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20 Cards in this Set

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What was Canada first called?
New France
What was the first French settlement in America?
Who explored North America for France?
What great Indian tribe lived in what is now Mexico?
List the states that De Soto and his men explored.
Florida, Georgia, South Carolina, North Carolina, Tennessee, Arkansas, Alabama, Mississippi, and Louisiana
What Spanish soldier conquered the Aztecs?
What areas did Coronado explore?
Arizona, New Mexico, Texas, Oklahoma, Kansas and Colorado
What were the three powerful countries with claims in the New World during the years of discovery?
England, Spain and France
What did De Soto discover on his journey?
Mississippi River
What was Cartier searching for?
Hoped to find a waterway
What was the first Spanish settlement in America?
St. Augustine
How many soldiers did De Soto take with him on his search for gold?
Who was the Aztec leader?
What queen permitted British pirates to attack Spanish ships?
Queen Elizabeth I
What natural wonder did Coronado discover on his journey?
Grand Canyon
Who searched for the Seven Cities of Cibola?
Francisco de Coronado
Who was the most famous sea dog?
Sir Francis Drake
What were the British pirates called that attacked the Spanish ships?
"Sea Dogs"
Who helped found Quebec?
Samuel de Champlain
What legendary place did the Indians describe to the greedy Spaniards?
Seven cities of Cibola