Flashcards in Chapter 10 section 3 outline Deck (21):
1740 was the death of
charles VI title was
holy roman emperor
Charles VI urges other european leaders to accept this
Brandenburg, Prussia- small
but rising north German state
Frederick William became great ruler and was called the
what did Frederick William do with the army.
united armies into one strong force.
Frederick I gained title of
king of Prussia
Frederick William I is the son of
Frederick William I did what with the army
doubled the size; became the most efficient fighting force in Europe.
by 1740 Frederick William I's army was
the most powerful force in Europe.
what was the conflict between Austria and Prussia
1756- Britain allies with
to keep Prussia from becoming to powerful, France
joins Austria and Prussia
new balance of power- France and Austria opposed to
Prussia and Britain.
7 years war took place from
most of the fighting of the 7 years war took place in
European colonies and in Europe.
fighting in North America called the
French and Indian war
what characterized the French and Indian war
the war ends with ______
no clear winner