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Spartan555
 2 years ago
Did the vikings ever go to the USA?
Spartan555
 2 years ago
Did the vikings ever go to the USA?

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Miss_Deva
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1It is believed that the Vikings reached Newfoundland around the year 1000 CE. . So yes, the vikings did go to the US.

morganb
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0The vikings went to the continent, but at the time the USA did not exist. So, technically, no.

Miss_Deva
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1@morganb That is true but you have to remember that the land that they reached is now present day known as the US. It's the same land, just different name. So technically, yes they did go to the US. ;)

morganb
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0But it wasn't the US at the time, they did visit America, but not the US

Miss_Deva
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1@morganb America is the US and he was asking if they visit the US, so the answer is still yes,they did indeed visit the US. :)

Miss_Deva
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1@morganb And it really doesn't matter if it wasn't called the US at the time, it' still the same land, just different name.

Bourne
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0It is known that the Vikings reached what is now Canada. There is some evidence that they also reached the Chesapeake Bay area  which is the US now, I think  but it's not certain.
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