Writing assignment: Answer the following questions.
(1) What were the causes and consequences of the Spanish revolt that occurred after Charles left to be crowned Holy Roman Emperor?
(2) What were the causes of the Dutch revolt? What was the “demonstration effect”?
(3) Who were the contenting parties in the French wars of religion? What was the St. Bartholomew’s Day Massacre? What was the Edict of Nantes?
(4) Describe the religious policy of Elizabeth I.