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Grade 3 Exploration
Where was Christopher Columbus originally from?
  1. Italy
  2. North America
  3. Portugal
  4. Spain
Grade 3 Exploration
Who financed Christopher Columbus's trip to find a new route for the Indies?
  1. King and Queen of Spain
  2. King and Queen of Portugal
  3. King and Queen of England
  4. President of the United States
Grade 3 Exploration
Grade 3 Exploration
Where did Ponce de Leon first land and explore?
  1. in South America
  2. north of present-day St. Augustine, Florida
  3. near Quebec City, Quebec
  4. east of Jamestown, Virginia
Grade 3 Exploration
Grade 3 Exploration
Which of these explorers did NOT build a settlement in North America?
  1. Christopher Columbus
  2. Samuel de Champlain
  3. Hernando de Soto
  4. Jacques Cartier
Grade 3 Exploration
What is exploration?
  1. going on vacation
  2. to travel for the purpose of discovery
  3. searching for gold
Grade 3 Exploration
Where was Christopher Columbus originally from?
  1. Genoa, Italy
  2. North America
  3. Portugal
  4. Spain
Grade 3 Exploration
Who financed Christopher Columbus's trip to find a new route for the Indies?
  1. King and Queen of Spain
  2. King and Queen of Portugal
  3. King and Queen of England
  4. None of the above
Grade 3 Exploration
Where was John Cabot born?
  1. England
  2. Spain
  3. Italy
  4. Holland
Grade 3 Exploration
On what date, did Columbus land in the New World?
  1. October 10, 1492
  2. October 12, 1492
  3. July 4, 1492
  4. November 12, 1492
Grade 3 Exploration
What is a voyage?
  1. long trip across the desert
  2. long trip across the country
  3. long trip across the sea or ocean
  4. none of the above
Grade 3 Exploration
King Ferdinand and Queen Isabella gave Columbus the title,                             .
  1. King of the Sea
  2. King of the Ocean
  3. Admiral of the Ocean Sea
  4. Admiral Of the Queen's Ships
Grade 3 Exploration
What were the explorers from England, France, and Holland searching for?
  1. the Northwest Passage
  2. furs
  3. gold
  4. new land for their country
Grade 3 Exploration
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