The Congress of Vienna 1814-1815
Five “Great Powers” Meet: <ul><li>Prussia - Frederick Willhelm III </li></ul><ul><li>Russia - Czar Alexander </li></ul><ul...
Klemens von Metternich <ul><li>Influencial Austrian foreign minister </li></ul><ul><li>Distrusted democracy </li></ul><ul>...
Metternich’s 3 Goals <ul><li>Contain France </li></ul><ul><ul><li>surround with stronger countries </li></ul></ul><ul><li>...
Europe 1815
Concert of Europe Alliance system Nations would help each other if revolutions  broke out
Hello there!  Now that you know all about the three goals that Metternich had at the Congress of Vienna, we are going to p...
I will tell you a problem in Europe under Napoleon, and you can tell me how Metternich helped solve the problem! Let’s get...
I, Napoleon, brought a problem to Europe. I overthrew all the kings, and placed my own family members on the throne!
How did the Congress of Vienna  and Metternich fix the  problem? Legitimacy!!! The original monarchs are put back in office!
I also made another mistake.  I was very power-hungry and my fellow French citizens had strong feelings of Nationalism.  M...
How did the Congress of Vienna  and Metternich fix the  problem? Containment of France! Made countries around France that ...
Another problem of mine was that France was looked at as a threat to other countries.  They were always afraid I would go ...
How did the Congress of Vienna  and Metternich fix the  problem? Balance of Power! No country in Europe could easily overp...
Thank you for playing!  I hope you had a FANTASTIC  time!
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A brief look at the Congress of Vienna's main participants and some vocabulary. This was actually cobbled together from some other presentations I found on the web. My thanks to their creators.

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Congress of Vienna

  1. 1. The Congress of Vienna 1814-1815
  2. 2. Five “Great Powers” Meet: <ul><li>Prussia - Frederick Willhelm III </li></ul><ul><li>Russia - Czar Alexander </li></ul><ul><li>Austria - Klemens von Metternich </li></ul><ul><li>Great Britain - Lord Castleraugh </li></ul><ul><li>France - Tallyrand </li></ul>
  3. 3. Klemens von Metternich <ul><li>Influencial Austrian foreign minister </li></ul><ul><li>Distrusted democracy </li></ul><ul><li>Plan to restore Europe </li></ul>
  4. 4. Metternich’s 3 Goals <ul><li>Contain France </li></ul><ul><ul><li>surround with stronger countries </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Balance of Power </li></ul><ul><ul><li>weaken France, but not too severely </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>no one country too powerful </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Legitimacy </li></ul><ul><ul><li>former monarchs restored </li></ul></ul>
  5. 5. Europe 1815
  6. 6. Concert of Europe Alliance system Nations would help each other if revolutions broke out
  7. 7. Hello there! Now that you know all about the three goals that Metternich had at the Congress of Vienna, we are going to play a game!
  8. 8. I will tell you a problem in Europe under Napoleon, and you can tell me how Metternich helped solve the problem! Let’s get started kids!
  9. 9. I, Napoleon, brought a problem to Europe. I overthrew all the kings, and placed my own family members on the throne!
  10. 10. How did the Congress of Vienna and Metternich fix the problem? Legitimacy!!! The original monarchs are put back in office!
  11. 11. I also made another mistake. I was very power-hungry and my fellow French citizens had strong feelings of Nationalism. Many surrounding countries saw this as a threat!
  12. 12. How did the Congress of Vienna and Metternich fix the problem? Containment of France! Made countries around France that were once weaker…. Stronger!
  13. 13. Another problem of mine was that France was looked at as a threat to other countries. They were always afraid I would go and conquer them, and when I did, I had ALL the power!
  14. 14. How did the Congress of Vienna and Metternich fix the problem? Balance of Power! No country in Europe could easily overpower another!
  15. 15. Thank you for playing! I hope you had a FANTASTIC time!
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