WONDER #2381: What Happened to Explorer John Cabot?

Question 1 of 3

This Wonder was mostly about...

  1. John Cabot, who was one of the first European to land in North America.
  2. the travels of Christopher Columbus in 1492.
  3. how the ships of early explorers were built.
  4. Cabot Strait, which was named for explorer John Cabot.

Question 2 of 3

What causes most people to think John Cabot was lost at sea?

  1. A letter in a bottle made it back saying the ship was in trouble.
  2. His shipwreck was found years later with no people in sight.
  3. Most people do not think John Cabot was lost at sea.
  4. His ships ran into a bad storm after setting sail, and the ship he was on was never seen again.

Question 3 of 3

John Cabot arrived in North America on the ship _______________.

  1. Pinta
  2. Titanic
  3. Matthew
  4. USS Constitution

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