The Age Of Absolutism

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The Age Of Absolutism - Quiz


It is quiz on what you remember about in the 1550-1800,preferably called the age of absolutism.
and what you remenber on absolute monarchy in different countries.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    When did charles I grandfather died?

    • A.

      1590

    • B.

      1290

    • C.

      567

    • D.

      678

    • E.

      1519

    Correct Answer
    E. 1519
    Explanation
    when his other grandfather died in 1519,charles I also became the heir to the sprawling hapsburg empire,which included the holy empire and the netherlands

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  • 2. 

    As the ruler of his empire, charles took the name___________________________.

    Correct Answer
    a) sun king b) spainsh name c) charles- V d) holy roman empire
    Explanation
    The given question is incomplete and not readable.

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  • 3. 

    Describe the empire that charles V inherited?

  • 4. 

    Analyze how spanish power increased under phillip II.

  • 5. 

    Like other europeans rulers, phillip asserted that he ruld like _________________________.

    Correct Answer
    divine right
    Explanation
    Phillip, like other European rulers, claimed that he ruled with divine right. This means that he believed his authority and power were granted to him directly by God, and that he had a divine duty to rule over his subjects. This concept was commonly used by monarchs to justify their absolute power and to discourage any opposition or rebellion against their rule. By asserting his divine right, Phillip aimed to solidify his authority and maintain control over his kingdom.

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  • 6. 

    What is the difference of the spanish power grows, and France under Louis XIV?

  • 7. 

    Why does Louis XIV choose the what as his name_______________________________.

  • 8. 

    __________________________________ discover swept france.

    • A.

      France

    • B.

      Germany

    • C.

      Charles IVI

    • D.

      The king

    • E.

      None of the above

    Correct Answer
    E. None of the above
  • 9. 

    Charles V inherits what two crowns?

    Correct Answer
    spain, the netherlands&holy roman empire
    Explanation
    Charles V inherited two crowns: Spain and the Netherlands, as well as the Holy Roman Empire.

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  • 10. 

    Why did charles V divide the hapsburg Empire?

    • A.

      Hasburg empire

    • B.

      Holy empire

    • C.

      Faced constant warfare

    • D.

      Lengthy communication

    • E.

      Problems

    Correct Answer(s)
    C. Faced constant warfare
    D. Lengthy communication
    E. Problems
    Explanation
    Charles V divided the Hapsburg Empire because he faced constant warfare and lengthy communication problems. The empire was constantly engaged in conflicts and wars, which made it difficult for Charles V to effectively govern and maintain control over the entire empire. Additionally, the vast size of the empire posed challenges in terms of communication and administration, leading to delays and inefficiencies. Dividing the empire allowed for more localized governance and management, potentially addressing these issues and making it easier to govern the territories effectively.

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  • 11. 

    What is an absolute ruler__________________?

    Correct Answer(s)
    someone who has complete authority
    Explanation
    An absolute ruler is someone who has complete authority. This means that they have unrestricted power and control over a country or a region. They are not limited by any laws or regulations and can make decisions and enforce them without any opposition or checks on their power. An absolute ruler has the final say in all matters and their authority is not subject to any external influences or limitations.

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  • 12. 

    Why did louis spent many hours doing what? ________________.  and what was the reason why?_______________.

    Correct Answer(s)
    attending,to goverment afairs
    Explanation
    Louis spent many hours attending to government affairs because it was necessary for him to fulfill his duties and responsibilities as a leader. Being actively involved in government affairs allowed Louis to make informed decisions, address important issues, and ensure the smooth functioning of the government. By dedicating his time to such matters, Louis demonstrated his commitment to effective governance and the well-being of his people.

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  • 13. 

    What does the word armanda mean_____________.

    Correct Answer(s)
    fleet of ships
    Explanation
    The word "armada" refers to a fleet of ships. It is commonly used to describe a large group of naval vessels that are organized and deployed together for a specific purpose, such as warfare or exploration. The term originated from the Spanish word "armada," which means "armed." Therefore, the correct answer to the question is "fleet of ships."

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