Famous Explore Study Cards

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Famous Explore Study Cards
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  1. An English explorer who traveled completely around the world(circumnavigate).
    Sir Francis Drake
  2. An Italian explore who traveled to Asia and Chain looking for spices.
    Marco Polo 
  3. An Italian explore who sailed for Spain and discovered the new world.
    Christopher Columbus
  4. A Spanish explore who conquered the Incan natives that lived Peru.
    Francisco Pizarro
  5. A Spanish explore that conquered the Aztecs that lived in Mexico.
    Hernan Cortes
  6. An English explore who discovered the coast of Canada and set up the first European colony in Canada.
    John Cabot
  7. A French explore who made alliances with the natives of Canada and set up a French colony in Canada.
    Jacques Cartier
  8. An English explore who discovered the Hudson Bay and Hudson Rivers in Canada.
    Henry Hudson
  9. An English explore who discovered the continent of Australia and set up a penal colony there.
    Captain James Cook
  10. A member of the Portuguese royal family who established a school that taught people how to navigate the seas.
    Prince Henry the Navigator
  11. A Portuguese explore who found a sea route from Portugal to Asia by going South around Africa.
    Vasco de Gama
  12. A Spanish explore who was the first European to explore the state of Florida.
    Juan Ponce de Leon