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Q: In what way was fedrick the Great typical of an enlightenment despot?
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Why was Catherine the Great considered an enlightenment despot?

Because of the numerous reforms which she made to Russia during her reign, however she wasn't a total despot because she let the nobels ginfluence her decisions greatly. It had nothing to do with the fact she was married to Peter III - she had her lover murder him so that she could become ruler.

How accurately does the term enlightened despot describe Cathrine the great?

Catherine the Great was known as an "Enlightened Despot," because she reigned during the Age of the Enlightenment when she and other monarchs like her such as Frederick the Great and Joseph II, began to understand the concepts of reason, natural law and other ideas being developed at the time by various philosophers. Most importantly, the "enlightened despot" realized that even though she or he had monarchic powers, they had an obligation to use those powers for the good of their subjects rather than just for themselves.

Which leader is described an enlightened despot?

The answer is A Frederick the Great.

How is the leaders is described as an enlightened despot?

Fredrick the great

Russian empress who was considered an enlightened despot?

Catherine the Great

Type of monarch was Frederick the great?

Frederick the Great (1712-1786)or Frederick II was King of Prussia from 1740-1786. Frederick was famous for modernizing Prussia, religious tolerance, and being an advocate of the Enlightenment

What enlightened despot influenced new reforms in Prussia?

Fredrick II the Great of Prussia.

What is the difference between the Enlightenment and great awakening?

The Great Awakening is about feeling and emotion and The Enlightenment is about logic and reason.

What is the different between the enlightenment and the great awakening?

The Great Awakening is about feeling and emotion and The Enlightenment is about logic and reason.

When Fredericks the great ruled Prussia as an enlightened despot. This can best be described as?

You need to answer this prompt. Your teacher is looking for your critical thinking skills and how well you understood the lesson. They aren't looking for our thinking. I will say that in the question there is a contradiction. A person who is a despot isn't enlightened because of the very fact they are a despot.

What was an enlightened despot?

The major enlightened despots were Frederick the Great of Prussia, Catherine the Great of Russia and Joseph II of Austria.

Which of the following leaders is described as an enlightened despot frederick the great napoleon bismark or henry v111?