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AP European History

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1. A catholic priest who called for a federation of existing states under the presidency of a progressive pope in Italy






2. A Dutch expressionist who painted a 'moving visions in his mind's eye'






3. This was the ideology that most states used to gain the most money from their exports by increasing the amount of finished materials while decreasing the amount of raw materials






4. The socialist idea that we should embrace socialism in a gradual advance - with no bloody war






5. This was the working class in that was constantly battling against the bourgeois factory owners






6. This was the new feeling of pride for one's country after the Napoleonic era






7. The political mastermind behind all of Sardinia's unification plans - he succeeded in creating a Northern Italian nation state






8. These terms said that Germany had to pay money - that Germany had to give up land - and that Germany had to keep its army size down






9. A policy in which US made formal annexation of China






10. The joining of Austria and Hungary under two different crowns






11. The well off peasants who were starved or shipped to the gulags






12. This involved the beginning of using reason to solve problems in the community by using inductive and deductive reasoning






13. These were the French philosophers






14. The reason behind the war was because a war would bring the Southern German states into the Prussian state - and the French wanted to teach Germany a lesson. It ended up that the Germans kicked butt - and the French were humiliated - and the German p






15. A Siberian preacher who became friends of the Tsars - but hated by the public - twisted and cheated and exploited Alexandra.






16. This was the act of planning out a city and building it from the blueprints. This caused in increase in public transit that millions of people used a day instead of their own transportation or walking






17. Was a reaction to the loss of faith in humans - which came from the war - and lead to renewed interest in Christian view of the world. Major people were Kierkegaard - Barth - and Marcel.






18. This man was a Hungarian nationalist leader who demanded independence and a constitution






19. A German customs union founded to increase trade and stimulate revenues of its members






20. A revisionist social who advocated the gradual gain of socialism and looked towards Darwin's doctrines as a measure for a change in socialism's tactics






21. A secret agreement between the Germans and the Russians that said that they would not attack each other






22. Laws that classified a jew as someone having one or more jewish grandparent






23. This was the man who discovered Americas while originally looking for a faster and all-sea route to the East but instead landed in the West Indies.






24. Bismarck's attack on the Catholic Church






25. This was the work that suggested that socialists should combine with other progressive forces to win gradual evolutionary gains for workers through legislation - unions - and further economic development






26. This was the other common crime in which the members of the church would give positions to relatives






27. This Scottish Romantic poet used history to write his poems






28. This was the man who first theorized that the celestial bodies all revolved around a fixed sun






29. An armed uprising in Munich of maybe 50 people at most - crushed - Hitler's idea






30. This was the document published by Henry IV that granted liberty of conscience and liberty of public worship to the Huguenots






31. Last tsar of Russia - he went to the frontlines in WWI to try to rally the troops - but was forced to abdicate after his wife made horrible decisions under the influence of Rasputin.






32. This was the treaty that was reached that ended the Habsburg-Valois Wars which also made Charles V recognize Lutheranism as a legitimate following






33. An artistic movement that had a purposely nonsensical name - expressing its total rejection of previous modern art.






34. The political party with whom the Provisional Government had to share power with






35. These were the reasons of bad leadership - and lack of organized or effective army






36. Man who created the printing press and changed the production and reading of books






37. Member of the Liberal party in Great Britain who helped raise taxes on the rich - and reform in general






38. This was caused by the strictness and the incompetence of the Catholic Church.






39. This act made it illegal to meet with a group of more than fifty people






40. A radical - authoritarian nationalist ideology that aims to create a single-party state with a government led by a dictator who seeks national unity and development by requiring individuals to subordinate self-interest to the collective interest of t






41. This was when the French left - and the British moved in and invaded and captured Egypt






42. This was the theory that two opposing classes have always battled against eachother to form another class that will battle against its antithesis until the synthesis is one equal class working with each other for each other






43. This was the group of economists who believed that the wealth of a nation was derived solely from the value of its land






44. An important invasion that lead to the removal of Mussolini from government - only to have him put back later






45. The Enlightenment thinkers used reason to deduct conclusions about everyday life






46. These were general title given to the popes that would convince the Renaissance artists to work for them in order to enhance the majesty of the churches






47. This was another leader in the Reformation who believed in a simple faith and a simple method of worship






48. The fiery mayor of Vienna who preached anti-Semitism and appealed to lower middle class






49. This was the man who starting absolutism in Prussia by uniting the three provinces of Prussia under one ruler.






50. War was seen as a good thing because it would cover up all of the problems that every country involved had going on at home