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5 Matching questions

  1. Marco Polo
  2. Indians
  3. storms, starvation, sickness,
  4. Ponce de Leon
  5. Turks
  1. a Who traveled with his father and uncle into China and the Indies?
  2. b Who helped Hernando Cortes fight the Aztecs since they were unhappy with Aztec rule?
  3. c Who captured the important trading city, Constantinople, giving them control of the Middle East and closing the trade routes to Asia.
  4. d Who is the person who claimed Florida for Spain while he was looking for the Fountain of Youth?
  5. e What Dangers did the explorers face in the 1400s?

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. He sailed west from Spain to the Americas looking for a water passage to Asia.
  2. Who was the first person to lead the expedition of the first Europeans to see the Mississippi River?
  3. What did England hope to gain with expoloration?
  4. Who searched for Northwest Passage to find a route to Asia.
  5. He started a school for training sailors in navigation which also helpe improve two important navigation tools: astrolabe and the compass.

5 True/False questions

  1. new trade routes, build empire, goods to tradeWhat was the main reason for exploration in 1400s?

          

  2. Incas, Aztecs, TurksWhat people created empires?

          

  3. larger empire, spices and riches, expand Christianity, animal fursWhat did France hope to gain with exploration?

          

  4. IncasWho helped Hernando Cortes fight the Aztecs since they were unhappy with Aztec rule?

          

  5. Ferdinand MagellanWho was the leader of the first expedition to sail around the world.