USI 4a Exploration
Age of Exploration
Reasons for Exploration by European Countries
Major European countries were in competition to extend their power into North America and claim the land as their own.
Why did European countries compete for power in North America?
Motivations for exploration
A motivation is a reason to do something! What is something that motivates you?
Gold, Natural Resources, and Trade
Competition for Empire
Belief that their culture was more superior (the best!)
Obstacles for Exploration
Obstacle is something that gets in your way! What are some obstacles you face?
Poor maps and navigation tools
Accomplishments of Exploration
An accomplishment is something that you completed. What is an accomplishment you are most proud of?