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The ___________ were skilled Sailors from _________________ which is in northern ___________.
Vikings
Scandinava
Europe
___________ _________ ________ sailed west to the island of Iceland.
Erick the Red
In 982 Erick the Red came to ____________ which was very cold.
Greenland
Erick the Red's son _________ _________ traveled west in the years _____________.
Leif Erisson
1000
Leif and his crew were proably the first European to set foot in _____________ ___________.
North America
They Settled on Newfoundland on the east coast of Canada. They called it ____________ and stayed there until about 1015.
North
Finland
They left because of ___________ with the American Indains who lived there.
Conflict
We learned about the adventures of the Vikings through _________
Saga's
In about 1350 a new aged called the ______________ begain in ____________.
Renaissance
Italy
The renaissance lased about __________ years.
250
The renaissance marked a new beginning in _________ and sciences and a desire to learn more about __________ ________.
arts
The world
With earlth earned from trade, Itlaians studies the learning of ancient European cultures, Like the _______ and the __________.
Greeks
Romans
They also sudeid other like the _________________ and the _____________.
Chinese
Arabs
In about 1450 a German named ___________ __________________ invented a ____________ _________ which made it possible to print large numbers of books quickly.
Johann Gutenberg
printing press
Beacuse books were more available new ________ could spread. Other advance came in __________ design and ____ building.
ideas

ship
By the early __________ Euorpean demand for goods from ____________ especially _________ was stronger.
1400's
Asia
Spices
In the 1420's _____________ took the lead. ___________ _________ gatered the most experience ________ __________ ________ _________ ____________ __________ and other __________ from many countris
Portugal
Prince Henry
Map makers
Ship Design
sea Captians
experts
They improved methods of _____________. He became known as ______________________________.
naviagation
Prince Henry of the Navigation
He began sneding Protuguese ships south along the Atlantic coast of ______________.
Africa
Protuguese ships began bringing home gold an profiting from the ______________ _______________.
African Shore
In 1488 a Portuguese explorere named ___________- ________________ sailed withing 500 miles of Africa's southern tip.
Bartolomeu Dais
Storm winds blew them around the southern tip to the ___________ _______________.
Indian Ocean
Dias called the tip of Africa the Cape of ________________. But the king of Portugal renamed it _____________ __________ __ ________
Storms
Cape of Good Hope
In 1497 Portugues sailr __________________ sialed around the Cape of Good Hope and reaced India in 1498.
Vaquez De Gama