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1

1740 was the death of

Charles VI

2

charles VI title was

holy roman emperor

3

Charles VI urges other european leaders to accept this

pragmatic sanction

4

Brandenburg, Prussia- small

but rising north German state

5

Hohenzollern's religion

protestants

6

Frederick William became great ruler and was called the

great elector

7

what did Frederick William do with the army.

united armies into one strong force.

8

Frederick I gained title of

king of Prussia

9

Frederick William I is the son of

Frederick I

10

Frederick William I did what with the army

doubled the size; became the most efficient fighting force in Europe.

11

by 1740 Frederick William I's army was

the most powerful force in Europe.

12

what was the conflict between Austria and Prussia

Diplomatic Revolution

13

1756- Britain allies with

Prussia

14

to keep Prussia from becoming to powerful, France

joins Austria and Prussia

15

new balance of power- France and Austria opposed to

Prussia and Britain.

16

7 years war took place from

1756-1763

17

most of the fighting of the 7 years war took place in

European colonies and in Europe.

18

fighting in North America called the

French and Indian war

19

what characterized the French and Indian war

major alliances

20

the war ends with ______

no clear winner

21

what officially ends the 7 years war

treaty of Paris