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Who was the Aztec leader when Europeans came to Mexico?
Who was the Spanish conquistador who ordered his soldiers to kill the Inca emperor?
Francisco Pizarro
Who was the European who founded a colony at Roanoke Island that soon disappeared?
Sir Walter Raleigh
Who was the explorer who claimed for Spain all of what is today the southeastern U.S. ?
Hernando de Soto
Who was the explorer who founded Quebec and Montreal?
Samuel de Champlain
Who was the leader of the Spanish conquistadors who conquered the Aztecs?
Hernando Cortes
Who was the explorer who looked for the Northwest Passage?
Jacques Cartier
Who was the Spanish explorer who looked for the Fountain of Youth and named present day Florida?
Juan Ponce de Leon
Who was the Spanish explorer who heard stories about the seven cities of gold and set out to find them?
Francisco Vasquez de Coronado
Who was the Indian who taught the Pilgrims how to fish and plant crops that would do well?