← Explorers Part 1 Test
Explorers Part 1
3 Written Questions
3 Multiple Choice Questions
- Was an Italian who sailed for England and discovered Newfoundland and Nova Scotia. He discovered the Grand Banks, rich fishing banks off the coast of Newfoundland.
- Was a Portuguese explorer who sailed south around the tip of Africa to India.
- Started navigational school even though he was never an explorer
3 True/False Questions
Ponce de Leon → A Spanish Explorer, searched for the "fountain of youth," but found Florida instead.
Cortes → A Spanish explorer who was ruthless and cruel. He conquered the Aztec of Mexico.
Drake → Shut down the land routes to the Far East