← Absolute monarchs Test
4 Written Questions
3 Multiple Choice Questions
- Claims to be the sun king. Taught many expensive wars. Moved his palace to versatiles. Was advised by Jean baptist colbert.
- assisted Louis in achieving his goals and believed in the theory of mercantilism and who to prevent wealth from leaving the country and tried to make Franch self-sufficient
- This began the Bourbon Dynasty in France. He came to power after his cousin, Henry III, was assassinated in 1589. Huguenot was a politique as well- he valued political peace above religious unity. In 1593, he abjured Protestantism and embraced the traditional religion of France, the religion of the majority in France- Catholicism. He passed the Edict of Nantes, increasing Protestants' rights in France. He was assassinated by a Catholic fanatic in 1610.
3 True/False Questions
Frederick the great → This was the empress of Russia who continued Peter's goal to Westernizing Russia, created a new law code, and greatly expanded Russia
Peter the great( Peter romanov) → King of Prussia (1740-1786). Successful in the War of the Austrian Succession (1740-1748) and the Seven Years' War (1756-1763), he brought Prussia great military prestige in Europe. Invited heugenots to Prussia and resulted in an increase in the Prussian army. Military genius
Charles v → Goal was to restore the catholic church. Sends the Spanish armada to England as an effort to force the nation back to catholicism