Explain the major developments in Europe that enabled the Age of Exploration.

1. Understand the diversity of societies in the Americas before the arrival of the Europeans.2. Explain the major developments in Europe that enabled the Age of Exploration.CHAPTER 21. Identify Britain’s reasons for establishing colonies in North America.2. Examine the similarities and differences of the various regions and colonies prior to 1700.CHAPTER 31. Discuss the major factors that contributed to the demographic changes in the English colonies during the eighteenth century.2. Examine the roles of women in English colonial society.