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Question: Which of these explorers was the first person to reach the South pole?


  1.  Roald Amundsen
  2.  Richard Byrd
  3.  Sir Walter Scott
  4.  Richard Peary

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1. Roald Amundsen

Roald Amundsen was the first person to reach the South pole.

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Roald Amundsen was a Norwegian explorer of polar regions. His full name was Roald Engelbregt Gravning Amundsen. He was a significant figure of the period known as the Heroic Age of Antarctic Exploration.

Beating his British rival Robert Falcon Scott, he becomes the first explorer to reach the South Pole.

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