AP euro test
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AP euro test
This persons most important contribution to develop the scientific method on deduction and reasoning to from general principle to arrive at specific facts.
This historic event was gradual, depended on prior knowledge and involved a few hundred brilliant people working separately
The Scientific Revolution
Galileo believed that all aspects of nature could decided in terms of these relationships.
Women of this social class usually achieved the greatest freedom to pursue new sciences
This person made a famous wager: it is best to believe God exists and stake everything to gain the lost
This term refers to the social, political, and economic relationships that were prevalent in Europe before the French Revoluton
Ancien Regime/ old regime
In the 15th century, this European population was the single wealthiest but did not posses considerable political power.
French noble were technically responsible for the payment of this "income tax".
This was the economic basis of 18th century life
This term refers to the practice of moving away from one's parents to set up one's newly married life .
This astronomer set forth the fact that the orbits of the planets are elliptical
This english thinker was known as the father of empiricism
This writer criticized the Royal Society, for replacing scholastic speculation with experimental speculation
This English thinker addressed the issue of planetary motion and established a basis for physics
In the early 16th century, the standard explanation of the place of the Earth in the heavens combined the work of these two ancient thinkers
Ptolemy and Aristotle
This regions families usually had 3 or 4 generations living in one household
This economy dominated the life of skilled urban artisans
This new world product allowed a more certain food supply in Europe
This Russian document resisted increasing monarchical control over traditional aristocratic privileges.
Charter of Nobility
European industrialization overcame this economy
Economy of scarcity.
In the 16th century, this was a trade often pursued by elderly or widowed women
This Flemish man was the leading religious painter of the Catholic Reformation
Peter Paul Rubens
These supernatural pursuits ended because they threatened society with anarchy
the witch hunts
This English philosopher saw human beings as self-centered creatures
This industry pioneered the Industrial Revolution
Over the course of the eighteenth century, this rose throughout Europe, contributing to increased demand for consumer goods
As the agricultural and industrial rev. progressed the role and importance of this demographic diminished
This was the largest group in 18th century cities
shop keepers, artisans, and wage earners
In the 18th century, the Jewish population of Europe was concentrated in these three places
Poland, Lithuania, and Ukraine