Western Europe
Eastern Europe
Vocab
Battles and Treaties
Miscellaneous

100

The Sun King. Built Versailles
Who is Louis XIV

100

Holy Roman Emperor who tried to gain more control over the German states. Denied at the peace of Westphalia
Who is Ferdinand II

100

A person who has total life or death control over their subjects
Who is an absolute monarch

100

The Thirty Years War
What is the Peace of Westphalia

100

The Northern Dutch Provinces won their freedom from
What is Spain

200

Holy Roman Emperor who stepped down and divided his empire between his son and his brother
Who is Charles V

200

Doubled the size of the Prussian army. Obedience and discipline were key to him
Who is Frederick William I

200

The right to rule comes from God
What is Divine Right

200

The War of Spanish Succession
What is the Peace of Utrecht

200

This was an attempt to end the religious civil war in France
What is the Edict of Nantes

300

Queen of England who supported Protestant rebellions in Catholic areas. Defeated the Spanish Armada
Who is Elizabeth I

300

Took Silesia and then divided up Poland. Started the war of Austrian Succession
Who is Frederick the Great

300

A French Protestant
What is a huguenot

300

The war of Austrian Succession
What is the treaty of Aix-la-Chapelle

300

Attempt by the Spanish to end English assistance to Protestants and to solidify the hold of Catholicism in Europe
What is the Spanish Armada

400

Issued the Edict of Nantes. Became Henry IV
Who is Henry of Navarre.

400

Leader of Austria after Charles VI. Won the support of the Hungarian nobles by granting them rights
Who is Maria Theresa

400

Absolute Monarchs in Russia
What is a czar/tsar

400

Allowed the German princes to choose their own religion.
What is the Peace of Augsburg

400

3
What is many times was Poland divided until it ceased to exist.

500

Advisor to Louis XIII. Mercantilist. Let nobles buy power
Who is Cardinal Richelieu

500

Not born Russian, but won a warm water port for Russia.
Who is Catherine the Great

500

An assembly of nobles in Poland and the HRE. Made laws and decided on taxation.
What is a Diet

500

The 7 Years War/French and Indian War
What is the Peace of Paris

500

Peter the Great’s main purpose in visiting Western Europe
What is to learn about Western Technology