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1) Who sailed around south on the Atlantic Ocean and around the Southern tip of Africa? a) Christ Columbus b) Vasco De Gama c) Bart Dias 2) What did Prince Henry the Navigator of Portugal develop? a) clipper ship b) galleon ship c) caravel 3) Who was the first navigator to sail around the southern tip of Africa and then on to India? a) Chris Columbus b) Vasco de Gama c) Bart Dias 4) What document did the Pope sign to split the "New World" of the Americas between Portugal and Spain? a) Treaty of Paris b) Treaty of the New World c) Treaty of Tordesillas 5) Which explorer actually landed and collected data on what would later become the United States of America? a) Chris Columbus b) Amerigo Vespucci c) Vasco de Gama 6) Which conquistador overthrew the Aztecs with cunning , skill, and disease? a) Hernando Cortes b) Amerigo Vespucci c) Frank Pizarro 7) Which conquistador overthrew the Incas with cunning, skill, and disease? a) Hernando Cortes b) Amerigo Vespucci c) Frank Pizarro 8) What reasons did the Europeans have for sailing to the "new world" a) spread religion, fight Crusades, find a waterway to Asia b) find a waterway to Asia, spread religion, expand trade/empire c) find new spice, find gold, spread disease to create immunity 9) What was the Northwest Passage? a) a waterway through North America to Asia b) a waterway through South America to Asia c) a waterway around Africa to India/Asia 10) Where did the French establish trading posts and colonies? a) United States b) Central America c) Canada
European Exploration of the Americas
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