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82. What was the first French settlement in America?
Quebec
76. What were English pirates called?
Sea dog
50. What did Spain want from the New World?
Gold
64. Who was the first Frenchman to explore North America?
Jacques Cartier
72. What were the Spanish always looking for?
Gold
51. Balboa was the first European to see what?
Pacific Ocean
56. For what country did Ponce de Leon claim Florida?
Spain
71. In what state did Coronado find the Grand Canyon?
Arizona
65. What did Cartier want to find?
A waterway through North America
83. Who built Quebec?
Champlain
85. What is New France called now?
Canada
84. What was the French part of North America called?
New France
86. When was Quebec built?
1608
75. For what country did Sir Francis Drake sail?
England
68. When did Cartier explore for France?
1534
47. What explorer sailed around Africa to India?
Vasco da Gama
49. What is the tip of Africa called?
Cape of Good Hope
69. What did Coronado find?
Grand Canyon
66. What did the French get from the Indians? How?
Furs. By trading
67. How did the French treat the Indians?
kindly and friendly
48. For what country was Vasco da Gama sailing?
Portugal
74. Who discovered the Mississippi River for Spain?
De Soto
54. What did Ponce de Leon call the land he found?
Florida
70. What was Coronado looking for?
Seven Cities of Cibola
73. What river means "Father of Waters"
Mississippi
52. What did Balboa name the ocean he saw?
The Great South Sea
77. Who was the most famous English pirate ?
Sir Francis Drake
81. Whose ships did the sea dogs raid?
Spain's
58. Who was the Aztec leader?
Montezuma
57. What Indians lived in Mexico?
Aztecs
80. What word means a surprise attack?
Raid
60. What did the Spanish want from the new world?
Gold
63. When did Cortes' conquer Mexico?
1519
59. Who conquered the Aztecs and claimed the land for Spain?
Cortes
78. Who built the first Europeam settlement in North America?
St. Augustine
53. Who was the first European to reach the United States?
Ponce de Leon
61. What is a group of ships called?
Fleet
55.What was Ponce de Leon looking for?
Fountain of Youth
62. What word means to take by force?
Conquer