5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Why did the Reign of Terror End?
- National Convention
- Reign of Terror
- Marie Antoinette
- What were the legacies/changes of the Revolution?
- a - Thermidorean Reaction
- Robespierre arrested, tried, and guillotined.
- b 1792—1795: abolish
monarchy; establish republic—shift towards
- c the period, from mid-1793 to mid-1794, when Robespierre ruled France nearly as a dictator and thousands of political figures and ordinary citizens were executed
- d - More secularized government.
- Declaration of the rights of man and citizen still used.
- French Republic
- Liberty, Equality, Fraternity.
- e Queen of France, wife of King Louis XVI; she was queen during the French Revolution and disliked by many French citizens. She was found guilty of treason and guillotined.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- a way of modeling different political positions by placing them upon one or more geometric axes symbolizing independent political dimensions.
- established after the Reign of Terror / National Convention; a five man group as the executive branch of the country; incompetent and corrupt, only lasted for 4 years
- "The Incorruptible."This was a Jacobin leader who gained control of the Committee of Public Safety in 1793. He tried to execute anyone he thought was an enemy to the French Revolution. This led to the Reign of Terror.
- French revolutionary leader who stormed the Paris Bastille and who supported the execution of Louis XVI but was guillotined by Robespierre for his opposition to the Reign of Terror (1759-1794)
- He had a lust for power, and he was very ambitious. He also had high expectations.
5 True/False Questions
What problems did Napoleon's forces face when they invaded Russia? → He had a freedom of religion policy.
Sans Cullottes → in the French Revolution, a radical group made up of the Parisian wage-earners and small shopkeepers who wanted a greater voice in gov't, lower prices, and an end to food shortages
Estates → Supporter of the Monarchy government.
How did Napoleon deal with the 3rd Coalition? → Uses military tactics such as speed, surprises Austrians and 50K surrender.
- December 1805: Austerlitz, defeats Russian and Austrian armies, Austria surrenders.
Jacobins → Radical republicans during the French Revolution. They were led by Maximilien Robespierre from 1793 to 1794.