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What country sponsored Christopher Columbus?
Spain
What country sponsored Juan Ponce de Leon?
Spain
What country sponsored Jacques Cartier?
France
What country sponsored Christopher Newport?
England
Who wanted to find a western sea route to Asia?
Christopher Columbus
Who wanted to discover riches and land to conquer?
Juan Ponce de Leon
Who wanted to colonize the New World?
Jacques Cartier
Who wanted to find a western sea route to Asia and wanted to colonize Virginia?
Christopher Newport
Who was the first European to discover a sea route to America?
Christopher Columbus
Who was the first European to land in St. Augustine, Florida?
Juan Ponce de Leon
Who explored the St. Lawrence River Valley near Quebec, Canada?
Jacques Cartier
Who arrived at present day Jamestown?
Christopher Newport
What continent is Spain, England, and France located on?
Europe
Who sailed from Spain to the Bahamas?
Christopher Columbus
Who sailed from Spain to Florida?
Juan Ponce de Leon
Who sailed from England to Jamestown?
Christopher Newport
Who sailed from France to Canada?
Jacques Cartier
Where is San Salvador located?
near the Bahamas
Where is St. Augustine located?
Florida
Where is Quebec located?
in Canada
Where is Jamestown located?
Virginia
A place that has common characteristics is called ________.
regions
A person who travels seeking new discoveries is called an __________.
explorer
A person from one of the countries in Europe is called an ______________.
European