Famous Explorers

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Can you name the Famous Explorers?

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found and claimed rich fishing grounds off Newfoundland
sailed around the Cape of Good Hope to reach India
sailed around the Cape of Good Hope but could not reach India
traveled across Panama to the Pacific Ocean
although he thought he would arrive in China, he actually reached the Caribbean
explored the St. Laurence River
explored the Hudson River
first to circumnavigate the globe
after Magellan, sailed around the tip of South America
educated captains and crews for long voyages, financed many overseas explorations

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