GAME NAME:

15TH AND 16TH CENTURY

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ABBREVIATED
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Explanation

SPAIN

SPAIN

FRANCE

FRANCE

HAPSBURGS

HAPS

ENGLAND

ENGLAND

ENGLISH CIVIL WAR

ENGLISH

CIVIL WAR

THIRTY YEARS' WAR

THIRTY

YEARS'

WAR

CLUE 1

ROW VALUE
200 POINTS


Response 1

SPANISH KING AFTER 1556

WHO WAS PHILIP II?

HUGUENOT WHO CONVERTED

TO CATHOLICISM TO BECOME

KING

WHO WAS HENRY IV?

HAPSBURG KING WHO

ABDICATED IN 1556, DIVIDED

THE HAPSBURG EMPIRE

WHO WAS CHARLES V?

THE ENGLISH DYNASTY OF THE

17TH CENTURY

WHAT IS THE STUART

DYNASTY

POLITICAL PARTY WHO

SUPPORTED THE STATUS QUO;

WANTED KING AND

PARLIAMENT TO RETAIN

TRADITIONAL POWER

WHO WERE THE TORIES?

TWO RELIGIONS IN CONFLICT

WHAT WERE

CATHOLICISM AND

CLUE 2

ROW VALUE
400 POINTS


Response 2

COLONIES IN WHICH PHILIP II

ATTEMPTED TO TOTALLY

CONTROL

WHAT IS LATIN

AMERICA?

ESTABLISHED AN END TO THE

RELIGIOUS CIVIL WARS IN 1598

WHAT WAS THE EDICT

OF NANTES?

SPANISH HAPSBURG KING

AFTER 1556

WHO WAS PHILIP II?

JOINT-MONARCHY AFTER 1688

WHO WERE WILLIAM &

MARY?

ESTABLISHED BY PARLIAMENT

AFTER THE ENGLISH CIVIL

WAR; MOST ENGLISH DID NOT

SUPPORT IT

WHAT WAS THE PURITAN

COMMONWEALTH?

NATION IN WHICH THE THIRTY

YEARS' WAR TOOK PLACE

WHAT IS GERMANY

(HOLY ROMAN EMPIRE)?

CLUE 3

ROW VALUE
600 POINTS


Response 3

COUNTRY THAT GAINED

INDEPENDENCE BY 1580

WHAT WAS THE

NETHERLANDS?

THE FRENCH CALVINISTS

WHO WERE THE

HUGUENOTS?

OTHER HAPSBURG FAMILY,

NOT SPANISH

WHO WERE THE

AUSTRIAN HAPSBURGS?

DICTATOR OF ENGLAND

DURING THE 1550'S

WHO WAS OLIVER

CROMWELL?

EVENT IN 1688 THAT SAW A

KING GET KICKED OUT AND A

NEW KING AND QUEEN GAIN

POWER

WHAT WAS THE

GLORIOUS REVOLUTION?

THIS IS THE LAST MODERN

WAR TO BEGIN FOR THIS

REASON

WHAT IS RELIGION?

CLUE 4

ROW VALUE
800 POINTS


Response 4

ENGLISH SEA DOG WHO

RAIDED SPANISH TREASURE

SHIPS AND COLONIES

WHO WAS FRANCIS

DRAKE?

RELIGION OF FRANCE IN THE

18TH CENTURY

WHAT WAS

CATHOLICISM?

CONTROLLED THE AMERICAS,

NETHERLANDS, AND PARTS OF

ITALY DURING THE 16TH

CENTURY

WHO WERE THE SPANISH

HAPSBURGS?

HIS HEAD WAS CUT OFF IN

1649, THE FIRST MONARCH TO

BE EXECUTED BY A POPULAR

UPRISING

WHO WAS CHARLES I?

GUARANTEED A

PARLIAMENTARY

GOVERNMENT

WHAT WAS THE ENGLISH

BILL OF RIGHTS?

RICHELIEU CHANGED THE

PURPOSE OF THE THIRTY

YEARS' WAR TO THIS

WHAT IS BALANCE OF

POWER?

CLUE 5

ROW VALUE
1000 POINTS


Response 5

GREATEST DEFEAT FOR SPAIN

IN 1588; BEGAN THE LONG

SPANISH DECLINE

WHAT WAS THE SPANISH

ARMADA?

DYNASTY OF FRANCE

WHAT WAS THE

BOURBONS?

THE RELIGION OF THE

HAPSBURGS

WHAT WAS

CATHOLICISM?

THE LAST CATHOLIC STUART

KING

WHO WAS JAMES II?

THE TWO BODIES THAT WERE

IN CONFLICT DURING THE 17TH

CENTURY

WHAT WAS THE

MONARCHY AND

THE FAMILY THAT WAS

WEAKENED BY THIS CONFLICT

WHAT WAS THE

HAPSBURGS?

 CATEGORY:   

17TH CENTURY ENGLAND  

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 CLUE:   

FAILED TO ANSWER THEPOLITICAL CRISIS IN ENGLANDEVEN THOUGH THE ENGLISHCIVIL WAR WAS OVER  

 Response:   

WHAT WAS THERESTORATION?

