Age of Exploration (Part 4) Ferdinand Magellan

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Junior Certificate History (Age of Exploration) Quiz on Age of Exploration (Part 4) Ferdinand Magellan, created by Ger McCabe Kelly on 02/16/2017.

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Question 1

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Ferdinand Magellan was born in Portugal in?
Answer
  • 1480
  • 1519
  • 1580

Question 2

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Charles I of Spain commissioned Ferdinand to find a route to the Spice Islands (Moluccas)
Answer
  • True
  • False

Question 3

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Ferdinand left the port of [blank_start]Seville[blank_end] on 26th September [blank_start]1519[blank_end] with [blank_start]270[blank_end] men and [blank_start]5[blank_end] ships.
Answer
  • Seville
  • Sargossa
  • 1519
  • 1569
  • 270
  • 2700
  • 5
  • 25

Question 4

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Name the ships that Ferdinand brought with him on the voyage.
Answer
  • San Antonio
  • Concepcion
  • Victoria
  • Santiago
  • Trinidad
  • The Duck
  • The Bat
  • Rosbercon

Question 5

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On 22nd May the [blank_start]Santiago[blank_end] was shipwrecked In October [blank_start]1520[blank_end] they finally found the bottom of [blank_start]South America[blank_end] (now known as the [blank_start]Straits of Magellan[blank_end]). It took 2 [blank_start]months[blank_end] to pass the Strait. The [blank_start]San Antonio[blank_end] abandoned the fleet an sailed back to Spain.
Answer
  • Santiago
  • The Duck
  • 1520
  • 1570
  • South America
  • South Africa
  • Straits of Magellan
  • Straits of Columbus
  • months
  • years
  • San Antonio
  • The Bat

Question 6

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Once they passed the Straits of Magellan they entered the Atlantic Ocean.
Answer
  • True
  • False

Question 7

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In March 1521 Ferdinand and his remaining ships landed in the [blank_start]Philippines[blank_end].
Answer
  • Philippines
  • Canary Islands
  • Gold Coast

Question 8

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In return for [blank_start]supplies[blank_end] from a local tribe Ferdinand helped a local Chief in a war. Magellan was [blank_start]killed[blank_end]. From the initial fleet of 5 ships and 270 men they returned to [blank_start]Spain[blank_end] on 6th September [blank_start]1522[blank_end] with [blank_start]1[blank_end] ship and [blank_start]19[blank_end] men.
Answer
  • supplies
  • gold
  • killed
  • injured
  • Spain
  • Italy
  • 1522
  • 1572
  • 1
  • 4
  • 19
  • 119

Question 9

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Ferdinand Magellan was the first man to lead a fleet to [blank_start]circumnavigate[blank_end] the globe.
Answer
  • circumnavigate
  • circumvent
  • circumference
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