How did the location of New Spain affect the way the Spanish settled on the land?

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The location of New Spain was in an area where there were a lot of Native Americans so they took a number of them as slaves or forced labor.
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How did Spain settle in the New World?

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Why did Spain settle New Mexico?

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What are 3 ways that Spain settled Texas?

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