AP World History Notes

NOTES: The French Revolution & the Age of Napoleon

Limited Monarch – A government in which the monarchy does not have absolute power, but shares it with a parliament. Absolute Monarch – Rulers who have complete authority over the lives of the people they govern. Divine Right – The belief that a king’s authority to rule comes directly from God. Louis XIV – (The Sun King) The king of …

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NOTES: Industrial Revolution

James Watt – Created with creating the modern steam engine. Imperialism – The policy of expanding national territory through colonization and conquest. Factory System – Production of goods in a factory through the use of machines and a large number of workers. Industrial Revolution – Period when machines replaced hand tools, and steam and electricity replaced human and animal power. …

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