History of France & England Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Joseph II was named Holy Roman Emperor in 1765, but he waited until Maria Theresa died to take full control of Austrian affairs. In what year did Maria Theresa die?

Question 2 2. Frederick the Great of Prussia was responsible for the following reforms:

Question 3 3. Why did Napoleon choose to forge a peace with Great Britain after becoming First Consul?

Question 4 4. Why did the Byzantine Emperor Alexius Comnenus ask the Pope for help?

Question 5 5. How did the interests of the Byzantine emperor, Alexius Comnenus differ from those of Pope Urban II?

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Question 6 6. The Little Ice Age_____.

Question 7 7. Where did Napoleon leave his army when he slipped back to France in 1799?

Question 8 8. What do the Hundred Years' War and the War of the Roses have in common?

Question 9 9. What was Napoleon's final and decisive defeat at the hands of the Duke of Wellington?

Question 10 10. Which of the following monarchs made the WORST attempt at Enlightened Despotism?

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Question 11 11. How did the social changes spurred by Pope Urban II's calling of the first Crusade eventually lead to the Protestant Reformation?

Question 12 12. Why was the Congress of Vienna convened?

Question 13 13. The failure of healing by faith and superstition during the plague, and the development of medical sciences following the plague are evidence of_____.

Question 14 14. Frederick the Great and Maria Theresa fought two years to decide ownership of what territory?

Question 15 15. Why did the Hundred Years War begin?

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Question 16 16. The 80 Years' War, the execution of Mary Queen of Scots and the 30 Years' War are all examples of _____.

Question 17 17. What eventually led to the end of the Reign of Terror in France?

Question 18 18. Who gained more authority under the Magna Carta?

Question 19 19. What characteristic of Enlightened Despotism is MOST at odds with the ideals of the Enlightenment?

Question 20 20. How did King Henry III increase his own power with his reissuing of the Magna Carta?

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Question 21 21. The historical time periods known as the Renaissance, Reformation, Age of Exploration, and the Elizabethan Era were _____.

Question 22 22. Why was the Seven Years' War crippling to the French economy?

Question 23 23. Why did Prussia join the coalition against Napoleon in 1813?

Question 24 24. By the end of the 100 Years War the power of feudalism _____.

Question 25 25. Approximately how many people were executed during the Reign of Terror?

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Question 26 26. Under which law could someone be arrested, imprisoned and executed in the name of safeguarding the revolution?

Question 27 27. Napoleon received his first military appointment at what age?

Question 28 28. Why was the the Sixth Crusade, which was led by Frederick II of Germany, successful?

Question 29 29. Why was the Siege of Toulon important for Napoleon?

Question 30 30. Why did many of Europe's nobles agree to participate in the crusade?

History of France & England Chapter Exam Instructions

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