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Divine Right Theory
This suggested that god had placed them on the throne
They sought to enhance the grandeur and status of their nation through military conquest, and economic development
Act of Supremacy
Made King Henry VII head of the Church of England
Jean Baptiste Colbert
He helped pay for both the construction of, and the lifestyle of versailles without raising taxes. The finance minister
Warships that was sent by Phlip to crush the English
Leader of the english and leader of the Round Heads
Were led by Cromwell
Troops made up of nobles and peasant
Cromwell and the Parliament ruled the country from 1649-1600 in an era
When William of Orange over took the english throne from James II
Granted the Calvinist Protestant of France
Edict of Nantes
Emperor of Russia
Yes he rule was successful he ruled for 72 years. During his range he built Versailles. His family name was Dieudonne.
Yes, Henry was successful in restoring power and stability of the England monarchy. He was most remembered for having many different wives just trying to have a baby boy. He was a Tudor. His range was 52 years.
Yes, Elizabeth was a very successful queen. She was loved by many. She never married anyone she just kept the men at bay(not saying no but not saying yes) She was the last of the Tudor. She was queen for 5o years.
No, Mary 1 was not successful. She killed over 800 people and no one liked her as queen. She was a Tudor. She was queen for 5 years. Her nickname is bloody Mary.
Yes, he was successful. The era of Philip II for all of it's problems, is considered a Golden Age of Spain. The navy was considered the most modern and powerful fighting force in the world.
No, Ivan was not successful leader. He was really nice and happy when he was married to his first wife but when she died he went mad again killing people and he even killed his son. He then remarried 7 times but was never truly happy. The last few years of his life consumed of guilt and grief from killing his son. Was apart of the Tsar. He ruled for 65 years.
Ivan the Terrible
Yes, Peter was successful leader. He ruled with his half brother Ivan V. He was part of the Tsar dynasty.
Peter the great
What are the 5 roadblocks to an Absolute Monarch's power? Explain each.
Ages of rulers
Catherine of Aragon
They had a son but he only lasted 2 months
They had daughter and her name was Mary 1 and later on became known as bloody mary because she killed many people
They has a daughter and her name was Elizabeth and after Mary 1 was killed Elizabeth became queen and she was one of England's best queens.
Anne Boleyn got her head chopped off.
Name the wives and 2 important facts about each
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