Study your flashcards anywhere!

Download the official Cram app for free >

  • Shuffle
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Alphabetize
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Front First
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Both Sides
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Read
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off

How to study your flashcards.

Right/Left arrow keys: Navigate between flashcards.right arrow keyleft arrow key

Up/Down arrow keys: Flip the card between the front and back.down keyup key

H key: Show hint (3rd side).h key

A key: Read text to speech.a key


Play button


Play button




Click to flip

7 Cards in this Set

  • Front
  • Back
elected governor of each province in the Netherlands
Catherine de Medici
The wife of Henry II who virtually ruled France because her children were of young age. Belonged to the Valois monarchy. SHe was largely to blame for the Protestant massacre in Paris because she wanted Charles IX, her son, 's Admiral de Coligny, a o protestant, to be killed (too much power) and her frustrated son said to kill them all
Catholic house
House of Guise
Protestant House
House of Bourbon
King of France at the time _______
member of the ________ dynasty
hi son was __________
Henry II
Charles IX
the French ally of King Phillip II who supported hte Catholic cause by marching into Paris
Duke of Guise
French Catholic leaders who wanted peace for France, a king strong enough to stop the wars tearing France apart, religous toleration, and a strong monarchy