The Explorers

by Shivani Patel

Christopher Columbus

-He was a good Navigator.
-Queen Isabella financed his trip.
-He sailed total 3 ships.
-Landed in Bahamas.

Vasco de Gama

-Sailed from Lisbon.
-Traveled 24,000 miles.
-Rewarded for another successful voyage.
-170 men sailed with him.
-54 men returned with him.

Ferdinand Magellan

-Studied astronomy and navigation for 2 years.
-Financed from Spain.
-Got hit by a poison arrow.