Famous Explorers Study Cards

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  1. An English explorer who traveled completely around the world(circumnavigate)
    Francis Drake
  2. An Italian explorer who traveled to Asia and china looking for spices
    Marco Polo
  3. An Italian explorer who sailed and discovered the new world
    Christopher Columbus
  4. A Spanish explorer who conquered the Incan natives that lived in Peru
    Francisco Pizarro
  5. A Spanish explorer that conquered the Aztecs that lived in mexico
    Herman Cortes
  6. An English explorer who discovered coast of Canada and set up the first European colony in canada
    Jhon Cabot
  7. A french explorer who made alliances with the negative of Canada and set up a french colony in Canada 
    Jacques Cartien
  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 colony here
    Captin 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 explorer who found a sea route from Portugal to Asia by going south around Africa
    Vasco da Gama
  12. A Spanish explorer who was the first European to explore the state of Florida 
    Juan Ponce De  Leon
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