Absolute Monarchies


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King Carl
The king/absolute monarch of Classroomia who gets his power from God (divine right of kings)
Divine right of kings
The belief that a monarch's right to rule, authority, and power came from God.
People who live under a king/queen/absolute monarch
Small areas of land controlled by knights/lords in the king's stead (the king still had ultimate power) who handled more of the daily issues
King Carl II
The son of King Carl who ruled Classroomia after his father resigned, a right that the subjects believed he got from God when he was born (divine right of kings)