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Chap 15 western civ
|Philip II of Spain dominated the second half of the sixteenth century because of his
|determination to defeat the enemies of Catholicism.
|England's victory over the Spanish Armada accomplished all of the following EXCEPT
|sparking rebellions in Portugal, Catalonia, Naples, and Sicily
|The Dutch revolt was all of the following EXCEPT
|the religious war that ended with a treaty ensuring tolerance for both confessions
|All of the following were issues in the French Civil War EXCEPT
|Philip II's desire to draw France into his dynastic empire.
|All of the following are true of the combatants in the Thirty Years' War EXCEPT that
|the Swedes, Spanish, and French sought to keep the empire weak to enhance their own relative strength.
|The Peace of Westphalia was important for all of the following reasons EXCEPT that
|it secured Spanish control of Holland.
|The primary cause of the military revolution was
|Between 1550 and 1700, the size of the largest army in Europe increased
|from around 40,000 to 400,000 men
|The growth of the military caused all of the following to increase EXCEPT
|the amount of damage done by soldiers to the areas where they were stationed.
|All of the following social groups were centers of opposition to the English monarch EXCEPT
|The Petition of Right called for an end to all of the following EXCEPT
|the king's right to dissolve Parliament
|The major factions in the English Civil War included all of the following EXCEPT
|Lutherans, who wanted to make the original Protestantism the state religion.
|The English Civil War ended with the Restoration of the Stuart dynasty because
|the rebels were unable to create viable permanent structures.
|Henry IV's accomplishments included all of the following EXCEPT
|leading the French intervention in the Holy Roman Empire that frustrated Habsburg designs.
|Cardinal Richelieu accomplished all of the following EXCEPT
|leading the French to final victory in the Thirty Years' War.
|The growth of royal power in France caused discontent in all of the following groups EXCEPT
|merchants, who opposed the heavy hand of government regulation.
|The Fronde failed because of
|the disillusionment and disunity of the rebels.
|Spain suffered from all of the following problems in the mid-seventeenth century EXCEPT
|an increasing reliance on imported foods to feed its people
|Which of the following was able to break away from the Spanish control during the revolts at mid-century?
|The primary constitutional struggle in the United Provinces was between
|the House of Orange, backed by the rural provinces, and the merchant oligarchy that controlled Holland.