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  1. fought for freedom of speech and religion
  2. gov. should have separation of powers
  3. practice where one government department (monarch/dictator) has total power over the whole country
  4. The Palace at Versailles; nobles forced to live and work here, intendants given more power = less power to nobles and more to himself
  5. ended war between France and Spanish Netherlands (France gained region and several towns)
  1. a What was the Treaty of Nijmegen?
  2. b What were the main ideas of Montesquieu?
  3. c What were the main ideas of Voltaire?
  4. d How did Louis XIV control his nobility?
  5. e What is absolutism?

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. What occurred during James II's reign of England?
  2. Why were Zheng He's voyages stopped?
  3. What were Galileo's discoveries?
  4. What were Prince *HENRY's contributions to Portugal?
  5. Who was Tycho Brahe?

5 True/False Questions

  1. *Who became the first Ming emperor?


  2. speedy trial; laws for order (not revenge!); against cruel punishment; degree of punishment depends on crimeWhat were the main ideas of Beccaria?


  3. (not a monarch)
    abolished monarchy and House of Lords; constitution drafted then destroyed = military dictator; crushed Ireland rebellion; promoted Puritan morality and abolished "sinful activities"; welcomed all regions (Jews!) except Catholics
    What occurred during William and Mary's reign of England?


  4. Zheng HeWho became the first Ming emperor?


  5. trial before Inquisition; church threatens torture = agrees his findings are false; house arrest until deathWhat happened to Galileo when he contradicted the church?


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