Absolutism to Revolution

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Can you name the Person or term relating to absolutism and revolution?

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Louis XIV and Peter the Great are examples of this type of leader
'I am God's representative on Earth' embodies this idea of rule
Who does this quote refer to? 'They have raised you up to the sky in order, they say, to outshine the grandeur of all your predecessors..Meanwhile your people go hungry'
Peter the Great rule was the czar of what country?
Peter built this city to be the capital and an important trading port with Europe
True or False, Peter the Great expanded his power by building a large army, waging war, and taking over the Russian Orthodox Church
Louis XIV built an extravagant palace here. Coincidentally, it is also the site of a treaty to end WWI.
Louis XIV could control what group at his palace?
True or False, The Sun King created religious freedom for Protestants in a mostly Catholic France
'L'etat, c'est moi' translates to what?
This was the intellectual movement in Europe that stressed reason, logic, and questioning of accepted beliefs.
The power of a government gets its power from the consent of the governed.
True or False, social contract can produce an absolute monarch
This English philosopher wrote about social contract and government.
John Locke's three natural rights
He was the King of France during the French Revolution
Louis XVI called what three layered group to fix France's financial problems?
The National Assembly was formed from which estate?
The National Assembly and starving French people in Paris stormed this prison and armory on July 14, 1789?
This is the name of the movement of religion that swept/is sweeping the Middle East.
The PATRIOT ACT is aimed to protect national safety at the cost of….

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Created Feb 22, 2012ReportNominate
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