explorers smore

by sol

Christopher Columbus

Who financed Columbus trip?
*King and Queen of Spain.
How many ships set sail?
*3 ships.
Why was Columbus arrested?
*Ruling like a mad man.
What year did he make his first voyage?

Vasco De Gama

What year did he set sail?
How many miles did he travel?
*24,000 miles
How many sailors started with him?
*170 men.
How many sailors ended with him?
*55 men.
What did he have with him on his trip?
*his goods.


What did he study?
*Astronomy and Navigation
Where did he find a passage?
*From the Atlantic to The Pacific Ocean.
How did he change the world?
*Confirmed that it was a globe.