Two explorers who crossed the Rocky Mountains were ----.
- Lewis and Clark
- Pike and Jefferson
- Columbus and Ponce de Leon
President ---- sent Lewis and Clark to explore the Northwest.
Lewis and Clark were given the assignment to look for the beginnings of the ---- River.
Lewis and Clark were asked to find a way ---- .
- to the Atlantic Ocean
- through the Rocky Mountains to the Pacific Ocean
- to Mexico City
Select one thing Lewis and Clark were NOT supposed to do on the trip.
- learn about the Native Americans
- find out about plants, animals, and minerals
- find the Grand Canyon
- make maps
A Native American woman named ---- helped guide Lewis and Clark to the Rocky Mountains.
- Wilma Mankiller
- Pine Leaf
An explorer in the Northwest Territory was ----.
Pike traveled to Santa Fe in New Mexico and talked to the ---- settlers asking if they would like to trade with the Americans to the east.
Zebulon ---- found a mountain reaching 14,115 feet above sea level in the southern Front Range of the Rocky Mountains and named it after himself.
- La Salle