World History Chapter 18

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World History Chapter 18

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What were the two divisions of Parliament and how did each get its members?House of Lords: appointed by the king for lifeHouse of Commons: elected to terms
  • 2. 
    What two families ruled England, and how did Parliament get along with each?Tudors-goodStuarts-bad 
  • 3. 
    In the 1500's, Parliament had the power to do all of the following EXCEPT
    • A. 

      Approve taxes

    • B. 

      Advise monarchs

    • C. 

      Appoint judges

    • D. 

      Pass laws

  • 4. 
    During the English Civil War, the king won his greatest support among
    • A. 

      The middle class

    • B. 

      The urban poor

    • C. 

      Protestants

    • D. 

      Rural people

  • 5. 
    During the English civil war, Parliament won its greatest support among
    • A. 

      The middle class

    • B. 

      Nobles

    • C. 

      Catholics

    • D. 

      Peasants

  • 6. 
    Unlike his father, Charles II
    • A. 

      Was a brilliant general

    • B. 

      Made England a Catholic country

    • C. 

      Became an absolute monarch

    • D. 

      Was careful in his dealings with Parliament

  • 7. 
    James II angered Parliament by
    • A. 

      Passing the Habeas Corpus Act

    • B. 

      Choosing his daughter Mary to succeed him

    • C. 

      Giving Catholics top government jobs

    • D. 

      Outlawing the Whig Party

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