Presentation on theme: "The Age of Absolutism: Parliament triumphs in England."— Presentation transcript:
1 The Age of Absolutism: Parliament triumphs in England. 1st Question: In less than 100 years, England changed from a monarchy to a commonwealth and back to a monarchy. What central issue caused this political upheaval?Answer:The central issue was whether the monarch would have absolute power OR would share power with Parliament.
2 #2. What were TWO results of the Glorious Revolution? The Bill of Rights: limited monarchy & constitutional governmentPolitical Parties: cabinet, prime minister
3 3. How did Constitutional governments evolve in England in the 1700s? As Parliament’s power grew, elements including a Constitution, political parties, a cabinet, and the office of prime minister evolved.
4 #4. Here and now – taking it to today: Where in the world is there the most need for a “Glorious Revolution” and why?Where? - You decide. Watch the news. Think about current events!Why? Explain your answer!!!!!!!I look forward to reading what you have to say!