"If a nation expects to be ignorant and [remain] free, it expects what never was and never will
be." -Thomas Jefferson
Thomas Jefferson was the third president of the United States and the author of the
Declaration of Indep
"Let them eat cake." -attributed to Marie Antoinette
1) Who was Marie Antoinette?
a. Marie Antoinette was born in Vienna, Austria, in 1755. Marie Antoinette married
the French King Louis XVI when she was 15 years old. Marie
"When we are planning for posterity, we ought to remember that [civic] virtue is not hereditary"
-Thomas Paine, Common Sense
Thomas Paine was an English American writer who lived in the late 16th and early 17th
History Exam 1
Four changes that brought about by the Scientific Revolution that would influence
1. World functions as a machine
2. Channeled the sciences into separate categories
3. Taught to use empirical and sensory verification
In the strict sense of the term, a true democracy has never existed and never will exist.
Jean Jacques Rousseau
What democracy means to me is that the people of a nation have a voice in what goes on and
how it happens. I
Assignment 8: The Renaissance
1. The Hundred Years' War was an extended struggle between England and France over
succession to the French that lasted from 1337 to 1453. One cause was the feudal
relationship between the English and Frenc