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Who was the first to sail around the world?
Ferdinand Magellan
Who was the most famous of the English “Sea Dogs”?
Sir Francis Drake
Who was the Italian merchant in which America is named after?
Amerigo Vespucci
Who was the first man to sail around Africa and reach India?
Vasco da Gama
Who sailed up the St. Lawrence River and helped establish French settlements in Canada?
Jacques Cartier
Which Italian explorer claimed lands for King Ferdinand and Queen Isabella and named them the “West Indies”
Christopher Columbus
Who was the first man to sail to the southern tip of Africa
Bartolemeu Dias