For the most part, Europeans began exploring because of the necessity of trade. A rise of the middle class on that continent made certain hard to get items rise in demand.
He was an English explorer exploring for the Dutch.
has been to suffer at the hands of Europeans in America.
To start off, the only reason Europeans specifically, the Spanish and Portuguese, explored the new world was to find a water passage to Asia so that they could avoid the long journey around Africa and to India. However as time progressed and new lands discovered it became clear that the Americas blocked a quick and easy path to the Orient (Asia). As a result, Europeans began exploring the lands of North and South America, finding gold and silver which attracted many other settlers from Europe. Europeans also began the cultivation of cash crops such as tobacco and cotton, and hunted otters and beavers for their furs which could fetch high values back in Europe
WHAT TWO TECHNOLOGICAL ADVANTAGES EUROPEANS HAD OVER THE AFRICANSWhere guns and steam engines
Riches, Knowledge, and power.
Europeans could begin exploring the world
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The ship, sail and compass
To find a sea route to the spices of Asia To find gold, silver, and precious stones. To expand their knowledge of the world.
They WERE able, they chose not to.
wealthy and christianity
what is the answer pleas tell me
Europeans found wealth in any new countries in the form of exploitable resources.