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1 CHAPTER 3 LESSON 4 NOTES COMPLETED BY GROUPS IN CLASS By: Hannah Nash, Bryson F., Andrew W., Breanne.T 1. What was the northwest passage and who searched for the new route? The North West passage was a route between Europe and Asia people were looking for the northwest passage because what ever country who found it first would get great riches and spices. The explorers tried to go through the Americas. The explorers also tried to go around the Americas. The search was in the 1500s 2.Why did France go to the Americas? The French King was one of the people that wanted to find the north west passage, which was through North America In 1514 he sent Giovanni da verrazano to find it Giovanni da Verrazano set out in 1524 he landed in march on what today is North Carolina He met different American tribs some tribes were not very friendly 3. What was the Hudson s Voyages? Henry Hudson was a paid explorer. On his first voyages he landed on island east of Greenland He was trying to find the north west passage, he failed he was paid by The Dutch East India company for is third voyage on his third voyage he named a river after himself, The Hudson River and claimed in entire river was for the Dutch rulers. 4.Why did Hudson's last voyage end in mutiny? He was set at drift with 8 other men because he forced them through a sea of ice. Hudson's last voyage ended in mutiny because he

2 sent the ship through an sea of ice. No one saw Hudson or the 8 other men ever again. 5.Who is Verrazano 1. What was the Northwest Passage? 1.The Spanish came back from the Americas with treasure chests full of silver and gold. 1. Many countries were still trying to find a quicker route to Asia so they could gain wealth. 1.the Spanish ruled over a very large and rich empire 2. Who was searching for a new route? 2.The other European countries thought of following Magellan's route. 2.Many people thought that Asia might be reached more easily. reach 2. There were stories that there was a Northwest Passage that could be followed to Asia. 2.It was said whatever country controlled this trade route could start a large new empire. 3. Who were Verrazano and Cartier? 3. In 1524 the French king sent an explorer named Giovanni De Verrazano to find the Northwest passage through North America. 3. Verrazano set sail in January 1524, he landed on the coast of what is now called North Carolina in early March. 4. Why were the French in North America? 4.Along his rote he found lots of Native Americans some were friendly and some weren't. 4.Verrazano did not go further north than Newfoundland. 4. He made two more trips but found no passage 4. In 1534 king Francis sent Jacques Cartier to search for gold and the Northwest Passage. 4. On his first voyage, he discovered the St. Lawrence River and on his second he traveled up it but was forced to turn back because of rapids. 4.In the end Cartier never discovered a good route to Cathay but after his voyages other explorers knew more about North America.

3 What was Hudson's voyage? 5. In 1600 sailing and exploring was a big deal. 5. An English explorer named Henry Hudson made four voyages in search of the Northwest Passage. 5. His first voyage was in For months he studied a river which is now in New York and named it after himself (the Hudson river.) How did the voyage end in mutiny? 6. In 1610 a English company paid for Hudson's last journey 6. His boat became frozen in the ice and all his sailors rebelled. 6. After rebelling, they sent Hudson adrift in a small boat and he was never seen again. 6. Hudson claimed land around the Hudson bay for the English. 6. He spent 3 whole days exploring a lake now known as present day east-centennial Canada, north of present day Ontario and west of Quebec By: Aiden, Theone, JuJu, and Owen By: Logan, David, Jillian, Anna 1. What was the Northwest Passage?

4 The Northwest passage is a shortcut the the rulers of other European countries Who was Verrazano and Cartier and why was the French in North America? The French King, one of the many Europeans rulers, wanted to find the North West Passage. So he sent,verrazano, an Italian sailor to find it. He sailed out on He landed on the coast of what is now North Carolina. He landed in early march. Jacques Cartier was a french navigator.king Francis sent Jacques Cartier to look for the Northwe d not pass the river rapids so he turned back. Cartier went to the St. Lawrence River again in 1541 but did not find the Northwest Passage. Trying to bring back gold to the king Cartier sailed up the river what is now Quebec. What were Hudsonson s Voyages? By the 1600 s exploring was a big thing to do. The kings and queens were no longer paying for the expeditions. The Europeans trading companies sent explorers to search for the North Passage. An English explorer named Henry Hudson went on for voyages to search for the north west passage. A company in England paid for two of the expeditions that Henry went on. Henry s first voyage was in 1608 and he reached an island east of Greenland. Next, he sailed north to the Arctic Ocean and failed to find the North west passage. The dutch paid for his third expedition and Henry spent a month exploring a river what is now New York and named it after his self and claimed entire place for the dutch. European trading companies also began sending explorers to look for the North West Passag e. They wanted to set up trade routes. Hudson spent a month exploring a river in what is now called New York. He named the river after himself and claimed the Hudson River for the rulers of Dutch. In What voyage ends in mutiny In 1610 a English company paid for Hudson's last voyage he took. Hudson sailed along the Northern coast along north America to the bay that is his name Hudson Bay. In November Hudson s ship got frozen in the ice. After the cold winter and much were

