Mason Baur Feb 13th

Christopher Columbus

Who Inspired Columbus? -Marko Polo

Who financed Columbus trip? -Spain

How many ships did he set sail? -3

What year did he make his first Voyage? -Aug 3rd, 1492

Vasco de Gama

What year did he set sail? -July 8th, 1497

What was the first to do? -1st Portuguise to reach india

How many miles did he travel? -24,000

How many sailors started with him? -170

How many sailors ended with him? -54


What did he study? -Map making and navigation

Where is his passage? -South america /straight of magellan

How did he change the world? -1st person to sail the world