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5 Matching questions

  1. the fronde
  2. putting out system
  3. meritocracy
  4. the great elector
  5. ghettos
  1. a the belief that rulers should be chosen for their superior abilities and not because of their wealth or birth
  2. b the name given to Frederick William who was on the greatest Hohenzollerns. He reorganized the armies into one strong force and improved tax and encouraged agriculture, industry, and transportation
  3. c system of merchant-capitalists "putting out" raw materials to cottage workers for processing and payment that was fully developed in England
  4. d a french rebellion that was caused by Mazarin's attempt to increase royal revenue and expand state bureaucracy, caused Louis XIV to distrust the state and turn to absolutism
  5. e Sections of towns and cities in which Jews were forced to live.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. This was the Catholic king of England after Charles II that granted everyone religious freedom and even appointed Roman Catholics to positions in the army and government, King of England, Scotland, and Ireland (1685-1688). The last Stuart king to rule both England and Scotland, he was overthrown by his son-in-law William of Orange
  2. 1773, tried to restore traditional system with rights for peasants
  3. A machine that turns the energy released by burning fuel into motion. Thomas Newcomen built the first crude but workable steam engine in 1712. James Watt vastly improved his device in the 1760s and 1770s. Steam power was then applied to machinery. (607)
  4. King William and Queen Mary accepted this document in 1689. It guaranteed certain rights to English citizens and declared that elections for Parliament would happen frequently. By accepting this document, they supported a limited monarchy, a system in which they shared their power with Parliament and the people.
  5. jews separated as distinct group of people, religiously and legally

5 True/False questions

  1. charles IIKing of England, Scotland, and Ireland (1660-1685) who reigned during the Restoration, a period of expanding trade and colonization as well as strong opposition to Catholicism


  2. great northern warThis was the queen of Austria as a result of the Pragmatic Sanction. She limited the papacy's political influence in Austria, strengthened her central bureaucracy and cautiously reduced the power that nobles had over their serfs had to fight of prussia as son as she assended the throne


  3. absolutismGuards of the Moscow palace during the Romanov Dynasy who rulers faced the constant threat of mutany from


  4. hohenzollern dynastyA Prussian dynasty that would emerge Prussia as a powerful German state bcs of land inheritance


  5. revocation of edict of nantesIn October 1685, Louis XIV, the grandson of Henry IV, renounced the Edict and declared Protestantism illegal with the Edict of Fontainebleau. This act, commonly called the revocation of the Edict of Nantes, had very damaging results for France.