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Who built the palace of Versailles?

Louis XIV

Why did he build the palace of Versailles?

He wanted to show off his wealth and power, & to keep an eye on the nobles

Where was the Palace if Versailles built?

Versailles, France

Why did the Renaissance start in Northern Italy?

Italian City States were wealthy from trade

What is a manor? (feudal manor)

An isolated and independent mansion where wealthy people resided

At the end of the 17th Century, the most powerful person was whom?

The Pope

Renaissance art was..

3 Dimensional, more Realism, and it used Perspective

Why did Kiev Russia split?

They split because of ICONS


a conventional religious painting in oil on a small wooden panel

Luther was against the selling of..


Most important thing in a feudal society, socially?

Religion and the Church.

What did Machiavelli write?
what was it about?

The Prince; Politics

Why was the Magna Carta important?

It stated that the King was not above the Law

Who signed the Magna Carta?

King John

As a result of the crusades, did kings grow stronger?


As a result of the crusades, did trade increase?


How would you describe the science, and geography of the Muslim Empire?

They were awesome at it

Absolute Rulers claimed to have..

Divine Right

What impact did the Mongols have on Russia?

They made Russia a trading Empire

The Shiites and the Sunnis fought about..

who should be the ruler

Where was the Protestant reformation popular?

Germany, Prussia

How were Chinese cities in t he Golden Age?

overcrowded, poverty, but rich people had it pretty good

The Byzantine Empire was successful because..

They Controlled trade routes, and had a good army

Henry VII left the Church because..

He wanted to divorce his ife to have a son

Justinian Code

an organized collection and explanation of roman laws for use by the byzantine empire; positive thing

Who were serfs?

Slaves that were tied to the land

Crusaders were NOT motivated by..

Feeling sympathy for Muslims

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