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WEST History: The History of France & England Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Why was the Siege of Toulon important for Napoleon?

Question 2 2. In the the Glorious Revolution of 1688, the English parliament agreed to have which rulers ascend the throne of England?

Question 3 3. The Peace of Westphalia accomplished which of the following?

Question 4 4. Why did many Enlightenment thinkers believe the America Revolution could be viewed as a model for what should be achieved in France?

Question 5 5. All of the following are true of William of Orange EXCEPT _____.

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Question 6 6. The Crusaders of the later crusades suffered from _____

Question 7 7. Under which law could someone be arrested, imprisoned and executed in the name of safeguarding the revolution?

Question 8 8. What body created the Committee of Public Safety?

Question 9 9. Why did the Hundred Years War begin?

Question 10 10. How did the Crusades ultimately lead to a decline in papal power and authority?

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Question 11 11. By the end of the 100 Years War the power of feudalism _____.

Question 12 12. Why did Prussia join the coalition against Napoleon in 1813?

Question 13 13. What evidence is there that the Crusades were about more than regaining the Holy Land from the Muslims?

Question 14 14. Why was the Congress of Vienna convened?

Question 15 15. Which house ruled France during the Hundred Years War?

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Question 16 16. Why did Napoleon choose to forge a peace with Great Britain after becoming First Consul?

Question 17 17. Which of the following most accurately describes King Charles I's use of the Star Chamber?

Question 18 18. 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 19 19. Why was the the Sixth Crusade, which was led by Frederick II of Germany, successful?

Question 20 20. What characteristic of Enlightened Despotism is MOST at odds with the ideals of the Enlightenment?

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Question 21 21. The word used for the leaders of the Enlightenment was:

Question 22 22. How did military tactics change during the Hundred Years War?

Question 23 23. An economic impact of the Black Death was a labor shortage. This resulted in a shift in power, away from landholding nobles and towards_____.

Question 24 24. What two islands was Napoleon exiled to?

Question 25 25. The Sistine Chapel was painted by:

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Question 26 26. Calonne's last ditch effort to avoid fiscal insolvency without calling an Estates-General was called the _____in _____.

Question 27 27. Why did English leaders invite William of Orange to invade England?

Question 28 28. Which of the following is a reason why Napoleon invaded Russia?

Question 29 29. What eventually led to the end of the Reign of Terror in France?

Question 30 30. Why was the Seven Years' War crippling to the French economy?

WEST History: The History of France & England Chapter Exam Instructions

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