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Quiz #3 Facts

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Balboa
First European explorer to see Pacific Ocean.
Pizzaro
Spanish explorer conquered the Inca
Magellan
Portuguese explorer that tried to circumnavigate the world but was killed in the Philippine Islands.
Hudson
in search for the Northwest Passage
Verrazano
Italian explorer that sailed for France along Atlantic Coast of NA.
Cartier
French explorer who explored the St. Lawrence region of Canada.
De Soto
Spanish explore, discovered the Mississippi River flowed south in the Gulf of Mexico.
Coronado
Spanish explorer, traveled to Southwest and discovered the Grand Canyon.
Treaty of Tordesillas
an agreement that split the world in 2 between Spain and Portugal.
astrolabe
a navagational tool