What was a major result of European age of exploration was?
European influence spread to the Western Hemisphere .
The Age of Exploration brought out four European Great Powers. In the beginning, Spain and Portugal were the only explorers and claimed the most land. But then, France and Great Britain also became major players. In the end, Great Britain was the most powerful country. So throughout the period of exploration, power shifted from Spain to Great Britain.
Which era marked the beginning of European exploration and conquests in the Americas and the rise of a more interconnected global economy?
The so-called Age of Exploration was a period from the early 15th century and continuing into the early 17th century, during which European ships were traveled around the world to search for new trading routes and partners to feed burgeoning capitalism in Europe. A final result of exploration was a new economic policy called mercantilism. European rulers believed that piling up wealth was the best way to build their countries' power. For this reason, they…
The Ottoman Empire did not contribute directly to the Age of Exploration and the Ottomans fielded no ships over the Atlantic. However, the Ottoman Empire had the indirect impact of cutting off all direct European trade routes to East Asia, prompting Europeans to search for a sea-route to East Asia. This is what led to the Age of Exploration.