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English explorers of north America. By: Alex Ross. John Cabot. He was the first English explorer to reach north America. He sailed on the Matthew On his first voyage he only had 35 other people with him He did two voyages On his second voyage he met some Indians.

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English explorers of north america

English explorers of north America

By: Alex Ross


John cabot

John Cabot

  • He was the first English explorer to reach north America.

  • He sailed on the Matthew

  • On his first voyage he only had 35 other people with him

  • He did two voyages

  • On his second voyage he met some Indians.

  • His first voyage was in 1497.

  • He did not find Asia.

  • He landed at Newfoundland in Canada.


Martin frobisher

Martin Frobisher

  • He was a pirate.

  • He wanted to find the northwest passage

  • He was the first European to se an Eskimo.

  • He made three voyages.

  • He thought that he had found gold but it really was not gold.

  • He landed in Canada

  • He was sponsored by queen Elizabeth theI

  • He died fighting the Spanish in France


Sir francis drake

Sir Francis drake

  • He was a privateer for England.

  • He was the second person to sail around the world.

  • He raided spanish ships and towns.

  • He discovered california.

  • He made a fort in california.

  • He helped repel the spanish armada.

  • He was a great leader

  • His sponsoror was queen elizabeth the I


Henry hudson

Henry hudson

  • He tried to sail through the north pole.

  • He also tried to sail over russia but ended up going to america.

  • He sailed down the hudson river as far as albany.

  • After that, he discovered the hudson bay.

  • His crew muntunied and left him in the hudson bay.

  • His sponsorors were the muscovy and dutch east indiacomponies.


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