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Can you name the Explorers of the World?

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First European to reach North American mainlandNorse
Traveled to the Far East to ChinaItalian
First European to round the Cape of Good HopePortuguese
Made 4 voyages to West Indies and Caribbean IslandsItalian
Explored the shores of Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, and LabradorItalian
First to travel to East Indies around AfricaPortuguese
Commanded first globe circling voyagePortuguese
Traveled St. Lawrence RiverFrench
Explored American Southeast-Discovered the Mississippi RiverSpanish
First Englishman to sail around the world Claimed California for EnglandEnglish
Explored eastern coast of North America, Reached Lake ChamplainFrench
Explored Hudson Bay, Hudson River, and Hudson StraitEnglish

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