Columbus Santa Maria Nina Pinta Parts of Ship 1pt 1 pt 1 pt 1pt 1 pt 2 pt 2 pt 2pt 2pt 2 pt 3 pt 3 pt 3 pt 3 pt 3 pt 4 pt 4 pt 4pt 4 pt 4pt 5pt 5 pt 5 pt 5 pt 5 pt October 12, 1492 What is the date Columbus arrived in the Caribbean Islands? Genoa, Italy What is the city where Columbus was born? Queen Isabella and King Ferdinand Who are the Spanish rulers that gave Columbus money to take the voyage? Santa Maria What is the ship that Columbus was captain of? August 3, 1492 What is the date Columbus left from Spain? Largest of the three ships that Columbus took across the ocean What is the Santa Maria? 100 tons What is the weight of the Santa Maria? Christopher Columbus Who was the captain of the Santa Maria? 40 men What is the number of men aboard the Santa Maria? Did not return from the first voyage What is the state of the Santa Maria? The smallest of the three ships What is the Nina? Four What is the number of sails on the Nina? 50 or 60 tons What is the weight of the Nina? Vincente Anes Pinzon Who was the captain of the Nina? caravel What is the Nina’s type of ship? The medium-sized ship of Columbus’s voyage What is the Pinta? Martin Pinzon Who was the captain of the Pinta? 70 tons What is the weight of the Pinta? Three sails What is the number of sails the Pinta may have had? The fastest of the ships What is the speed of the Pinta? Columbus ate, slept, and worked here What is the captain’s cabin Firebox What is another word for a stove? Holds up the sails What is a mast? Food, supplies and water are kept here What is the hold? Steerage What is the place where the crew steered the ship?