Exploration and Discovery Quiz
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Why didn't Vasco de Gama trade with India on his first voyage?
He had no Indian money
He did not reach India
Muslim merchants were already there
He didn't like curry
How many crew were there on Columbus's Santa Maria?
What is the name of the seaway between S America and Tierra del Fuego?
Strait of Magellan
The Pacific Strait
The Panama Canal
Poco Grande de Agua Salvajes
Who led Magellan's expedition after he died?
Vasco de Gama
Sebastian de Elcano
Pegleg Pete the Pirate
Who was the first European to reach Australia?
Captain James Cook
What did Martin Frobisher find near the Canadian coast, that fuelled the search for the Northern Passage?
A Whale graveyard
The biggest Burger Bar in the World
Which people did Cortes and his men encounter on their expedition to the New World?
Why did the Europeans first go to Africa?
To capture Africans for the slave trade
To trade for ivory and diamonds
They thought it was Southern Greece
They were transported as convicts
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