Assignment

Assignment: 05.02 Constitutional versus Absolute Monarchies

Absolute Monarchs
Philip II (Spain)

Constitutional Monarchs
Charles II(England)

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The Absolutes and the Constitutionals
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Philip II (Spain)
CAPTION
Philip II, was King of Spain, King of
Portugal, King of Naples and
Sicily, AND King of
England and Ireland

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Charles II(England)
CAPTION
Charles II was king of England, Scotland and
Ireland.
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Paragraph One – Who is this person and why is he
or she described as an absolute monarch?

He ruled a lot of places and Under Philip II,
Spain reached high of its power
How did the person rise to power?

his Spanish empire got its greatest
power, extent, and influence.
What did the person accomplish as ruler?
Paragraph Two – Who is this person and why is he
or she described as a constitutional monarch?
He became King of England, Ireland, Wales
and Scotland.
How did the person rise to power?
Charles did a deal with the Scots and was
to be king.
What did the person accomplish as ruler?
He escaped into exile then he was called
back to England to reclaim his throne

He began to become champion of the
Roman Catholic Counter-Reformation.
What challenges did he or she face as ruler?
The sight of the battlefield gave him a
permanent distaste for war, though he
did not shrink from it when he judged it
necessary.
How did the person influence the nation?
Philip work to import Greek culture to
Macedon and to increase trade and
urbanization.

What challenges did he or she face as ruler?
Charles whet into problems and in
England, Scotland and Ireland were
certainly unhappy.
How did the person influence the nation?
Charles gambol lifestyle and feuds with
Parliament.

Paragraph Three – How were these rulers similar? How did they differ?
Both Peter II, Charles II are on the top Monarchs
Charles II barely had any power to his country he had limited powers and Peter II had more.
Did one have more power than the other?
YES, Philip II (Spain) had a lot more power than Charles II(England) because he ruled a lot of places
.he handled whatever he wanted for his nation.
How did the type of monarch each was affect their nation?
They had to go through war.