French Revolution
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  • Question 1
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    Q. The French Revolution began in 
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    1776
    1789
    1876
    1798
  • Question 2
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    Q. The idea that reason should guide society rather than tradition helped cause the revolution and came from
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    the Declaration of Independence
    the Scientific Revolution
    the Enlightenment
    all of the above
  • Question 3
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    Q. The French Revolution began when King Louis XVI
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    was executed
    had his troops attack Paris
    called the Estates General together
    abdicated
  • Question 4
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    Q. The Second Estate was composed of 
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    Church leaders
    Nobility
    Peasants
    none of the above
  • Question 5
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    Q. Most of the people of France belonged to the 
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    1st 
    Estate
    2nd Estate
    3rd Estate
    4th Estate
  • Question 6
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    Q. Why was voting in the Estates General unfair
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    votes were not secret
    each estate voted by how many members there were
    each estate got the same number of votes
    the King got two votes
  • Question 7
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    Q. When the other estates refused to change voting rules the 3rd Estate 
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    met separately
    declared themselves the new government
    Created the National Assembly
    all of the above
  • Question 8
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    Q. The National Assembly set down the ideas of the Revolution in 
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    the Declaration of Independence
    the Declaration of the Rights of Man
    the US Constitution
    The Edict of Nantes
  • Question 9
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    Q. The First Estate was made up of this group.
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    clergy

    common people
    nobles
    kings and queens
  • Question 10
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    Q. What was the Divine Right of Kings?
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    right to not pay taxes
    God given right to rule
    predetermined rise to power
    enlightenment of kings
  • Question 11
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    Q. What do these pie charts reveal about the causes of the French Revolution?
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    all the estates were taxed equally
    the upper classes paid the most taxes
    the poorest classes paid all the taxes
    the third estate was the wealthiest
  • Question 12
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    Q. What is the significance of the Tennis Court Oath?
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    it led to a new constitution for France
    it started the French Revolution
    it was the beginning of the Reign of Terror
    it marked the beginning of the rule of Napoleon
  • Question 13
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    Q. How did the Enlightenment and the American Revolution influence the French Revolution?
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    the people of France overthrew their absolute monarchy
    absolute monarchy was strengthened
    support for absolute monarchy increased
    France was divided into three estates
  • Question 14
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    Q. Before the French Revolution, why did the representatives of the Third Estate form the National Assembly?
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    voting in the Estates General was not fair
    the king had ordered them to do so
    they wanted an end to the Reign of Terror
    they demanded that the king be put on trial and executed
  • Question 15
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    Q. Why were the people of France starving of hunger?
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    They only had wine
    Agricultural crop failure caused a shortage of food
    They sold all the food to Germany
    The King wanted to punish the people
  • Question 16
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    Q. Who was Louis XVI?
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    Leader of Reign of Terror. 
    King of France when the French Revolution begins. 
    Became Emperor of France. 
    The Sun King. 
  • Question 17
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    Q. What happened at the Storming of the Bastille? 
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    When French women stormed the palace. 
    A period of mass executions. 
    Storming of the French prison.End of the French Revolution. 
    Peasants storm a French prison. Beginning of French Rev. 
  • Question 18
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    Q. What was the National Assembly? 
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    Group of 5 men who ran France after the Reign of Terror
    Led the Reign of Terror. 
    Representatives from all 3 estates. 
    3rd estate after they broke away from Estates-General
  • Question 19
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    Q. Which of the following is a cause of the French Revolution?
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    Louis XVI was a strong and dedicated leader
    The election for the new king was rigged
    There was social imbalance within the country
    The king was unhappy and led a revolut in France
  • Question 20
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    Q. The Bastile was
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    A fortified fort in Paris for the kids to play in
    A prison that also held weapons and gun powder
    A new place for Marie and Louis to go to have dinner
    Where King Louis XVI and Marie Antoinette lived
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