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Christopher Columbus Facts

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3.the number of hours a crew member worked at one time
7.the direction of the sea route he wanted to find to Asia
8.a part of their diet (a food they ate)
12.what Columbus thought he had reached
13.1506 Columbus _________ in Spain
14.the other of the two continents that were unknown at the time
15.what Columbus landed on in 1492
17.one of two continents that were unknown at that time
20.how old he was when he first went to sea
21.they also ate fresh-caught ________
22.the country that agreed to sponsor him in 1485
25.the country he first asked to sponsor him and they said no
26.a third job of the crew: pumping the _______
27.the ships traveled approximately 150 _______ per day
29.the title given to him by King Ferdinand and Queen Isabella
31.what lay in the ocean between Spain and China
33.the country where he was born in 1451
34.the second of the ships he sailed with
36.to help establish the Americas, he ________ the route that he sailed
37.the number of months it took to spot land
40.a second job of the crew: working the _________
41.one job of the crew: cleaning the _______
42.Columbus died still believing he had reached __________
1.things that the sailors believed in that probably weren't true
2.another food that they ate (hint: think what mice eat)
4.they believed that the earth was ____________
5.his son's name
6.the third of the ships that he sailed with
9.what he called the island's inhabitants where he landed
10.he felt he was a failure because he didn't found this country
11.where he believed he sailed to
16.the first explorer to discover a _____ ___________ to America
17.what he named where he landed
18.the ocean he made voyages across
19.another part of their diet (a drink)
23.they believed that the sea was full of __________
24.what land he discovered
28.the ocean that was also unknown in the 1400's
30.an open ___________ on the deck was where the sailors cooked their meals
32.what the crew used to tell what direction they were going
35.how many more voyages he made
36.obstacle: danger of no ___________
38.the place that he wanted to find a sea route to
39.the first of the ships he sailed with

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