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Question 11.What event caused the War of the Spanish Succession?
Question 22.Which French monarch is widely considered to be the most influential in French history because of how much French culture and political power flourished under his reign?
Question 33.Why was the Grand Alliance formed in 1689?
Question 44.The decline of Spain's international power faded in the second half of the 17th century because of
Question 55.How did The Fronde influence Louis XIV's political beliefs?
Question 66.The most significant impact that the Peace of Westphalia had on shaping the history of Europe was that it
Question 77.What Swedish king led the Swedish forces to several victories in north and central Germany in the early 1630s?
Question 88.The Peace of Westphalia set the foundation for which country to rise in influence in Western Europe during the late 17th century?
Question 99.What is the nickname of the Parliament which voted in favor of a return to government by king?
Question 1010.The most significant development after the English Civil War, Interregnum, and Restoration was the creation of what in England?
Question 1111.If the Calvinists had received levels of toleration similar to those the Lutherans received under the Peace of Augsburg, what might have been the outcome?
Question 1212.Founded in 1602, the _____ was one of the most successful joint-stock companies of all time and helped foster Dutch trade and economic expansion abroad.
Question 1313.Who assumed the role of Lord Protector in 1653?
Question 1414.The passage of the 1689 Bill of Rights stated that
Question 1515.In 1667, how did Louis XIV claim the Spanish Netherlands?
Question 1616.Why was Jean-Baptiste Colbert exploiting existing taxes and customs?
Question 1717.What country were the Dutch provinces under the control of at the beginning of the 17th century?
Question 1818.Which was the most important aspect of the War of Spanish Succession?
Question 1919.Which was not a cause of the English Civil War
Question 2020.What impact did King Louis XIV's Grand Ordinances have on France?
Question 2121.Which of the following artists and/or philosophers is not a product of the Dutch Golden Age?
Question 2222.With which historical event is the Peace of Westphalia comparable?
Question 2323.How was England's government affected by the Civil War, Interregnum, and subsequent Restoration?
Question 2424.Why did Spain's economy sputter in the second half of the 17th century?
Question 2525.To what does Charles II's nickname, 'El Hechizado,' roughly translate?
Question 2626.Which country was one of the first countries to pioneer global commodities trading to increase their wealth and global influence
Question 2727.Under what monarch did France prosper during the second half of the seventeenth century?
Question 2828.In 1640, Charles I called Parliament for the first time in over a decade, because of grievances over the imposition of _____.
Question 2929.Which of the following countries did France NOT combat at some point during Louis XIV's reign?
Question 3030.When did the constitutional monarchy emerge in Great Britain during the seventeenth century?
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