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

Unit 8 Study Stack

German and Italian Unification & Latin American Revoultion

Why were Europeans upset with the Congress of Vienna? The borders that were drew by the COV reinforced regional division, it provided installation of foreign control and rulers, and allowed conservative monarchs to make a comeback
What was the purpose of the revolution in 1848 and why? Italians rose up against Austrian occupation because national sentiment increased
How did Giuseppe Garibaldi help Italian unification? He expelled the Spanish Bourbons from the Southern Italian Peninsula through military conquest and allied with Cavour
How did Count de Cavour help Italian unification? He united Northern Italy through political manipulation & alliance of convenience
What war brought the Papal States into "Italy"? The Franco-Prussian war
Why were the Papal States the last to unify with "Italy"? The Papal States was last to unify because it was home of Catholicism and the Pope.
What was the "Risorgimento"? The Risorgimento is Italian for "resurgence" because Italian Nationalist wanted the resurgence of the Roman Empire staring with the formation of a Italian nation.
Who was Otto von Bismark Prime Minster of Prussia and known as " The Iron Chancellor".
What is "realpolitik"? The political philosophy that says politics should be based on practicality, efficiency, and efficacy rather than a sense of morality or idealism.
What was the nickname of Simon Bolivar? The nickname of Simon Bolivar was "The Liberator".
What countries did Simon Bolivar liberate? Bolivia, Venezuela, Colombia, Panama, and Ecuador.
Who is the father of Mexican independence? Father Miguel Hidalgo
Who were the peninsulares? People born in Spain
Who were the creoles and why did they rebel? The creoles are people who were born in Latin American colonies but have European decent. the rebelled because of the strict class system and had no representation.
who is the father of Haitian Independence? Toussaint L'Ouverture
What was unique about the Haitian Revoultion? Haiti was a colony of France and because of this got to see the enlightenment ideals
What was purpose of the Monroe Doctrine? The purpose of the Monroe Doctrine was to tell European nations to stay out of the western hemisphere
Created by: MarksCD