AP World History Ch. 21
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The system of social organization in France would have placed the clergy in
the first estate
Support for the Haitian revolution was found in the gens de couleur, who were
free men and women of color in Haiti
Which 1770 event radicalized public opinion throughout the American colonies?
The "Boston Massacre"
In the Constitution, slaves were counted as three-fifths of a person
to give southern states more representatives.
As a result of the French Revolution, King Louis XVI was
After his escape from Elba, Napoleon was defeated at the Battle of
Napoleon's plans for European conquest were held in check by the naval supremacy of
Which French Estate declared itself to be the National Assembly?
Women helped disseminate new political ideas by
All of these
The revolutions of 1848 were widespread across Europe and were inspired by
the desire for democratic reforms and national self-determination.
Napoleon won the support of the peasantry and the middle class by
rewriting French law to assert equality in law and protection of property.
The Enlightenment's intellectual ferment most deeply influenced the
When the Parisian crowd marched to Versailles, it
demanded the return of the royal family to Paris.
Which of the following was not one of the major eighteenth-century wars in Europe?
Thirty Years War
Which Amerindian chief drove the British from some western outposts at the end of the Seven Years War?
The end of the Reign of Terror came in 1794 when
Robespierre was arrested and executed by conservatives in the Convention.
What two related problems did the British face after defeating the French in 1763?
Limiting settlement in Amerindian lands and imposing taxes
Common Sense, the pamphlet that stirred up anti-British sentiment on the eve of the American Revolution, was written by
King Louis XVI lost his authority in France when it was taken in 1792 by which agency?
The Legislative Assembly
At Yorktown, the British general Cornwallis
surrendered to General Washington.
The Enlightenment was the intellectual movement in which
the methods and questions of the Scientific Revolution were applied to human society.
The Jacobin members of the National Convention were
The Battle of Saratoga in 1777 was crucial because it
brought the French into the war.
The Declaration of the Rights of Man was
a contract between the king and the National Assembly outlining certain rights.
The Proclamation of 1763 was the British attempt to
limit western expansion by colonists to land under their control.
In the eighteenth century, the common people of Europe sometimes expressed outrage over
violations of popular customs.
The Tennis Court Oath was
the declaration by the Third Estate that they would not convene again without a constitution.
The Constitutional Convention of 1787 is called "the Second American Revolution" because
the delegates pushed aside the announced purpose and in secret wrote a new constitution.
In 1787, King Louis XVI called a meeting of the Estates General, the French national legislature, because
the French elite would not consent to new taxes.
Saint Domingue was most important to France because
it generated one-third of all French foreign trade.
The French Revolution
did not create an enduring form of representative democracy.
In response to economic depression, hunger, and high bread prices in 1789, a Parisian crowd
attacked the Bastille.
The Congress of Vienna was
a meeting of delegates from Britain, Austria, Russia, and other European countries to restore order in post-Napoleonic Europe.
Napoleon's invasion of ____ led to his decline.
The British had significant allies during the American Revolution, including the
Mohawks, led by Joseph Brant.
In 1830, Greece won its independence from the
Robespierre was a member of which political party?
Enlightenment reformers sought to ban numerous folk traditions like harvest festivals or religious holidays because
they were a reminder of daily drudgery.
Who was François Dominique Toussaint L'Ouverture?
The leader of a slave revolt in Saint Domingue
One of Rousseau's most radical ideas was that government
authority rested on the consent of the governed.
Napoleon's rise to power marked another modern form of government called
Which of the following would John Locke have argued?
People have the right to rebellion.
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