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WH test questions Birth of modern europe/french revolution

Thomas Hobbes
which enlightened thinker thought all men were inherently evil and needed a powerful government to control them
Jean Jacques rousseau
Which enlightened thinker believed that a social contract existed between the government and the people who allowed the government to exist
Adam smith
the greatest economist who developed the principle ideas of capitalism was ...
Alliance of 1778
the agreement in which France supplied American colonies with support for their war against Britain
Treaty of Paris
It officially ended the conflict between the colonies and Britain
Jean Paul Marat
the most influential voice amongst the people for the growing violence in the French Revolution before the Reign of Terror
Louis XVI attempted to flee Austria in hopes of starting a new life after the revolution (true or false)
In the 16th century, the Holy Roman empire was governed by a powerful dynasty in the __________
Amergio Vespucci
who explored much of the new world, especially in South America
Ferdinand Magellan
He never completed his voyage but his crew was first to circumnavigate the globe..
The Spanish weren't notorious for ill treatment of natives and did little to help (true or false)
The selling of Africans into slavery was a commercial practice began by European traders (True or false)
The council of trent adjusted traditional catholic theology and corrected the church's corruptive abuses (true or false)