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1

1497?

John Cabot steps foot on America

2

1588?

Spanish Armada is defeated

3

1607?

Puritans land in Jamestown

4

1620?

Pilgrims land in Plymouth

5

1692?

Salem witch trials

6

1775?

Battle of Lexington and concord

7

1776?

Decleration of independence

8

1783?

Treaty of Paris signed

9

Who was the alqaeda leader

Osama bin laden

10

Where was al Qaeda

Taliban

11

What's fanatical extremist

When a persons belief pushes them to violence on innocent people

12

Who was the first European to travel the length of Asia

Marco Polo

13

What does Renaissance mean

Rebirth of learning

14

What Italian explorer sailed for Spain and realized America wasn't Asia

Amerigo Vespucci

15

Who landed in Florida and searched for fountain of youth

Leon

16

What is the fist permanent European settlement in new world

St Augustine

17

French claimed what?

Northwest passage

18

Who was the father of New France

Samuel da Champlain

19

Where was Leif Ericsson from

Scandinavia

20

Who originally landed on the Bahamas

Columbus

21

First permanent French settlement in new world

Quebec

22

Spanish conquerors?

Conquistadors

23

Who died before his crew sailed around the world but still got credit

Magellan

24

French Protestants?

Huguenots

25

What state was president George w bush in when the first plane hit

Florida

26

Who was the president of Afghanistan

Karzai

27

Several business,me investing in signal company to support colonizing adventures?

Joint stock company

28

1sterkamey English settlement in new world

Jamestown

29

Pilgrims were discontent with ______ of England

Church

30

Puritans wanted to ______ church

Purify & make more biblical