5 suffering from the cold. His crew mutinied they sent Hudson away with eight crew members away in a small boat. They were never seen again. By: Jamie, Rachel, Jack, Cameron Chapter 3 lesson 4 notes 1.What was the Northwest Passage? many people thought that Asia might be reached more easily by sailing through north America. the first to find the waterway would control the new trade with Europe and Asia then they would become rich. Verrazano met different native American tribes. verrazano did not sail any farther north than Newfoundland. By the early 1500 s Spain ruled large a rich empire on these trips they searched for the costlines of the Americas. In 1541 Cartier visited the st. Lawrence river again but he didn't find the northwest passage. 1.What was the Northwest passage? 1.The Northwest Passage is a shortcut to Asia that the Spanish found. 1. people searched for it for hundreds of years to find the Northwest Passage. 2.What was the new route to Asia? 2.The route is called the Northwest Passage. 2.If you were the first person to find the passage, you would earn great riches Who is Verrazano and Cartier? 3.Verrazno was an Italian sailor sent by the French king, Francis 1 to find the Northwest Passage 3. Cartier like Verrazno was sent by Francis to find the Northwest Passage. He was also asked to search for gold. he traveled up the St. Lawrence river and claimed all the land around for France. He had to turn back at rapids.he didn t find one thing that he was looking for.

6 4.Why did the French go to North America? 4.The French went to North America because they wanted to find the Northwest Passage before all the others countries did. 4.Also they wanted to find more riches. 5.Where were Hudson s voyages? 5.Hudson s voyages were for when he was looking for the Northwest Passage. 5. When Hudson was looking for the passage, he had to go on four voyages. 5.He had a river named after him. 6.What voyage ends in mutiny? 6.Hudson s voyage ended in mutiny because the crew got mad at him and eight other people, so they got put on a small boat and floated away, they were never seen again. By: Luke B, Noah A, Noah D and Lauren F. =] By: Seth, Alex, Alden, Brooke What was the Northwest passage? 1. In the 1500s Spain ruled over a large and very rich empire. 1.Other country's tried to find a better route to Asia so they could get a lot of money. 1.New expedition also added to Spain's growing and claim 2.What was the route to Asia? 2. The search began 1500 s and lasted for hundreds of years 2. The Journey around South America to Asia it was long and dangerous 2. Searching for a new route 2.Many people thought Asia could be reached more easily by sailing through or around North America. 2.European countries sent explorers to look for the Northwest Passage. 2.The first country to find the waterway would control an important new trade. 3.Who were Verrazano and Cartier? 3.Francis the first sent Giovanni da Verrazano an Italian sailor to find the Northwest Passage. 3. Verrazano made two voyages to the Americas to try and find a water route to Asia 3.Verrazano set sail in The king told Cartier to look for gold on the way 4.What were the French doing in North America? 4.Verrazano landed on the coast of what is now North Carolina in early March. 4.Verrazano met different Native American tribes, but could not speak their language, some of

7 the tribes were friendly others were not, so he did not sail any farther north than Newfoundland. 4.Cartier sailed up the St. Lawrence River 4.Cartier claimed the land for France 4. In 1541 Cartier visited the St. Lawrence river 3 times and was never able to find gold and the Northwest Passage 5.What was the Hudson s Voyages? 5.The people of that time wanted to look for the Northwest Passage,to set up trade routes 5.In 1608 Henry Hudson made his first voyage he reached an island east of Greenland 5. Henry Hudson explored a river called the Hudson River named after him one month 5.Henry Hudson made four voyages in search of the Northtwest Passage 5.In the 1600 s expeditions were very popular. 5.On Hudson s third voyage he spent a month exploring a river of what is now New York 6.Why did the Voyage End in Mutiny? 6.He explored a large bay called Hudson Bay on his last voyage,presents day Ontario, Canada 6.In 1610 a company paid for Hudson s last voyage. 6.Hudson claimed the land around it for England. 6. By November Hudson s ship was frozen to ice. 6.His crew sent Hudson and a eight of his crew members of a drift in a small boat, he and his those men were never seen again.

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