How did Pocahontas contribute to what is now madern day America?
Pocahontas contributed to what is now modern day America by helping explorers to reach further West. This greatly expanded the populated area of the United States and eventually its overall power. ...
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How old was Pocahontas when the settlers came to America?
Pocahontas was simply a nickname meaning spoiled child. Her correct name was Matoaka, daughter of Powhatan. When John Smith came and stayed with the Powhatans, she would have been about 10. ...