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Unit 5 Review

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William Harvey
English physician and scientist who described the circulation of the blood,, He showed how heart pumps blood through body
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
prolific Austrian composer and child prodigy, Born 1756 in Austria. Musical prodigy. Traveled through Europe. Rebelled against church rules. Classical Style,
Charles I
king of the Franks and Holy Roman Emperor,, son of James I who was King of England and Scotland and Ireland
Jean-Jacques Rousseau
He was someone?
Isaac Newton
English mathematician and physicist, inventor of reflecting telescope and, used math to prove gravity
Peter the Great
czar of Russia who introduced ideas from western Europe to reform the government,
Montesquieu
French political philosopher who advocated the separation of executive and legislative and judicial powers (1689-1755),, Purpose of the Seperation of Powers was to protect the liberties of the people.
Johannes Kepler
German astronomer who first stated laws of planetary motion (1571-1630)
Louis XIV
king of France from 1643 to 1715,, - the longest reign in French history, was characterized by a magnificent court and the expansion of French influence in Europe.
Nicolaus Copernius
Not Done?
Johann Sebastian Bach
German baroque organist and contrapuntist, From a music in all family. he also studied music all of his life.
Oliver Cromwell
English general and statesman who led the parliamentary army in the English Civil War (1599-1658)
Eugene Delacroix
French romantic painter (1798-1863), Death of Sardanapalus, French romantic painter, master of dramatic colorful scenes that stirred the emotions. Greatest romantic painters. Fascinated with remote and exotic subjects. Masterpiece: Liberty Leading the People
Charles II
King of England and Scotland and Ireland during the Restoration (1630-1685), as Charles II he was Holy Roman Emperor and as Charles I he was king of France (1630-1685)
Thomas Hobbes
English materialist and political philosopher who advocated absolute sovereignty as the only kind of government that could resolve problems caused by the selfishness of human beings (1588-1679)
William and Mary
joint monarchs of England,, Williamsburg, Virginia
Miguel de Cervantes
Spanish writer best remembered for 'Don Quixote' which satirizes chivalry and influenced the development of the novel form (1547-1616), Spanish author who wrote about love and amazing adventures
Frederickbur the Great
The sun of king?
Galileo Galilei
Italian astronomer and mathematician who was the first to use a telescope to study the stars
John Locke
English empiricist philosopher who believed that all knowledge is derived from sensory experience (1632-1704),, treaties on 2 govenments, life, liberty, and property
Voltaire
French writer who was the embodiment of 18th century Enlightenment (1694-1778), a person that did not like the slave trade and wanted tolerance of everyone and freedom of speech

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