Geography Quiz / Where Were These Explorers Born?

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Can you name the nationalities of these explorers who went to areas their countries had not yet before known?

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ExplorerNationalityWhat He Explored
Ferdinand MagellanPhilippines; Circumnavigation (his crew)
Francis DrakeCaribbean
Henry HudsonNorthwest Passage; Hudson Bay
Vasco da GamaEurope to India sea route
Jacques CartierSt. Lawrence River
Jacques CousteauOceans and Seas
Roald AmundsenSouth Pole, Antarctica
Samuel de ChamplainQuebec
James CookOceania
Eric the RedGreenland
Marco PoloChina and Mongol Empire
Walter RaleighVirginia

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