AP European History 2.4 Period 1: 1450-1648

AP European History 2.4 Period 1: 1450-1648. After the signing of the Treaty of Westphalia, the redrawing of the map of Europe ultimately what?

APAP European History
AP European HistoryPeriod 1: 1450-1648
LanguageEnglish Language
Test PrepAP European History

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potential answers... All right well the Treaty of

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Westphalia was signed in 1648 officially putting an end to the 30 Years War that [People signing the Treaty of Westphalia]

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began in 1618 pretty convenient huh? otherwise the name of the war wouldn't

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have made any sense at all so what did the redrawing of the map of Europe [Map of Europe]

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ultimately accomplish? Did it C; instigate war between German States no

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of course not we just said it ended the 30 Years War [Explosion and smoke appears]

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including said German states, except well Spain and France weren't so lucky

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they were at war for just a few more years until the peace of the Pyrenees

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Treaty of 1659 put that little tiff to bed, yeah well listen nobody's perfect

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not even the Treaty of Westphalia so that eliminates B and C and what about

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the fate of the Dutch United Provinces and Switzerland well the treaty [Switzerland and Dutch United Provinces on a map of Europe]

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recognized them and let them you know stick around too which is great because

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now we get cheese with holes in it which now we think about it is kind of a [Cheese with holes]

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rip off, you get less cheese.. well whatever maybe the treaty should have

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denounced them after all but it didn't so that eliminates A - So that must mean

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that the redrawing of the map of Europe ultimately D; granted religious [Person sitting a world globe]

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tolerance where it had existed in 1624 the end of the war ended the idea of the

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Roman Catholic conquest of Europe effectively forcing Europeans to realize

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that Protestantism was here to stay as is cheese with holes in it [Protestant protester in a church]

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seriously we lose like a solid 25 percent of the cheese that way whose

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brilliant idea was that [A half-eaten wheel of cheese]