World History Chapter 21 Test Review

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Created Feb 14, 2012
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Charles V
 
Hapsburg King and HRE, devout Catholic, Peace of Augsburg, divides empire, Ferdinand (brother)...
2
Phillip II
 
Son of Charles V, inherits Spain, the Spanish Netherlands and the American colonies. Adds Portugal, Spain's wealth...
3
El Greco
 
Artist in the Golden Age of Spanish Art, "The Greek" from Crete 
4
Diego Velazquez
 
Spanish Painter 
5
Don Quixote
 
By Miguel de Cervantes, the birth of the modern European novel 
6
Decline of Spain 
 
Inflation, population growth, silver bullion floods the market, expelled Muslims and Jews,...
7
Spanish Netherlands
 
Taxed more to make up for Spain's debt. Heavily Catholic population.
8
Dutch Revolt 
 
Dutch has a good economy, levies taxes and crushes Protestantism 
9
William of Orange 
 
Leader of Dutch revolt, gets independence from Spain 
10
United Provinces of Netherlands 
 
1579, seven nothern provinces, Republic=Stability=Economic Growth. Exports diamonds, linens,...
11
Rembrandt 
 
Dutch artist, used shadows and light 
12
Absolute Monarchs
 
Kings (or Queens) who wanted total power and to control every aspect of society 
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Divine Right 
 
God created the monarch and so the monarch represented god on earth- Monarch answered only...

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