Monday, July 7, 2014

Important Geographical Discoveries and their Discoverers

Geogrpahical Discoveries has always been an important part of any Competitive exams. If you don't know about these discoveries and their discoverers, you are likely to miss few marks in upcoming SSC exams. Today we are providing you a list of Important Geopgrpahical Discoveries and their Discoverers. Just check this list and try to remember their names.

  1. Christopher Columbus (Italian)................... America
  2. Vasco da Gama (Portuguese) ...... Sea route to India
  3. John Cabot (British) ....................... New foundland
  4. Pedro Alvarez Cabral (Portuguese)................. Brazil
  5. Tasman (Dutch)--------- Island of Tasmania & New Zealand
  6. Captian Cook (British)---- . Sandwich (Hawaiin) Islands
  7. Robert Peary (USA)............................... North Pole
  8. Amundsun (Norway) ............................. South Pole
  9. Ferdinand de Lesseps (Designed) .......... Suez Canal
  10. David Livingstone (British) ................ Victoria Falls
  11. Bartholomew Diaz (Portuguese)....... Cape of Good Hope
  12. Norseman Eric ........................................... Greenland
  13. Leif Ericsson ....................................... North America
  14. Mungo park ............................... Nigeria river in Africa
  15. Richard Francis Burton ..................... Lake Tanganyika
  16. Henry Hudson ....................................... Hudson Bay
  17. Gobot Sebastian ................................ New Foundland
  18. Marco Polo ..................................................... China
  19. Kepler .......................................................... Planets

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