Famous Explorers Study Cards

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Famous Explorers Study Cards
2015-10-25 16:47:08
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  1. An English explorer who travelled completely around the world (circumnavigation)
    Sir Francis Drake
  2. An Italian explorer who travelled to Asia and China looking for spices
    John Cabot
  3. An Italian explorer who sailed for Spain and discovered the New World
    Christopher Columbus
  4. A Spanish explorer who conquered the Incan natives the lived in Peru
    Francisco Pizarro
  5. A spanish explorer that conquered the Aztecs that lived in Mexico
    Hernan Cortes
  6. An English explorer who discovered the coast of Canada and set up the first European colony in Canada
    Marco Polo
  7. A French explorer who made alliances with the natives of Canada and set up a French colony in Canada
    Jacques Cartier
  8. An english explorer who discovered the Hudson Bay and Hudson Rivers in Canada
    Henry Hudson
  9. An English explorer who discovered the continent of Australia and set up a penal there.
    Captain James Cook 
  10. A member of the Portugese royal family who established a school that atught people how to navigate the seas
    Prince Henry the Navigator
  11. A Portugese explorer who found a sea route from Portugal to Asia by going south around Africa
    Vasco de Gam
  12. A Spansh explorer who was the first European to explore the state of Florida
    Juan Ponce de Leon