World Studies hh: Homework Sheet
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World Studies HH:
Topics / Activities
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Ideas of Absolutism – first Absolute rulers
390-391 (up to Absolutism in France)
A. 2 FQRs.
B. Define the following terms in your own words: absolutism,
divine right of kings, monarch, autonomy.
C. Read the quote by Thomas Hobbes (the “Leviathan,” at the bottom of pg 391 next to the drawing). Then answer in 4-5 sentences: how does Hobbes justify a king having total power over his subjects?
Absolutism in Russia – 393 – 395 (until Ab in Germany)
A. 2 FQRs.
B. Define the following terms in your own words: czar, westernization.
C. Defend or refute the following statement: “Peter the Great’s
trip to Europe had no effect on the way he governed Russia.” Please give specific examples to support.
No school- Pulaski
Tuesday, 3/2 HW due today
Absolutism in France – Louis 14 th
Absolutism in France – 391 – 393
A. 2 FQRs
B. In one sentence each, describe the importance of the following people to the reign of Louis 14
th- how did they help Louis the 14 th consolidate his power: Cardinal Mazarin, Cardinal Richelieu, Huguenots.
Louis 14 th and Versailles Powerpoint
C. Answer question 4 on page 397 in 4-5 sentences.
two policies caused the most economic damage to France? Please explain why in 4-5 sentences.
Stuart Dynasty and English Civil War
English Challenge to Absolutism 395-396
B. Describe the political importance of the following people (policies, ideas):
Elizabeth I, James I, Charles I, Oliver Cromwell.
C. Compare and contrast the Tudor’s relationship with Parliament with that of the Stuart dynasty using a Venn diagram with at least 3
ideas in each section
HW due today
A. 1 FQR.
B. Define the following terms in your own words: Glorious Revolution,
English Bill of Rights, constitutional monarchy.
C. Answer questions 1 and 2 on page 397.
D. Draw a family tree of the English monarchs from Henry VIII through William and Mary – be sure to code them based on religion (examples, Catholics written in green, Protestants in orange…)
Work on study guide
Short answer test on absolutism.
Study Guide Due today
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