5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- How did Napoleon deal with the 3rd Coalition?
- Reign of Terror
- Napoleonic Code
- Guerrilla Warfare
- Napoleon's domestic policies
- a a hit-and-run technique used in fighting a war; fighting by small bands of warriors using tactics such as sudden ambushes
- b • Concordat of 1801—religious freedom
• "Emancipates" Jews
• Bank of France—affordable bread
• Public school system (boys only)
• Promotes Metric System
• Merit/talent over status
• Napoleonic Code (bad for women/slaves)
- c Uses military tactics such as speed, surprises Austrians and 50K surrender.
- December 1805: Austerlitz, defeats Russian and Austrian armies, Austria surrenders.
- d This was the civil code put out by Napoleon that granted equality of all male citizens before the law and granted absolute security of wealth and private property. Napoleon also secured this by creating the Bank of France which loyally served the interests of both the state and the financial oligarchy
- e 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
5 Multiple choice questions
- -abolished Sundays & religious holidays.
-months named after seasonal features.
-7-day weeks replaced by 10-day
-the yearly calendar was dated from
the creation of the Republic
[Sept. 22, 1792]
The Convention divorced the
state from the Church.
- French revolutionary heroine (a Girondist) who assassinated Marat (1768-1793)
- another term for "classes" of people [the clergy (first estate), nobles (second estate), townspeople & peasants (third estate)]
- Leipzig: Napoleon was defeated in a decisive coalition victory, causing Napoleon to return to France while the Allies kept pushing on, eventually invading France.
Waterloo: Napoleon again suffered a defeat, and this was his last battle.
- Put and end to Napoleon's rule.
- His decision to attempt to invade Russia, defeats at Waterloo and Leipzig.
5 True/False questions
What problems did Napoleon's forces face when they invaded Russia? → - Had to deal with Spanish Guerrilla Warfare.
- Portuguese and Spanish rebel, aided by the British.
- French lose 300,000 people.
What was the directory and how did the course of the Revolution change under its governance? → - Corrupt and inefficient.
- Napoleon overthrew it with the Coup d'etat
- Replaced by the Consulate.
How did Napoleon consolidate his power? → • Plebiscite
• 1802: First Consul?
• 1804: Emperor?
"Order, security and
Execution of the King and Queen → 1) The economic and financial crisis that led to the calling of the Estates General. 2) The political incompetence of Louis XV and XVI. 3) The unfair taxation between the three estates
Napoleon vs the Royalists (Paris) → Napoleon defeats the French Royalists on October 5th 1795 in a decisive French Republic victory in Paris, France.