This week we´ll start with history challenges. Here you have some questions related to the Catholic Monarchs´ background and a final question that explains one of the most crucial decisions they made during their rule:
Both Isabella of Castile and Fernando of Aragon belonged to the Trastámara dynasty. What´s the origin of the word "Trastámara"? When did this house or dynasty appear?
Who was Beltrán de la Cueva? What was his role in the succession of Castile?
King Enrique IV, Isabella of Castile´s brother, was called "the Impotent". Why? Was this really true?
Enrique IV of Castile
What is the relation between the Succession War in Castile (1474-1479) and the exploration of the Atlantic Ocean and the "discovery" of new lands?