5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Baroque palaces
- Serfdom in Russia
- Russian Orthodox Church
- Pugachev's Rebellion
- a 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
- b feudal system, the use of serfs to work the land in return for protection against barbarian invasions
- c This was the royal dynasty of Austria that ruled over a vast part of Central Europe while battling with the Turks over Hungary
- d The church of Russia, branch of; supported the Tsar; There was a gap between poor parish peasants and rich bishops
- e open symmetrical layout with 3 wings.
lofty complex roofs, very large and romanticized, meant to appear wealthy
5 Multiple choice questions
- the part of Austria that Frederick the Great captured, violating the Pragmatic Sanction, and it started the War of Austrian Succession
- 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
- a Turkish sultanate of southwestern Asia and northeastern Africa and southeastern Europe; created by the Ottoman Turks in the 13th century and lasted until the end of World War I; although initially small it expanded until it superseded the Byzantine Empire
- ruled Russia from 1762 to 1796, added new lands to Russia, encouraged science, art, lierature, Russia became one of Europe's most powerful nations
- 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.
5 True/False questions
Window on the West/St. Petersburg → Warm water port. Peter the Great's access from Russia into the world. Helped westernize Russia.
Absolutism in Eastern Europe → • 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.
Stenka Razin/Cossack → feudal system, the use of serfs to work the land in return for protection against barbarian invasions
Maria Theresa → This 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
Ivan III → the part of Austria that Frederick the Great captured, violating the Pragmatic Sanction, and it started the War of Austrian Succession