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Portugal Begins the Age of Exploration
The Age of Exploration:
You will learn about the Age of Exploration. Beginning in the 1400s, European explorers went on great voyages of discovery.
Causes of European Exploration
European explorers sought wealth and land for
their monarchs and themselves
, and adventure. They also wanted to spread Christianity. A number of advances in knowledge and technology made their journeys possible.
Begins the Age of Exploration
In the early 1400s, under the leadership of Prince Henry "the
," the Portuguese became the first to purposefully explore the seas beyond Europe. They explored Africa’s coasts, charted
a sea route to South Asia
, and claimed Brazil for Portugal.
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