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  1. Russian Orthodox Church
  2. Pugachev's Rebellion
  3. Old Believers
  4. Frederick William I
  5. Window on the West/St. Petersburg
  1. a Russians who refused to accept the ecclesiastical (church) reforms of Alexis Romanov (17th century); many exiled to Siberia or southern Russia, where they became part of Russian colonization.
  2. b Warm water port. Peter the Great's access from Russia into the world. Helped westernize Russia.
  3. c Emelyan Pugachev promised the serfs land of their own and freedom from their lords, initiating a peasant revolt, the largest of the 18th century. Crushed by Catherine who consequently put more restraints on the serfs
  4. d THE GREAT ELECTOR. 1st Prussian ruler; unites Brandenburg and other states to form Prussia; runs state as if it were army; builds civil service based on military
  5. e The church of Russia, branch of; supported the Tsar; There was a gap between poor parish peasants and rich bishops

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. feudal system, the use of serfs to work the land in return for protection against barbarian invasions
  2. He was the head of the Orthodox Church from 1652-1667. He came from peasant descent. He was very educated. He demanded to share authority with the Tsar. The Tsar was mad and broke with Nikon. The Tsar exiled Nikon to a remote monastery. Before that he had a thoroughgoing reform of Russian Orthodox texts and rituals.
  3. • The Rise of Brandenburg - Prussia.
    - Hohenzollern Family - controlled both states.
    - Ruled by an "Imperial Elector" (used to help choose who become the H.R.E.)
    • Eventually band together and become one.
  4. Prussian king of the 18th century; attempted to introduce Enlightenment reforms into Germany; built on military and bureaucratic foundations of his predecessors; introduced freedom of religion; increased state control of economy.
  5. ruled Russia from 1762 to 1796, added new lands to Russia, encouraged science, art, lierature, Russia became one of Europe's most powerful nations

5 True/False questions

  1. Silesia"Ivan the Great". The first true Russian ruler who who started calling himself czar. He made the final break from the Mongols in 1480 and started a long line of rulers.

          

  2. Peter the GreatPrussian king of the 18th century; attempted to introduce Enlightenment reforms into Germany; built on military and bureaucratic foundations of his predecessors; introduced freedom of religion; increased state control of economy.

          

  3. Ottoman Empire"Ivan the Great". The first true Russian ruler who who started calling himself czar. He made the final break from the Mongols in 1480 and started a long line of rulers.

          

  4. Maria Theresa(1672-1725) Russian tsar (r. 1689-1725). He enthusiastically introduced Western languages and technologies to the Russian elite, moving the capital from Moscow to the new city of St. Petersburg.

          

  5. CossacksThis was the royal dynasty of Austria that ruled over a vast part of Central Europe while battling with the Turks over Hungary