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Who was the Viking that set sail from Iceland and landed on an island that he named Greenland?
Eric the Red
Who reached another part of North America, the island that is nowo called Newfoundland?
Leif Ericson
What couln't the explorers find that was an all-water route to the treasures of Asia by travelling along the north coast of North America?
The Northwest Passage
Who was the Viking that set sail from Iceland and landed on an island that he named Greenland?
Eric the Red
Who reached another part of North America, the island that is nowo called Newfoundland?
Leif Ericson
What couln't the explorers find that was an all-water route to the treasures of Asia by travelling along the north coast of North America?
The Northwest Passage
An island in Canada.
Newfoundland
They are tales that originated in Icedland and have passed down through the years.
Sagas
Who was the navigator that was sent to seek the Northwest Passage?
Giovanni da Verrazano
Who was the leader of the explorers? He explored the St. Lawrence River.
Jacques Cartier
What was the European's goal?
To reach the Grand Banks.
Who was the British officer who was determined to capture Quebec on September 9, 1759?
James Wolfe
A person sent by a church to spread its religion among nono-believers.
missionaries