u.s history - section 2
3 ships columbus sailed ?
Nina, Pinta and Santa Maria
what did columbus bring with him ?
90 sailors ; a yrs worth if supplies
columbus saw what in 1492 ?
saw the bahamas but called it "the island san salvador
second island columbus found ?
columbus died :
how many times did columbus make journeys to america ?
he made three more journeys
line of demarcation :
IS THE LINE THAT divided the atlantic ocean
Treaty of Tordesillas :
when portugal moved live of demarcation 800 miles west
Aemergio Vespucci :
sails from spain to south america
Vasco Nunez de Balboa :
set eyes on the pacific ocean (1513)
Ferdinand Magellan :
portugese navigator sailing from spain to the east coast
Ferdinand dies :
in a battle in the Philippines
journey was 40,000 miles long
columbian exchange :
when you take plants to the old world from new world