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Topic 12

Revolutions and Enlightenment

absolute monarchy a ruler has has complete authority over the government and the lives of its people
armada a fleet of Spanish ships
divine right authority to rule came directly from God
Huguenots French protestants
mercenaries soldiers for hire
depopulation reduction in population
westernization adoption of Western ideas, technology and culture
boyars landowning nobles in Russia
autocratic rule with unlimited authority
partition to divide up
federal republic power is divided between the federa (national) government, and the states. It provides for the elected legislature and an elected president
checks and balnaces each branch of the government has the right to monitor and limit each of the other branches
estates France's three social classes
bourgeoisie France's Middle Class
suffrage right to vote
Created by: tlblack