French Expansion Under Louis XIV: Conflicts & Overview


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Which of the following countries did France NOT combat at some point during Louis XIV's reign?

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1. In 1667, how did Louis XIV claim the Spanish Netherlands?

2. Why was the Grand Alliance formed in 1689?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

The following quiz and worksheet combo will test your knowledge of Louis XIV and the expansion of France.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

During the assessments, you will be tested on the following:

  • Treaties under Louis XIV
  • France's adversaries during Louis XIV's reign
  • Claim to the Spanish Netherlands
  • Alliance formed to oppose French aggression

Skills Practiced

  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding Louis XIV
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about France's expansion
  • Lesson comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related western civilization lesson

Additional Learning

To learn more about this subject, study the lesson titled French Expansion Under Louis XIV: Conflicts & Overview This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Details French expansion under Louis XIV
  • Explains the War of Devolution
  • Covers the War of the Grand Alliance
  • Explores the Grand Ordinances