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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

Magellan

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