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11 Cards in this Set

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Ferdinand Magellan
Led the first expedition around the world, which began in 1519 and ended without him in 1522. He was killed during the voyage
Queen Isabella
queen of Spain
a settlement far from the country that rules it
a journey made for a special purpose
Christopher Columbus
Reached America in 1492
West Indies
Includes the Bahama Island's and others
Columbia Exchange
a movement of people, plants, animals, diseases, and ways of life between the Eastern and Western Hemishere
King Ferdinand

King of Spain
Bahama Islands
Place people believe Columbus landed in
Amerigo Vespucci
Sailed to the eastern coast of South America in 1501
Vasco Nunez de Balboa
In 1513 crossed the Isthmus of Panama and reached the Pacific Ocean