Prior to 1989, France was not a good place to live for most people. 98% of the
population, the poorest part of the population, gave over half of their salary to taxes. Also, the
price of food was inflating due to a poor season of crops, and the lower clas
Origins of Cold War
Soviets suffered in WWII
>25 million homeless/hungry
towns burned down during retreats
To be protected they wanted? (*history has taught them theyre viewed as a
target by European powers who are not afraid to come into Russia and
Economic Systems deal with money, resources, trade, and how goods/resources are
made and obtained
Trade is the buying and selling of goods and services.
International (between countries)
Standard of Living
Who gets to answer these questions in each of these types of economy?
Who gets what
Effects on Society
reduced competition, set
AWSI Enlightenment Notes Review
Scientific Revolution: Revolution means change
Definition: Time when people changed their thoughts due to discoveries and inventions. The
scientific revolution was all about observations.
-citizens vote/have power-based on the Constitution-2
-one ruler has complete control of gov't-rulers inherit
-one leader-controls all political views of the
Definition or Identification
-movement focused on
studying the world
-age of reason
-rights given when born
-life, liberty, and property
-people make j
AWSI Semester Study Guide
Economic Systems (4)
Traditional- based on religious customs
Market- no government involvement, based on supply and demand
Command- government controls everything
Mixed- mix between market and command
communist, haves (
Chapter 19 French Revolution
The French Revolution was a political change.
The leader before the French Revolution was King Louis XVI.
The French Revolution took place from 1789-1815.
Read Ch 19.1 and the front of this worksheet to complete the answers be
Section 1 New Ideas about Organized Society
Philosophers attempt to fix problems from industrialization
Laissez Faire Economy
Physiocrat- an economist that is a laissez faire advocate
Laissez-faire favored by physiocrats
The Guns of August
Franklin D. Roosevelt
The Guns of August was a movie explaining different events that took place during WWI.
The movie starts out at the King