← Absolute monarchs Test
4 Written Questions
3 Multiple Choice Questions
- czar of Russia who introduced ideas from western Europe to reform the government. Went incognito to bring back ideas from western European nations to Russia . Very tall man
- This was the man who influenced the power of King Louis XIII the most and tried to make France an absolute monarchy. Advised Louis xiii because he was to young
- 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
Louis xiv → Claims to be the sun king. Taught many expensive wars. Moved his palace to versatiles. Was advised by Jean baptist colbert.
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