Like this study set? Create a free account to save it.

Sign up for an account

Already have a Quizlet account? .

Create an account


Absolute Monarchy

where a ruler is not limited to the constitution or law

Limited monarchy

a monarchy in which the ruler is limited by the constitution or law

Divine right

a belief that a monarch rule comes directly form god, not form the consent of people

English Bill of Rights

a statement of subject's rights and of the relationships of parliament to the monarchy.

Habeas corpus

a Latin term for a legal requirement that a person cannot be held in prison without being charged with specific crime

Act of Settlement

the act of settlement said that no roman catholic could be come king of England meaning James the 2 could not become king


the English republic declared by Oliver commonwealth.

oliver cromwell( lord protector)

leader of revolutionary army, defeats Charles army, captures beheads king. So becomes the head of the commonwealth, republic that replaced the kings- then later declared himself the lord protector.

William & Mary

in 1689 William and Mary take the throne. Also, with their army they forced James the second out was forced of the throne.

Stuart kings -Charles II, James 2

son of charles the first he is asked to retake the monarchy fter Cromwell dies and charles the second is more tolerant with more religions also opens the theaters which at time were very popular- very popular. Born of Charles 2 marreid to roman catholic and opointed R.C. to government(parliament angry) parliament makes deal with w and m of orange

Please allow access to your computer’s microphone to use Voice Recording.

Having trouble? Click here for help.

We can’t access your microphone!

Click the icon above to update your browser permissions and try again


Reload the page to try again!


Press Cmd-0 to reset your zoom

Press Ctrl-0 to reset your zoom

It looks like your browser might be zoomed in or out. Your browser needs to be zoomed to a normal size to record audio.

Please upgrade Flash or install Chrome
to use Voice Recording.

For more help, see our troubleshooting page.

Your microphone is muted

For help fixing this issue, see this FAQ.

Star this term

You can study starred terms together

Voice Recording