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European History AP test
Mongols invaded Russia and their rule caused it to develope into an autocracy.
Name the peoples wo invaded Europe in the 9th and 10th centuries.
Muslims and Vikings
Western Europes first concerted attempt to stop the turks was...
main principle of the magna carta
king has limited power
why did the 100 years war begin?
Edward III of England had claim to the French throne. The French didn't want an English king so they made Chales IV king causing the war.
Erasmus believed in what?
That the Church was corrupt but its theology and legitimatcy were solid.
Luther posted his 95 theses in what year?
when did was the 30 years war?
James I is remembered for the translation of what?
the King James version of the Bible
Under the rule of James I what did he do that angered the people of England
He refused to meet with parliament
The Spanish Armada was defeated in?
August 8, 1588
What major events occurred under the rule of Oliver Cromwell?
Invaded Ireland, persecuted non puritans, no christmas
The first hanoverian monarch of England was
Why was Paris so important to Henry IV
If he became catholic he would be able to take France easily. "Paris is worth a mass"
Who was the last of the Tudor rulers?
Adam Smith supported what ideals?
Capitalism. wrote the
Wealth of Nations
According to John Locke, if there is evil in the world it is the result of ...
Astronomer who discovered comets. Kicked out of university for being a woman who can think
who tied together the Renaissance and early Baroque periods
paintings from the Netherlands contained what aspects?
Middle class, simplicity
The artist Parmigianio's is an example of what period and what is a famous piece by him