Explorer and economic vocsbulary
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A scientist who studies human artifacts to learn about the past.
A trip by a group of people where some danger or risk is involved
The science of planning and controlling the direction of a ship.
Sickness that can pass from one person to another
An instrument (tool) for finding direction
An area of land ruled by another country
Someone who buys and sells goods to earn money (shopkeeper)
A crop that is grown in large quantities for sale to other people
Merchandise, things to sell for money
Motivating drive to gain reward or avoid punishment
the buying and selling of goods; trading one thing for another
The second choice; the thing you give up
A person who goes out to a new place that has never been explored before
A tool used to determine where the ship is in comparison to the stars. This tool helps keep ships on course.
North and South America were considered the new world since it was unexplored