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Explorers and their Discoveries

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Marco Polo
Italy
Bartolomeu Dias
Portugal
Christopher Columbus
Spain 1
Vasco de Gama
Portugal
Vasco Nunez de Balboa
Spain 2
Ferdinand Magellan
Spain 3
Hernan Cortez
Spain 4
Francisco de Coronado
Spain 5
Henry Hudson
Dutch and English
Marco Polo
Trade
Bartolomeu Dias
Trade route to the Indies
Christopher Columbus
Spread Christianity/ Find a trade route to the Indies by traveling west/ Gold
Vasco de Gama
Trade route to the Indies 2
Vasco Nunez de Balboa
Wealth
Ferdinand Magellan
Find a trade route to the Indies by traveling West
Hernan Cortez
Gold
Francisco de Coronado
Golden Cities
Henry Hudson
Northern passage through North America
Marco Polo
Writing a book that inspired others
Bartolomeu Dias
Cape of Good Hope/ Sailed to the tip of Africa
Christopher Columbus
Caribbean Islands(San Salvador, Hispaniola, Cuba, Dominica, Trinidad, Jamaica/ Venizuela, Mexico, Panama, Honduras
Vasco de Gama
Found the Eastern trade route to the Indies. Portugal had control of this trade route.
Vasco Nunez de Balboa
Pacific Ocean
Ferdinand Magellan
The World was Round!!!!
Hernan Cortez
Conquered the Aztec civilization in Mexico.
Francisco de Coronado
Explored the Southern part of the United States.
Henry Hudson
Eastern Canada