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This English Queen restored Catholicism to England. What was her nickname and why?
"Bloody Mary" because of her executions
This Queen was called the "Virgin Queen"
Queen Elizabeth I
Who were the two main powers that fought in the Freach & Indian War?
British America & New France
Which side did the American Indians side with and why?
They protected native land : France
How did Great Britain pay for the war? What was the result?
Collected taxes resulted in debt
Who was Thomas Hobbes and how didhe view the government?
Thought people were naturally evil and wicked ; all power to King & Queen
Who was John Locke and how did he view the government?
Thought people had natural rights ; can form the government
Who wrote about how government should have three branches with checksand balances?
What kind of people made up the First, Second and Third Estates in France?
1st - Church Officials
2nd - Nobility
3rd - Commoners
What was the Tennis Court Oath?
A collective oath "not to separate and reassemble wherever circumstances require".
What was the Franch reaction to the American Revolution?
France was an ally
Who was Macimilien Robespierre and what was the "Reign of Terror"?
France politic Maximllien Robespierre leader of region of terror; period of violence
What was the main way to execute prisoners during the "Reign of Terror"?
What is Nationalism and give one modern day ex of Nationalism.
Napoleon started losing battles to Spain and Austria because they were using gurrilla warfare tactics. What is guerrilla warfare?
Who was the Persiswnt of the U.S during WWI?
What were the causes of WWI?
What was the MAJOR event that led to WWI?
Explain what trench warfare was like.
What was Zimmerman Note?
How did the Treaty of Versaillies indirectlt led to WWII?
What is totalitarianism?
Name the dictators of Italy, Germany, and Russia during WWII?
What type of dictatorship does the government own everthing?
Hilter's beliefs included his violent hatred for these peopl?
German was tactic that used speed and surprised movement?
What treaty were many of the AXIS power upset about?
This event in the US led to economies plumming and umemployment rates rising across the world?
What is appeasement and which leader used this policy before Britain entered WWII?
What event pushed the U.S into WWII?
Who are the "Big Three"?
What was the turning poiny in the war in the Pacific? Hwy was it important?
What main event ended in American furing WWII?
Name of attack where the Allies invaded the beaches of Normandy, Franc.
What is V-E Day?
Name of top secret project that developed the atomis bomb for the U.S.
Which U.S president made the decision to drop the atomic bomb on Japan?
Name of the two cities that the US used the atomic bomb on.
What is V-J Day?
What is genocide?
What is anti- Semitism?
What was the largest of the Nazi death camps?
What was the name of the troals where German leaders were tried for war crimes?
What 2 superpowers was Cold War between?
What are two other names Russia was known as during the Cold War
What were the 2 ideologies at tco flict during Cold War?
What was the name of the theory that decribed the fear once a contry fell communism, all contries will fall comminism
What did churchill term Russia in his speech about the Cold War?
What is the MAD Teory?
What alliance did the democratics countries form during the Cold War?
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