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lesson and review

who was the king of France after Charles X? Louis Philippe
What is the highest legislature in the UK and also has two houses consisting of the House of lords and the House of Commons? Parliament
What is a tariff? a tax or duty to be paid on a particular class of imports or exports.
What is a rotten borough? a borough that was able to elect a representative to Parliament though having very few voters
What were corn laws in Britain between 1815 and 1846? restrictions and tariffs on imported grain
What were the june days? When the economy crashed in France and over 10,000 workers were killed
What is women's suffrage? womens right to vote
What is a Prime minister in Britain? the head of the government
What is the house of lords? the upper chamber of Parliament
What is the house of commons? the part of parliament where people are elected into the house
what is a secret ballot? when the votes are secret
what are monarchists? they were people who believed that the king should have all power
what was the revolution of 1830? Second French Revolution or Trois Glorieuses in French, saw the overthrow of King Charles X
what was the second republic of France ? the republican regime in France from the deposition of King Louis Philippe (1848) to the beginning of the Second Empire (1852).
what is universal suffrage? it means everyone can vote
who was Benjamin Disraeli ? former prime minister of the UK
who was William Gladstone? a politician that served as prime minister 4 separate times
what are chartists? Chartism was a working-class movement for political reform in Britain which existed from 1838 to 1857
who was William Wilberforce? William Wilberforce was an English politician, philanthropist, and a leader of the movement to eradicate the slave trade
what was the Franco-Prussian war? Conflict engineered by the Prussian Chancellor Otto von Bismarck. The nominal cause was a dispute over the Spanish succession.
what was the reform act of 1832? Great Reform Act or First Reform Act to distinguish it from subsequent Reform Acts) was an Act of Parliament (indexed as 2 & 3 Will. IV c. 45) which introduced wide-ranging changes to the electoral system of England and Wales.
what were property qualifications? you had to own a certain amount of land to vote
what is suffrage? right to vote
what was the reform act of 1867? a piece of British legislation that enfranchised part of the urban male working class in England and Wales for the first time.
what was the reform act of 1884? laws which further extended the suffrage in Britain after the Disraeli Government's Reform Act 1867.
what was the reform act of 1918? The Representation of the People Act 1918 was an Act of Parliament passed to reform the electoral system in the United Kingdom. It is sometimes known as the Fourth Reform Act.
what is a petition? A petition is a request to do something, most commonly addressed to a government official or public entity
what was the third republic? was the governing body of France between the Second Empire and the Fourth Republic. It was a parliamentary republican democracy that was created following the collapse of the Empire of Napoleon III in the Franco-Prussian War.
what is a premier? a prime minister or other head of government
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