Central & Southamerican History

Ponce de Leon

Spanish 10th essay Ponce De Leon Don Juan Ponce de Leon "To bad he had to kick the bucket!" Don Juan Ponce de L ... Leon was a Spanish conqueror and explorer. He was born around 1460 in San Tervas de Campos, Spain. Ponce de Leon lived during an age of great discovery and excitement. Ponce de Leon is well known, cl ... , and his never-ending search for the old time classic, the Fountain of Youth! On November 19, 1493 Ponce de Leon was one of the first Europeans to see the small island of Borinquen, the Indian name f ...

(2 pages) 823 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Don Juan Ponce de Leon

Spanish 10th essay Ponce De Leon Don Juan Ponce de Leon "To bad he had to kick the bucket!" Don Juan Ponce de Leon was ... Leon was a Spanish conqueror and explorer. He was born around 1460 in San Tervas de Campos, Spain. Ponce de Leon lived during an age of great discovery and excitement. Ponce de Leon is well known, cl ... , and his never-ending search for the old time classic, the Fountain of Youth! On November 19, 1493 Ponce de Leon was one of the first Europeans to see the small island of Borinquen, the Indian name f ...

(2 pages) 489 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Ponce De Leon

Ponce de LeonPonce de Leon was a Pueto Rican explorer. Ponce de Leon's name means ''john of the lion ... bravery, and his vicious dog, Berezillo, who also had a reddish coat. Not very much was known about Ponce de Leon's early life. Some people think that he was born in 1474 in Tervas, a province of Vall ... ain. People think he was born into a noble family. He was not known to have any wives or any kinds. Ponce de Leon was the one to conquer Florida.Ponce de Leon went to try to get the fountain of youth ...

(2 pages) 16 0 4.7 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > Central & Southamerican History

European expoloration in 1400 and 1500s

d, then agreed to his terms. He discovered San Salvador, Cuba, and Hispaniola. Vespucci, de Balboa, Ponce de Leon, Cortes, and many others followed, claiming places such as Florida, Tenochtitlan, New ...

(2 pages) 35 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History