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Christopher Columbus Amerigo Vespucci Vasco Nunez de Balboa Juan Ponce de Leon Ferdinand Magellan _____First European to set eyes on the Pacific Ocean_____ _____Sailed around South America to reach Asia_____ _____Sailed west in 1492 seeking an ocean route to Asia_____

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Christopher columbus amerigo vespucci vasco nunez de balboa juan ponce de leon ferdinand magellan

Christopher Columbus

Amerigo Vespucci

Vasco Nunez de Balboa

Juan Ponce de Leon

Ferdinand Magellan

_____First European to set eyes on the Pacific Ocean_____

_____Sailed around South America to reach Asia_____

_____Sailed west in 1492 seeking an ocean route to Asia_____

_____Was searching for the Fountain of Youth_____

_____Italian cartographer than sailed for Portugal_____


Christopher columbus amerigo vespucci vasco nunez de balboa juan ponce de leon ferdinand magellan

Christopher Columbus

Amerigo Vespucci

Vasco Nunez de Balboa

Juan Ponce de Leon

Ferdinand Magellan

_____Proved that America was a new continent_____

_____Name was Cristoforo Colombo in his native language_____

_____Established a settlement for Spain in Puerto Rico_____

_____Called the Pacific Ocean the “South Sea”_____

____Changed the name of the “South Sea” to Pacific Ocean_____


Christopher columbus amerigo vespucci vasco nunez de balboa juan ponce de leon ferdinand magellan

Aztec

Inca

Spain

Portugal

Brazil

_____Could claim land East of Line of Demarcation_____

_____Could claim land West of Line of Demarcation_____

_____Conquered by Hernando Cortes_____

_____Conquered by Francisco Pizarro_____

____Claimed by Pedro Cabral for his home country_____


Christopher columbus amerigo vespucci vasco nunez de balboa juan ponce de leon ferdinand magellan

Christopher Columbus

Amerigo Vespucci

Vasco Nunez de Balboa

Juan Ponce de Leon

Ferdinand Magellan


Christopher columbus amerigo vespucci vasco nunez de balboa juan ponce de leon ferdinand magellan

Aztec

Brazil

Inca

Portugal

Spain


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