14 September 2012
The Progressive Peasant Revolution
Inhabiting the Holy Roman Empire in the 16th century, the upper class considered peasants a mere subhuman. Conversely, Martin Luther, a German professor of theology, influenced reformation to the German sta...
Shelby Mazzone 10/24
AP Euro DBQ
Elizabeth I was the Queen of England who ruled from 1558-1603. Elizabeth’s reign achieved great success including great achievements in the arts and an increase in literacy. Overall Elizabeth’s rule established political stability, althoug...
Isabella Granger 12/30/12
AP Euro Hist. DBQ essay
The power of Nobility
For many centuries, the lucky people were born into noble families. It didn’t matter if they turned out to be as great as their other family members. They were born noble and nothing coul...
AP Euro DBQ Essay
There were numerous responses to the plague, such as fear, greed, and looking for a cause. The plague is a zoonotic disease, one of the three rare types of diseases that is created from Yersinia Pestis, a part of Enterobacteriaceae. This was a devastating...
Mr. Anderson/ Mr. Charboneau
DBQ – Point of View assignment
Directions: Read the following DBQ questions and documents, paying special attention to the document source information (author, time, place, political and/or religious affiliation, etc.). For each document write a possible...
AP Euro themes
1. Decline of the Holy Roman Empire
Protestant reformation, Schmalkaldic wars, 30 years war
• Martin Luther 95 theses cause a shift in religious society (spread throughout Europe because of Gutenberg’s printing press)
• He spread his different views...
Age of European Explorations
The renaissance’s curiosity helped pave the way for the European age of exploration, which took place from 1450 to 1525. There were many factors, including technological, economic, political, and religious ones. The age was promoted by many specif...
AP Euro Final Exam Study Guide
* Renaissance humanism
-the revival and study of Latin classics to learn what they reveal about human nature
-emphasized human beings, their achievements, interests, and capabilities
-viewed humanity from a strongly Christian perspective
* women in the Renais...
AP Euro 572-584
I. Rise of Moscow and Russia to 1689
A. Mongol Yoke and Rise
1. Mongol army conquered China and Russia under Genghis Khan, reaching all the way to Hungary before turning back.
2. Golden Horde used terror to force conquered people...
1. How would you describe Northern Christian Humanists?
-Major goal was the reform of Christianity âcultivated a knowledge of the classics â focused on the sources of early Christianity, the Holy Scriptures and the writings of such church fathers as Augustine, Ambrose, and Jerome. â...
Enclosure Acts: The Revolution of 1688 confirmed the ascendancy of the Parliament in England over the king. Economically, it meant the ascendancy of the more well to do property-owning classes. The British government was substantially in the hands of wealthy landowners,...
AP Euro Winter Assignment
1. There are several relationships that can be pointed out between the Middle Ages and modern times. One such example is the overpopulation that Europe faced before the Black Death and the overpopulation that the world is facing at this moment....
Chapter 12: Terms and Review Questions
Great Famine- Almost all of Northern Europe suffered from this in the years of 1315-1322. Many crisis struck early in the fourteenth century. This all started with bad weather, which caused universal crop failures.
During the 15th century, the Catholic Church began to shift. One person that played a big role in the reformation of the church was Martin Luther. Luther started to beak from the Catholic Church and helped spread Protestantism. This break from the chu...
AP Euro History
14 November, 2012
During the late 1600s to the early 1700s, Peter the Great ruled Russia with his ideas on westernizing Russia. With his trip to Western Europe, he was enchanted with the culture and decided to enforce it upon the citizens. His efforts to instill t...
AP Euro Notes
Unit 1: Renaissance and Discovery
I. The Renaissance in Italy (1375-1527)
Renaissance-a time of transition from the medieval to the modern world
Jacob Burkhardt: the renaissance was the release of the “full, whole nature of man”
Started after the death of Pe...
AP Euro Test Review Sheets
Ch 11 - Reformation
1. Review Ch 10 and 11 People & Terms and major works of art, literature, political or other accomplishments.
2. Under Louis XI of France, what happened that strengthened the French monarchy and how did this help keep France Catholic?
9/10 – 9/14
P.1 Neuman AP Euro
Ch.9/10 Review Questions
Kagan Western Heritage 8th edition Chapter 9 (1300-1527)
1. What were the underlying and precipitating causes of the Hundred Years’ War? What advantages did each side have? Why were the French able to drive the English almost entirel...
AP Euro Ch 24
Written by multiple phD’s from Yale University
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My interest in traveling to and participating in a study tour of Germany stems most currently from my fervent study and passionate teaching of Advanced Placement (AP) European History; yet the genesis of this interest began decades earlier. In the 1950s my mother grew up in Munich as an...