The Age of Absolutism (17–18th Century)The Age of Absolutism (17–18th Century)
Absolute monarchy or absolutism meant that the sovereign* power or ultimate authority in the state rested in the hands of a king who claimed to rule by divine right.”
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What were the common crises and achievements of seventeenth-century European states?
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Alexander Hamilton BackgroundAlexander Hamilton Background
Congress. When President Washington launched the first federal government under the new United States Constitution, Alexander Hamilton was named the country’s Secretary of Treasury
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Chapter 7 and 8 key terms George WashingtonChapter 7 and 8 key terms George Washington
George Washington was the first president of the United States. He fought the hessians at the battle of Trenton, and won. He’s a tall man and a born leader. He held two presidential terms
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Launching the New Republic, 1788-1800 Section 1: Constitutional Government Takes Shape, 1788-1796 (pg 191-194)Launching the New Republic, 1788-1800 Section 1: Constitutional Government Takes Shape, 1788-1796 (pg 191-194)
The belief that the central government can make laws or pass acts to add to its powers
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Sec 3 England and France DevelopSec 3 England and France Develop
Anglo-Saxon English lords lost land; William granted fiefs to Norman lords, who swore loyalty to him personally, thus laying foundation for centralized government
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Name: Andrew Martinez 393-397 England and France DevelopName: Andrew Martinez 393-397 England and France Develop
He strengthened the royal courts of justice by sending royal judges to every part of England at least once a year. They collected taxes, settled lawsuits, and punished crimes
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Resolved: Determined to act T1 Sealed, set T2 thatResolved: Determined to act T1 Sealed, set T2 that
Single program, unified, federal & private, not specifies who is covered and how it is paid for T81
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On the eastern side of Huesca, until late March, nothingOn the eastern side of Huesca, until late March, nothing
We were twelve hundred metres from the enemy. When the Fascists were driven back into Huesca the Republican
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Examine the Role of the Emperor in Japan between 1868 and 1945Examine the Role of the Emperor in Japan between 1868 and 1945
America and its allies that ended in defeat and humiliation. Such policies had been carried out in the emperor's name and with his consent and support
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