Test 1 Study Guide Ch. 21-23, 29
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In the novel, Don Quixote de la Mancha, who was the main character and what did he do?
_________________________ is the magnificent palace built for Louis XIV.
Government agents who collected taxes and administered justice were known as _________________________.
_________________________ was the conflict that made France the most powerful country in Europe.
Who fought against Catholics in eight wars in France between 1562 and 1598?
Who was the king who increased the power of the intendants at the expense of the nobility.
_______________________ was the minister to Louis XIV whose policies drove nobles to rebel against the boy king.
Most of the early battles of the Thirty Years' War were won by the ______________________.
Frederick II came to power as the ___________________________.
In Europe, the Seven Years' War resulted in what?
What concept was the belief in "divine right" used to support?
Which war was sparked by religious conflict and resulted in the increased power of France, the weakening of Spain
and Austria, and the devastation of Germany?
William and Mary took power of England after which revolution?
What were some of Philip II's accomplishments as king of Spain?
Which French king became the most powerful ruler and boasted "I am the state"?
European monarchs became absolute rulers in response to what?
What type of government did the United Provinces of the Netherlands establish after the Dutch gained their freedom
What did Isaac Newton explain?
The heliocentric, or sun-centered, theory was proposed by _____________________________.
In general, the philosophers believed what ideas?
The idea of a direct democracy is explained in what document?
The Declaration of Independence was written by _______________________________________.
The Bill of Rights was influenced by ________________________________.
Who owned most of the territory west of the Mississippi in 1783?
The American Revolution was influenced by _______________________________.
What is the sequence of steps used in the scientific process…, identify / name them.
What was the law of universal gravitation?
What did the American colonists protest by boycotting British manufactured goods?
Which document stated that "men are born and remain free and equal in rights"?
In what year did Napoleon sell the Louisiana Territory to the United States?
Which countries made up the Triple Alliance?
Which nation pushed the U.S. to enter WWI?
Why did Russia leave the war?
What were the Fourteen Points?
Who was forced to assume sole responsibility for the war under the Treaty of Versailles?
What did the policy of unrestricted submarine warfare refer to?
What events occurred after the Americans joined the war?
What was trench warfare intended to accomplish?
The system of rationing was designed to limit ________________________________________.
Propaganda during World War I was to used for what reason?
The Zimmerman note, which pushed the United States to enter the war, exposed the German plan to do what?
The armistice signed near Paris in November 1918 brought an end to __________________________.
What did Woodrow Wilson’s 14th point proposed?
In __________, Thomas Jefferson who was charged with drafting a document gave the colonies its independence.
In _________, the U.S. Constitution was written.
Which document oulined and explained the new government and the division of power in the newly created
government of the colonies?
In ____________, the first ten amendments to the constitution known as the Bill of Rights were ratified.
Central Powers was created by which countries?