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1

navarre- province in the ________ between _____ and ______

Pyrenees Mountains
spain
france

2

Henry IV was the first member of the _______ dynasty

Bourbon

3

Henry IV religion was the _______ (a ______ minority group)

Huguenot
Protestant

4

Henry IV's conversion to Catholicism helps bring____

peace and unity to france

5

who was the Edict of Nantes issued by

Henry IV

6

what did the edict of nantes grant

gave religious toleration to protestants

7

the burden of taxation fell on the

middle and lower classes

8

the clergy and nobility were

exempt from taxes

9

henry IV was murdered when?

1610

10

Henry IV's son was

Louis XIII

11

Louis XIII inherits throne at what age ?

8

12

Marie de Medicis was

Louis XIII's mother

13

Cardinal Richelieu was appointed to be ______ during Louis XIII's rule

chief minister

14

together marie de medicis and cardinal richelieu ruled as _______

regents

15

cardinal richelieu wanted to take power from

nobles

16

cardinal richelieu wasnted to take political power from

huguenots

17

monarcy's representatives in the provinces that made up france

intendents

18

the thirty years war lasted from ______

1618-1648

19

the thirty years war began as a

protestant rebellion against the holy roman empire

20

during the 30 years war, other European nations grew ______ and France _____

weak
stronger

21

most of the fighting of the 30 years war took place in

germany

22

by 1648, france had _____

accomplished most of their goals

23

what officially ended the 30 years war.

treaty of westphalia

24

france received what territory from the end of the 30 years war?

alsace (rich in iron ore)

25

Louis XIV reigned from ______

1666-1715

26

louis XIV wanted to make france's king _____

absolute

27

Cardinal Mazzarin and Anne(mother) ruled in Louis XIV name until he was older

statement

28

Versailles became _____

seat of government

29

Versailles took how long to build

27 years

30

what is the cost of Versailles

No one knows. Louis destroyed all financial records to keep it a secret

31

Louis insisted his nobles_____

live at Versailles

32

divine right of kings means

god has chosen him to rule the nation

33

jean baptist colbert is a

expert in finance; financial minister

34

jean baptist colbert's policies allowed the tax system to be

evenly distributed across the population

35

what were some natural frontiers for france

Atlantic ocean, Pyrenees mountains, alps, Mediterranean sea.

36

countries have equal strength to prevent one country from dominating another

balance of power

37

wars of spanish succesion fought over

next king of spain

38

philipp V

louis XIV's grandson

39

ended the wars of spanish succesion

treaty of utrecht