This PowerPoint has been created with the 2016 APUSH redesigned Course Outline in mind. The lecture covers European Contact in the New World, with specific focus on Spanish, French, Dutch, and English exploration. Content covers European motivations for exploration, the Columbian Exchange and its effects, the Spanish conquest of the New World, differences between motivations and methods of conquest by European countries, and the initial exploration of the New World by the English. Ample lecture notes are listed for each slide. Several videos are linked within the lecture PowerPoint.