French Revolution
Napoleon
Wildcard
Latin American Revolutions
Italian/German Unification
100

French society before the revolution was called the _________ system

Estates

100

Was Napoleon an absolute ruler or a constitutional ruler?

An argument to be made for both!

100

What was the tool used to decapitate victims during the French Revolution?

The guillotine 

100

Who was considered the "George Washington" of Latin American Revolutions in South America? Hint: He is from Colombia and Bolivia is named after him!

Simon Bolivar 

100
Before 1870, were Italy and Germany unified countries or a collection of independent states?

Collection of independent states!

200

After the king is executed, we enter an era of French history where executions are common and the RADICALS are in control. This is called the what?

The reign of terror

200

What title did Napoleon crown himself as in 1804? This set the precedent for his desire as an absolute ruler.

Emperor of France
200

True or False: There are more estimated trees on Earth than there are observable stars in the sky.

True! 
200

Miguel Hidalgo was mostly known as the leader for independence in what country?

Mexico

200

What is it called when individual states join together to create a single centralized government/nation?

Unification


300

What was a major goal of the French Revolution?

-Overthrow the king

-Reform the government

-Make a better life for French citizens

300
After returning from war in 1799, Napoleon staged an overthrow of the French government. This was called a what?
A coup d'├ętat
300

Who led the Haitian revolution?

Touissant L'Overture

300
After the Haitian revolution, Haiti became the first country to do/to be what?
Lead by former slaves, abolish slavery
300

What were Girabaldi's Red Shirts fighting for?

To help unify Italy under one banner

400
What event in which peasants forcefully stormed a French armory, marks the beginning of the French Revolution?

The storming of the Bastille. 

400

Despite his many victories, Napoleon was eventually defeated at the battle of ________, where his empire crumbled. 

Waterloo

400

Joe Biden is currently what number president of the united states?

46th

400

What European country was the main colonizer of Latin America

400

What were some of the main motivations behind Italian/German unification?

Nationalism

Enlightenment ideas

Desire for more power

Desire for easier government structure

500

What were two major causes of the French Revolution?

-Massive wealth inequality

- Poor crop harvest left many peasants starving

-High taxes on poor peasants

-Unequal representation in government

-An example had been set in the United States

500

What was the goals of the Congress of Vienna AND why did they meet in the first place?

WHY: Because Napoleon had completely changed the balance of power in Europe and was now out of the picture

WHAT: 

-Return the balance of power in Europe

-Restore the old monarchies of Europe

500

If someone gives birth to septuplets, how many kids are they having?

7 kids! 



ouch

500

What was the Peninsular system and who made up what class?

Pennisulare- Born in Spain

Creole- Spanish parents but born in colonies

Mestizo/Mulatto-Mixed spanish/native

Native American/African Slaves

500

What is the main idea of Realpolitik? Who helped to create this philsophy?

The main idea is to treat politics using logical/critical thinking over emotion. This will ideally create better solutions to political problems. It was created mostly by the Prime Minister Otto Von Bismarck

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