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Who is Robert de La Salle?
French explorer, claimed Louisiana in 1862 for King Louis
Who are Marquette and Joliet?
French, traveled by canoe to Missouri from Canada on the Mississipi River
Thomas Jefferson
U.S. President who bought the Louisiana Territory
William Becknell
Established the Sante Fe Trail for Trade with Mexico
LaClede and Chouteau
French founders of St. Louis
Lewis and Clark
Explore the Louisiana Territory and mapped a way to the Pacific Ocean
Christopher Columbus
Searched for the shortcut to India but ended up in a "New World."
Prehistory
People Traveled across Beringia
1492
Columbus sailed across the Atlantic
1673
First French explorers visited Missouri
1776
Revolutionary War
1803
Louisiana Purchase
1821
Missouri became a state
A ________ is the settling of an argument by each side agreeing to give up part of its demands.
compromise
An _______ is a thing or object made by people.
artificact