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Question 11.Peter the Great began building St. Petersburg in 1703, and moved the Russian capital there in _____.
Question 22.The mid-17th century saw the rise of which group of countries?
Question 33.Which of the following conflicts involving Prussia did NOT occur in the second half of the seventeenth century?
Question 44.The rise of Prussia as an influential empire in Europe during the late half of the 17th century can be traced to which reasons?
Question 55.Austria was able to rise to power because of land they were able to acquire in
Question 66.Which of the following was NOT a foreign ruler who gained territory as part of the Partition of Poland?
Question 77.What made Peter the Great gain much of his zeal for all things European?
Question 88.Alhough King Frederick William I was a military man at heart, what progressive changes did he make to the structure of Prussian society?
Question 99.Charles VI's successfully run Ostend Company was closed in response for British and Dutch recognition of _____.
Question 1010.Why was the Ottoman Empire's failure to take Vienna a major turning point in its history?
Question 1111.One important way that Peter I built up the military power of Russia by
Question 1212.One of the most important reforms that King Frederick William I of Prussia instituted during his reign was the
Question 1313.In the late part of the 17th century, Austrian Hapsburgs were forced to shift their focus back home and centralize their power locally in large part due to the decline of influence as being named Emperor of
Question 1414.The mid-17th century saw the decline of which group of empires?
Question 1515.Which one of these states was unique in that much of its holdings were non-contiguous?
Question 1616.What event gave Frederick William (the Great Elector) the peace and stability necessary to consolidate power in his territories?
Question 1717.What is true about the Peace of Westphalia and the Treaty of Carlowitz?
Question 1818.Which conflict was brought to an end by the Peace of Westphaila in 1648?
Question 1919.Which of the following was NOT a contributing factor to the Partition of Poland?
Question 2020.After gaining land back from the Ottomans, which country did Leopold fight to control?
Question 2121.The 'westernization' of Russia was largely influenced by what for Peter I
Question 2222.What traditional educator lost its power with Peter the Great's educational reforms?
Question 2323.In an attempt to slow the partitioning of Poland, its government attempted to institute many helpful reforms that were in large part influenced by the
Question 2424._____ was NOT a territory Austria controlled at the accession of Leopold I in 1657.
Question 2525.In 1701 the Hohenzollern ruler of Prussia was allowed to assume what title by the Holy Roman Emperor?
Question 2626.Who was the former favorite of Catherine the Great that was King of Poland during the entire partitioning process?
Question 2727.How would a military leader follow the example of Peter the Great to strengthen his military and marginalize his political opponents?
Question 2828.Although the Siege of Vienna was nearly brought to its knees in 1683, its reversal marked a major turning point in Austria's wars with _____.
Question 2929.Peter the Great's father, Aleksey I, died in 1682, but Peter did not ascend to the throne of sole Czar until 1696. What happened in between?
Question 3030.How did Poland's government at the time play a role in the Partition of Poland?
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