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CATEGORY 5

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ABBREVIATED
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Explanation

AGE OF ABSOLUTISM

AGE OF

ABS

RANDOM FACTS

RANDOM

FACTS

MORE AGE OF ABSOLUTISM

MORE AGE

OF ABS

POLITICAL PHILOSOPHIES

POLITIC

PHILOS

DYNASTIES

DYNASTY

USE THE DYNASTY TO NAME

THE STATE IN WHICH IT RULED

ODDS AND ENDS

ODDS AND

ENDS

CLUE 1

ROW VALUE
400 POINTS


Response 1

ARCHITECT OF FRENCH

ABSOLUTISM

WHO WAS RICHELIEU?

ESTABLISHED THE TRADITION

OF A LIMITED MONARCHY IN

ENGLAND IN 1215

WHAT WAS THE MAGNA

CARTA?

SEAT OF FRENCH ABSOLUTISM

WHAT WAS VERSAILLES?

BELIEF THAT GOD

ESTABLISHED DYNASTIES

WHAT WAS THE DIVINE

RIGHT THEORY?

ENGLISH DYNASTY THAT

ENDED WITH ELIZABETH I

WHAT WAS THE TUDORS?

STATE IN WHICH FREDERICK

WILLIAM THE GREAT ELECTOR

WHAT WAS PRUSSIA?

CLUE 2

ROW VALUE
800 POINTS


Response 2

THE GREATEST FRENCH

MONARCH

WHO WAS LOUIS XIV?

THE PARLIAMENTARY FORCES

DURING THE ENGLISH CIVIL

WAR

WHO WERE THE

ROUNDHEADS?

SEAT OF RUSSIAN

ABSOLUTISM ON THE BALTIC

SEA

WHAT WAS ST.

PETERSBURG?

IDEA THAT POWER OF

GOVERNMENT IS DERIVED BY

PEOPLE

WHAT WAS THE SOCIAL

CONTRACT THEORY?

DYNASTY OF RUSSIA

WHAT WAS THE

ROMANOVS?

CREATED HUGE FRENCH DEBT

WHAT WERE THE WARS

OF LOUIS XIV?

CLUE 3

ROW VALUE
1200 POINTS


Response 3

RUSSIAN CZAR WHO

ATTEMPTED TO MODEL HIS

MONARCHY ON FRANCE

WHO WAS PETER THE

GREAT?

KING THAT WAS EXECUTED

AFTER THE ENGLISH CIVIL WAR

WHO WAS CHARLES I?

PRUSSIA USED THIS TO MAKE

ITSELF GREAT

WHAT IS THE

MILITARY?

BOOK IN WHICH HOBBES

WROTE

WHAT IS LEVIATHAN?

DYNASTY OF AUSTRIA

WHAT WERE THE

HAPSBURG?

ENGLISH POLITICAL

PHILOSOPHER THAT STRESSED

THE NEED FOR A STRONG

CENTRAL GOVERNMENT TO

CONTROL HUMAN BEHAVIOR

WHO WAS HOBBES?

CLUE 4

ROW VALUE
1600 POINTS


Response 4

PRUSSIAN ABSOLUTE

MONARCHY IN 1740

WHO WAS FREDERICK

THE GREAT?

ATTEMPTED TO CHANGE

ENGLISH CULTURE, CAUSING A

WAVE OF INSTABILITY

WHAT WAS THE PURITAN

COMMONWEALTH?

THIS EMPIRE INCLUDED

HUNGARY

WHAT WAS THE

AUSTRIAN EMPIRE?

ACCORDING LOCKE, THE

GOVERNMENT'S OF

GOVERNMENT

WHAT WAS TO PROTECT

OF NATURAL RIGHTS?

FRENCH DYNASTY

ESTABLISHED BY HENRY IV

WHAT WERE THE

BOURBONS?

ENGLISH PROTESTANT

MINORITY

WHO WERE THE

PURITANS?

CLUE 5

ROW VALUE
2000 POINTS


Response 5

AUSTRIAN EMPRESS WHO

ATTEMPTED TO ASSERT

ABSOLUTISM

WHO WAS MARIA

THERESA?

TYPE OF ECONOMY

ESTABLISHED IN FRANCE BY

LOUIS XIV

WHO WAS

MERCANTILISM?

PETER THE GREAT USED THIS

POLICY IN HOPES OF MAKING

RUSSIA A WESTERN POWER

WHAT WAS

WESTERNIZATION?

PAMPHLET WRITTEN BY LOCKE

WHAT WAS THE SECOND

TREATISE ON

SCOTTISH DYNASTY OF

ENGLAND ESTABLISHED IN 1603

WHAT WAS THE STUART

DYNASTY?

TYPE OF GOVERNMENT

ENGLAND HAD AFTER THE

GLORIOUS REVOLUTION

WHAT WAS A

CONSTITUTIONAL

 CATEGORY:   

17TH CENTURY ENGLAND  

FINAL JEOPARDY!®  

 CLUE:   

FAILED TO ANSWER THEPOLITICAL CRISIS IN ENGLANDEVEN THOUGH THE ENGLISHCIVIL WAR WAS OVER  

 Response:   

WHAT WAS THERESTORATION?

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