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What is an absolute monarch?
A king or queen with complete authority over the government

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What is the Sun King?
Louis XIV was also known as this after he declared, "I am the state."

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What is a cabinet?
Parliamentary advisors to the king who in time gained official status

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What is France?
This Catholic country was clearly a winner when the Thirty Years' War ended

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Who is Phillip II?
This Spanish king provided the "muscle" for the Catholic Church as he provided men, arms, and money to fight Protestants all over Europe

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What is divine right?
The belief that a ruler’s authority comes directly from God

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What is the Palace of Versailles?
The extravagant palace Louis XIV built 12 miles outside of Paris

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Who is Oliver Cromwell?
Leader of the supporters of Parliament during which the English Civil War, who went on to lead the short-lived Commonwealth

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What is Peace of Westphalia?
This series of treaties ended the Thirty Years' War

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Who is Elizabeth I?
Philip II's most powerful Protestant rival

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What is the Spanish Armada?
The lighter and faster English ships were successful in defeating this when they encountered it in 1588

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What is the levee?
This ritual of helping to dress to the king help Louis XIV keep his nobles in their place

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Who are the Roundheads?
During the English Civil War, supporters of King Charles I were called Cavaliers who fought Oliver Cromwell and these supporters of Parliment

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What is Defenestration of Prague?
The event where Protestant noblemen threw two royal officials of Emperor Freniard out of a window.

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Who is Charles I?
Stuart monarch who dissolved Parliament, and then lost his head

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What is the Hapsburg Empire?
Charles I of Spain changed his name to Charles V when he came to rule this empire.

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Who is Henry IV
This Protestant king of France converted to Catholicism

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What is the Glorious Revolution?
This bloodless event saw the overthrow of James II in favor of his Protestant daughter Mary and her husband William

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What is the balance of powers?
A distribution of military and economic power among nations to prevent any one country from becoming too strong.

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Who is Fredrick the II or Fredrick the Great?
Became king of Prussia in 1740 after his strict father raised him in military values

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What is mercantilism?
This economic policy strengthen national economies by exporting more goods that were imported

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What is the Estates General?
This medieval French council never meant between 1614 and 1789?

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What is the English Bill of Rights?
This document starts' "Whereas, the late King James II did endeavor to subvert and extirpate the Protestant religion and the laws and liberties of this kingdom."

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What is Silesia?
The Austrian province where Frederick II of Prussia seized Hapsburg lands

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Who is Henry IV?
This monarch issued the Edict of Nantes, which granted religious toleration to Huguenots

Unit 3 Age of Absolutism

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