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Jacques Marquette & Louis Jolliet

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Transcript of Jacques Marquette & Louis Jolliet

Jacques Marquette & Louis Jolliet
Born: 1637-1675
Childhood/growing up: born in Laon, France, moved to Quebec, Canada in 1666.
Areas explored: Mississippi River
Highlights and lowlights:
highlights: one of the first to follow course of the river
found . He learned many lindian langueages. cathlioc missionary . He stayed by Lake Michigan .
Born: 1645-1700
Childhood/growing up:born near Quebec City and raised in Jesuit seminary.
Areas explored: Mississippi and the Great Lakes, explored other parts of canada such as Labrador and Hudsom Bay .
Highlights and Lowlights:
highlights: explored the Great Lakes, 1672 Jolliet was named leader of expidetion that explored northeren part of Mississsippi river, crossed Lake Michigan, explored Fox and Wisconsin Rivers .Jollliet returned to Quebec.
lowlights: on his way back his canoe thurned over and all his precoius maps and journals of his trips were lost.
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"Explorers of the Millennium" 9-4-13 <library.thinkquest.org/explorers.htm>
"Googleimages" 9-4-13

This is a map of the route that Marquette and Joliette.
This is them and thier crew on a canoe down the Mississippi River.
Jacques Marquette & Louis Jolliet
QUIZ !!!!!!!
1. How many places total has Marquette and Juliette vistited?
A. 6
B. 10
C. 5
2. Were did they go together?
A. the south pole
B. the Mississippi river
C. the north pole
D. Great lake.
3. when was Marquette born?
D.2000- 2011
C.1795- 2000
4. Where was Jolliet born?
A. near Quebec City
B. In tucson AZ
C. In Laon, France,
D. In Phoenix
5. When did Jolliet die?
A. 1669
C. 1700
6. Where was Jolliet raised?
A. Laon,France
B. Quebec City
C. Jesuit seminary
D. Mississippi River
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