Busy. Please wait.

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 

Username is available taken
show password


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Don't know
remaining cards
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

Lesson 8 Review

Britain's law making group Parliament
The house of Parliament that is elected The House of Commons
The house of Parliament that is not elected The House of Lords
Another word for vote Suffrage
Members and supporters of the Paris Commune that was formed in the wake of the Franco-Prussian war and France's defeat. Communards
The extension of voting rights to all citizens without restrictions based on sex, race, religious belief, wealth or social status. Universal suffrage
Another word for tax Tariff
Granted seats in the House of Commons to large cities that had sprung up during the Industrial Revolution, and removed seats from the "rotten boroughs" The Reform Act of 1832
A qualification for office or for the exercise of a right, especially the right to vote, based on the ownership of property Property qualifications
The republican government of France between the 1848 Revolution and the 1851 coup by Louis-Napoléon Bonaparte which initiated the Second Empire Second Republic
An uprising staged by the workers of France from 23 June to 26 June 1848. The June Days
A working class movement, which emerged in 1836 and was most active between 1838 and 1848. Chartists
A piece of British legislation that enfranchised part of the urban male working class in England. Reform Act of 1867
Votes that are cast in secret Secret Ballot
Creator of the Conservative Party Benjamin Disraeli
The head of an elected government Prime Minister
A series of political upheavals throughout Europe in 1848. Revolution of 1848
A radical socialist and revolutionary government Paris Commune
The system of government adopted in France from 1870, when the Second French Empire collapsed. Third Republic
Measures enforced in the United Kingdom between 1815 and 1846, which imposed restrictions and tariffs on imported grain. Corn Laws
Laws which further extended the suffrage in Britain after the Disraeli Government's Reform Act 1867. Reform Act of 1884
It is constitutionally important and partly governs the relationship between the House of Commons and the House of Lords which make up the Houses of Parliament. Parliament Act of 1911
King of France that was exiled Charles X
A person who holds non radical views Moderate
A person who supports monarchs Monarchist
A formal request to an authority with respect to a particular cause. Petition
An English politician, philanthropist, and a leader of the movement to eradicate the slave trade. William Wilberforce
The only President of the French Second Republic and, as Napoleon III, the Emperor of the Second French Empire. Louis Napoleon III
What was the first act to include practically all men in the political system and began the inclusion of women. Reform Act of 1918
A person who advocates thorough or complete political or social reform; a member of a political party or part of a party pursuing such aims. Radical