Biographical InformationJames Cook was born in marton in yorkshiregreat britan. In 1771 he became a captain.In 1771 he went on his first big adventure totahiti and after completed that was asked tocome home but do
Biographical Informationa little exploring on the way and ended upby the great barior reaf and then discoviredgreenland In 1776 he went on his third bigadventure looking for the north westpassage. In 1778 he visited
Biographical InformationHawaii briefly.In 1779 he died.
MotivationHe knew that the war was coming so hestarted as acrew man and got promoted tocaptain. The king and queen picked himbeacuse of his incredibly acurat maps. Theobjectives for each mission where to findnew places.
Exploration informationJames Cook discovered Cook Inlet. JamesCook discovered Hawaii. James Cookrepresented great britan. He was the firstperson to cross the attic circle. He went toAustralia and new Zealand.
Time Line 1728-James Cook was born in marton inYorkshire Great Britan. 1746-James Cookbegan in the coal trade business as a crewman.-1768 James Cook went on his first bigadventure to Venus.
Time Line1771 James Cook became a captain.-1772James Cook went on his second bigadventure.-1776 He went on his third bigadventure looking for the northwestpassage.
Time Line1778 James Cook visits Hawaii briefly.-1779He returns to Hawaii where some of thelocals think that he is a god.-1779 Febuary14th he dies in Hawaii after th locals foundout he wasnt a god.
LocationsJames Cook went to NewZealand,Autralia,Alaska,South Sandwichislands,Tahiti,and Hawaii.
Facts on his crewSurfing was first recorded by lieutenantJames King of captain Cooks crew. Shortlyafter James Cooks death lieutenant JamesKing became captain and lead the crew toHawaii one last time.
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