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Prince Henry set up an informal school for sailors at
Christopher Columbus grew up in
During the Renaissance Europeans uncovered knowledge collected by the Greeks and
The first man to sail around the southern tip of Africa was
Columbus sailed from Spain on August 3 1492
Columbus asked who to provide money and ships for his voyage
Columbus asked King John II to provide money and ships for his voyage.King John II
What is a group of people settled in a distant land and ruled by the government of their native land
A colony is a group of people settled in a distant land and ruled by the government of th
The islands Columbus visited in the Caribbean are called the
The islands Columbus visited in the Caribbean are called the west indies.
The man named ruler of all the islands and the mainlands he discovered was
The first Spanish Colony set up in the New World was located on
Portugal believed it could reach the East Indies by sailing around the tip of
The first book Gutenberg printed by using moveable type was
To face the dangers of sailing the seas the Portuguese designed better ships called
Portugal was searching for a route to Asia to increase trade and find
Portugal was searching for a route to Asia to increase trade and
What was used to take bearings from the sun or stars to plot the ship's position on a map
Explorers hoped hoped to reach the east indies by sailing west across the
This person's name was given to America
Who of Portugal worked to solve navigational problems for sailors
Columbus died thinking he had discovered part of the continent of
Columbus died thinking he had discovered part of the continent of Asia.
What instrument was invented by the Chinese to show direction
what instrument was invented by Chinese to show direction
In ancient China workshops burial grounds and homes of workers were usually located where
in the outer ditrict of cities.
Queen Isabella gave Columbus of all the riches he bought bartered discovered acquired or obtained.