Medival period 500-1500 AD followed the fall of the Roman Empire.
War that increased trade between Asian and Europe
Disease that killed 1/3 of the population in Europe
Movement that stareted in Italy. Explosion of art, writing, and thought.
The study of human potential.
Wrote the 95 theses
Headed Church of England
Daughter of Henry & restored Protestant Church
Predestination / Creator of Calvinism
Taught that the authority of the Bible was higher than that of the Pope
means overlord or the one with power.
Former constantinople city. Now capital of Ottoman Empire
Nomads who invaded the INdian Subcontinent in the 16th century and established a powerful empire there.
Dynasty in China, dominant power in Asia.
Avoiding political or military involvement with other countries.
Law-making body of England
Removed James II from power.
Palace of Versailles
Louis XIV's palace that represented his absolute power.
Peter the Great
Russia's greatest reformer.
English Civil War
War between supporters of the king and supporters of Parliament.
Scholars published works that challenged the beliefs of ancient thinkers and the church.
Polish astronomer who pushed the heliocentric theory.
The theory that the sun is the center of the universe.
Planets traveled in elliptical orbits.
Studied Planets with a telescope.
Time of illumination, made everyone think rationally.
Wrote "Leviathon" believed in a social contract
Belief that in order to not have a bleek life, one will have to give up rights.
"Life, liberty, and property" rebel against bad government
Philosopher that believed in tolerance, reason, freedom of religon, and freedom of speach.
3 large social classes.
King of France during the French Revolution.
French fort turned into prison. Stormed by the peasants that began the Franch Revolution.
Device used to behead people.
Reign of Terror
Time of great confusion, disorder, fear, and mass executions in France.
Colonists who were born in Spain.
A colonist who was born in Latin America to Spanish parents.
A person mixed European and African ancestry.
Former slave who liberated Haiti from France.
Creole who liberated Mexico from Spain.