England And America: Quest For Freedom

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England And America: Quest For Freedom

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  • 1. 
    King James I of England, who was also known as King James VI of Scotland believed that 
    • A. 

      The head of the Church should be Oliver Cromwell

    • B. 

      That he had the divine right of kings to appoint bishops and judges

    • C. 

      That Parliament was right in establishing government by the consent of different opinions

    • D. 

      North America should be sold to the French

  • 2. 
    The new colonies in America, established after 1607, influenced political thought 
    • A. 

      Because of the support of Parliament to Puritans to have religious liberty in America

    • B. 

      After King James I visited the colonies

    • C. 

      Because the King James version of the Bible was prohibited in schools

    • D. 

      Because the House of Commons and the House of Lords gave more power to the monarchy

  • 3. 
    James Son, Charles I's relationship with Parliament 
    • A. 

      Was peaceful and gave the people hope for a new nation under liberty

    • B. 

      Helped the Catholics gain control of the Church of England

    • C. 

      Led to war, and the eventual beheading of Charles I

    • D. 

      Allowed the monarchy to gain more power

  • 4. 
    Oliver Cromwell ruled from 1649 to 1643 and established a new form of government called the Commonwealth and Protectorate
    • A. 

      That was supposed to be a governed by elected representatives of the people but it really was a form of dictatorship because Cromwell had the real power

    • B. 

      Together with king Charles I

    • C. 

      That diminished the power of the military

    • D. 

      So that the the Indians in America could have property rights

  • 5. 
    After Charles II created a treaty with King Louis XVI of France to get money for his policies
    • A. 

      He broke the treaty and went to war with France, the Netherlands, Spain and Italy

    • B. 

      He became increasingly pro-catholic, which led to a revolution that eventually dethroned him

    • C. 

      He also created a treaty with Spain and Scotland to get money to support his policies

    • D. 

      He went bankrupt because he was in so much debt

  • 6. 
    The Glorious Revolution of 1688 
    • A. 

      Was a bloodless revolution that secured all the traditional rights and liberties of the people

    • B. 

      Was a revolution full of blood, turmoil and beheading

  • 7. 
    Pietism in Germany began 
    • A. 

      With small bible groups which were known as assemblies of piety

    • B. 

      In universities all across Europe

  • 8. 
    The Great Awakening was
    • A. 

      One of the greatest revivals in history that lasted from 1730-1760

    • B. 

      Was one of the bloodiest wars that lasted from 1730-1760

  • 9. 
    The most important philosophers during the Age of Reason in the late 17th and 18th centuries in England were 
    • A. 

      John Wesley and Charles Wesley

    • B. 

      John Locke and David Hume

  • 10. 
    During the French and Indian War
    • A. 

      The French fought against the Indians in North America

    • B. 

      The British fought the French and their Indian allies for control of Eastern North America

  • 11. 
    King George III of England and Parliament gave less liberty to the colonists and forced them to pay higher taxes. 
    • A. 

      This led to the American War for Independence which lasted from 1775-1783

    • B. 

      This caused the Americans to have conflict with King Louis XVI and Marie Antoniette

  • 12. 
    The first president of the United States was 
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