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5 Matching questions

  1. Stenka Razin/Cossack
  2. Absolutism in Eastern Europe
  3. Cossacks
  4. Serfdom in Russia
  5. Window on the West/St. Petersburg
  1. a peasants recruited to migrate to newly seized lands in Russia, particularly in south; combined agriculture with military conquests; spurred additional frontier conquests and settlements.
  2. b Led a Cossack revolt in 1670 and 1671, he moved up the Volga river and gained masses of peasant supporters as they killed nobility and Landlords. Finally defeated by the government nobles further enserfed the peasants , holding down the peasants and holding them back from rebellion became the primary concern and responsibility of the nobility.
  3. c • The Rise of Brandenburg - Prussia.
    - Hohenzollern Family - controlled both states.
    - Ruled by an "Imperial Elector" (used to help choose who become the H.R.E.)
    • Eventually band together and become one.
  4. d Warm water port. Peter the Great's access from Russia into the world. Helped westernize Russia.
  5. e feudal system, the use of serfs to work the land in return for protection against barbarian invasions

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. Emelyan Pugachev promised the serfs land of their own and freedom from their lords, initiating a peasant revolt, the largest of the 18th century. Crushed by Catherine who consequently put more restraints on the serfs
  2. open symmetrical layout with 3 wings.
    lofty complex roofs, very large and romanticized, meant to appear wealthy
  3. This was the queen of Austria as a result of the Pragmatic Sanction. She limited the papacy's political influence in Austria, strengthened her central bureaucracy and cautiously reduced the power that nobles had over their serfs
  4. formed most of the population, and only owned 40% of land; food shortages caused them to lose more money; had to pay rent on the land they worked; ready for a revolution
  5. ruled Russia from 1762 to 1796, added new lands to Russia, encouraged science, art, lierature, Russia became one of Europe's most powerful nations

5 True/False questions

  1. HapsburgsThis was the royal dynasty of Austria that ruled over a vast part of Central Europe while battling with the Turks over Hungary

          

  2. Ottoman Empirea Turkish sultanate of southwestern Asia and northeastern Africa and southeastern Europe; created by the Ottoman Turks in the 13th century and lasted until the end of World War I; although initially small it expanded until it superseded the Byzantine Empire

          

  3. Russian Orthodox ChurchThe church of Russia, branch of; supported the Tsar; There was a gap between poor parish peasants and rich bishops

          

  4. Old BelieversThis was the queen of Austria as a result of the Pragmatic Sanction. She limited the papacy's political influence in Austria, strengthened her central bureaucracy and cautiously reduced the power that nobles had over their serfs

          

  5. Partition of Polanddivision of Polish territory among Russia, Prussia, and Austria in 1772, 1793, and 1795; eliminated Poland as independent state; part of expansion of Russian influence in eastern Europe.

          

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