Flashcards in Chapters 17 - 20 Test 9 Deck (56):
Who preached "sinners in the Hands of an Angry God"?
The popular allegory Pilgrim's Progress was written by
Who invented the seed drill?
Which amendment outlawed slavery in the US?
What powerful French king called himself the "Sun King"?
The scientist who discovered the universal law of gravitation was
Who wrote the famous oratorio Messiah?
Adoniram Judson was a famous _______ from America.
The English preacher _____ was America's best-known evangelist during the Great Awakening.
Who was the Austrian "Prince of Diplomats" at the Congress of Vienna?
Prince von Metternich
Lord Nelson defeated Napoleon at the Battle of
Who was perhaps the greatest writer the world has ever known?
The Wright brothers are remembered for developing the
Where did Napoleon meet his final defeat?
Who paid most of the taxes in pre-revolutionary France?
developed the steam locomotive
invented the telephone
Alexander Graham Bell
developed the steel plow
produced the Model T
developed the internal combustion engine
invented the steam engine
perfected the steamship
invented the telegraph
developed the reaper
invented the spinning jenny
discovered the three laws of planetary motion
The _______________ teaches that God expects all men to work
Protestant Work Ethic
The _____ church was founded by John Wesley
Minstrels were professional _____ who wandered from town to town to perform their work.
French Calvinist Protestants were called
Claude Monet and Vincent van Gogh were painters of the _____ movement, which stressed movement through light and color.
The Pilgrims called their non-Separatist friends the
John _____ wrote Pradise Lost, the greatest poem in the English language.
To keep the nobles occupied, _________ built the beautiful Palace of Versailles.
Charles Darwin published his theories of evolution in the book
The Origin of Species
Where did the Pilgrims first settle in the New World?
Who is the "Father of the English Hymn"?
Name the French castle-stronghold stormed during the French Revolution.
What was the first permanent scientific society of the Modern Age?
Who was appointed commander-in-chief of the Continental Army?
Who wrote the Fifth Symphony?
Ludwig van Beethoven
What invention by Eli Whitney revolutionized agriculture in the Southern US?
What country took the lead during the Industrial Revolution?
Name Albrecht Durer's most famous drawing
What American President guided the Union through America's Civil War
practical application of science to industry
belief that the stars, not God, rule the destinies of men
gave early government to the Pilgrim settlers
French version of Parliament
a work of excellence that has stood the test of time
middle class of France
ended the American War for Independence
Treaty of Paris
granted toleration to the Huguenots of France
Edict of Nantes
work was done in homes or small private shops
sun-centered view of the universe