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WC Midterm: Ch.5
this one is most likely wrong do not rely on it
|What is said bout Phillip II?
|“(his) Smile and dagger were very close.”
|How did Phillip II become king of Portugal?
|Portugal's king died without heir so Phillip seized it and its territories. Spain also became very wealthy around this time because of its colonies from South America.
|Was King Phillip religiously tolerant?
|No he thought it was his duty to defend Catholicism against Muslims.
|What is the Spanish Armada?
|A fleet of Spanish ships in an attempt to punish Protestant England, but was the ships were defeated.
|What did the Spanish Armada do?
|Setback seriously weakened Spain, the wealth of Spain gave it the appearance of strength, there was also a monastery (where priests live) within the walls of the palace, showing more wealth and faith.
|Who is El Greco
|An artist who chose brilliant, sometimes clashing colors, distorted the human figure, and expressed emotion in his paintings.
|Who is Diego Velazquez
|An artist who was best known for his portraits of the royal family and scenes of court life, also used rich colors
|What is Dox Quixote?
|A book about a poor Spanish nobleman who went crazy after reading too many books about heroic nights and the character began to think that he is one written by Miguel Cervantes.
|What happened when King Henry II of France died?
|Three of his four sons rule, but were incompetent.
|Who was the religious conflict between?
|The Huguenots and Catholics.