← The Enlightenment Test
5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Napoleon Bonaparte
- Isaac Newton
- The Globe
French general who became emperor of the French (1769-1821); Overthrew French Directory in 1799 and became emperor of the French in 1804. Failed to defeat Great Britain and was abdicated in 1814. Returned to power briefly in 1815 but was defeated and died in exile; Le Petit Corporal
many territories and peoples controlled by one government
system of settling new lands that remain under the government of their native land; example: European explorers occupying foreign lands for their native countries
English mathematician and physicist that realized that there are natural laws or forces that rule behavior of the universe; developed laws of motion and gravity
William Shakespeare's theater in London; 3 stories high and had 20 sides so it was almost round
5 Multiple Choice Questions
A policy in which a strong nation seeks to dominate other countries poitically, socially, and economically (page 193 of your textbook)
the concept that there is a universal order built into nature that can guide moral thinking; forces that rule the behavior of the universe
- King of France (1774-1792). In 1789 he summoned the Estates-General (tried to lock out the assembly), he did not grant the reforms that were demanded and revolution followed. He and his queen, Marie Antoinette, were executed in 1793 by beheading.
Enlightenment thinker that believed that government should run on separation of powers, checks and balances
Enlightenment philosopher who believed that everyone is born good, but civilization corrupts people. He believed that the titles of nobility should be abolished and that governments should use direct democracy. "Man is born free, and everywhere he is in chains."
5 True/False Questions
of or relating to fabrics or fabric making; cloth making; this type of factory became much more common during the Industrial Revolution
Henry VIII →
They call me a terrible and cruel King. Ok... I executed (had killed) anyone who disagreed with me (including two of my own wives!) Who am I?
Napoleonic Code →
This was the civil code put out by a french general that granted equality of all male citizens before the law and granted absolute security of wealth and private property. It also secured this by creating the Bank of France which loyally served the interests of both the state and the people
Taxation without representation →
For hundreds of years people of Medieval Europe made their ideas about science fit religious beliefs or teachings of the Catholic Church; with this time period people began looking at how the universe really works based on science
Constitutional Monarchy →
A King or Queen is the official head of state but power is limited by a constitution.