1. When was Christopher Columbus born?
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2. When was the Portuguese discovery of Cape Bojador?
3. Which Portuguese explorer was the first to travel around the southern tip of Africa in 1448?
- Vasco da Gama
- Pedro Cabral
- Bartholomew Diaz
- Prince Henry 'the Navigator'
4. In the 1430's, which was the strongest and most important trading state?
5. The Kingdom of Castile (Spain) was largely...
- a land-based empire
- superior to Portugal
- a series of trading and staging posts