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Set Sail with Columbus
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How many voyages did Christopher Columbus make to the New World?
  • one
  • two
  • three
  • four
What was the name of Columbus’ flagship on his 1492 voyage?
  • Santa Maria
  • Nina
  • Pinta
  • Santa Clara
. For what county did Columbus sail?
  • England
  • Spain
  • Portugal
  • Italy
Name the monarchs who supported Columbus’ quest.
  • William & Mary
  • Victoria & Albert
  • Elizabeth & Philip
  • Isabella & Ferdinand
The 1893 World's Colombian Exposition is commemorated on U.S. quarter and half dollar coins. Where was the Exposition held?
  • New York
  • Boston
  • Chicago
  • Philadelphia
Columbus never abandoned his belief that he had reached this continent.
  • South America
  • Australia
  • Asia
  • Africa
What title did the queen give Columbus?
  • Admiral of the Indies
  • Admiral of the Ocean Seas
  • Admiral of the World
  • Admiral of the Americas
On a 1992 commemorative dollar, what image is combined with that of the Santa Maria?
  • Space Shuttle Discovery
  • cruise ship
  • Native American dugout
  • U.S.S. Constitution
Columbus’ crest is pictured on a 1992 commemorative gold $5. Which of these elements are part of his crest?
  • castle
  • five golden anchors
  • lion
  • all of the above
What U.S. Mint facility struck the 1992 commemorative half dollar and dollar?
  • San Francisco
  • Philidelphia
  • Denver
  • West Point
Commemorative half dollars were sold at the World’s Colombian Exposition in 1893. For how much did they sell?
  • 50 cents
  • 75 cents
  • $1
  • $2
Commemorative quarter dollars were sold at the World’s Colombian Exposition in 1893. What was their original price tag?
  • 25 cents
  • 50 cents
  • 75 cents
  • $1
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