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Charles I

King of GB and Ireland. Tried to rule without Parliament. taxed without Parliament's permission to fund a war with the scots.

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Divine right

Kings are a representative of God

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Parliament

Group of reps voted for by the people, helped pass laws and tax

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Roundheads

Supporters of Parliament led by Oliver Cromwell

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Cavaliers

Supporters of the King/Queen/royals

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Charles II

Return of the King to the throne (Restoration)

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Exile

Send out of country and can never come back