5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Continental System
- Battle of Trafalgar
- What factors contributed to the growing unrest that led to the outbreak of the Revolution.
- Napoleon at Toulon
- Why was the Battle of Leipzig and Waterloo significant?
- a 1793- Napoleon repels the British fleet in Toulon, France.
- b - Privileged classes who did not have to pay taxes.
- The King and Queens lavish spending.
- c Napoleon's efforts to block foreign trade with England by forbidding Importation of British goods Into Europe.
- d an 1805 naval battle in which Napoleon's forces were defeated by a British fleet under the command of Horatio Nelson.
- e 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.
5 Multiple choice questions
- Overthrew French Directory in 1799 and became emperor of the French in 1804. Failed to defeat Great Britain and abdicated in 1814. Returned to power briefly in 1815 but was defeated and died in exile.
- This is the date the National Assembly ended the Old Regime, feudalism, church tithes and the special privileges of the First/Second Estates
- - Since the monarchy was over, he was not needed.
- They proved conclusively
Louis' knowledge and
- France's traditional national assembly with representatives of the three estates, or classes, in French society: the clergy, nobility, and commoners. The calling of the Estates General in 1789 led to the French Revolution.
- the Gov't of France from 1799-1804-from the fall of the Directory in the coup of 18 Bromaire until the start of the Napoleonic Empire. The term Consulate refers to this period of French history. During this period, Napoleon, as First Consul had established himself as the head of gov't in France but had not yet declared himself Emperor.
5 True/False questions
Guillotine → a machine for beheading people, used as a means of execution during the French Revolution.
What was the Levee en Masse and why was it enacted? → Levee en Masse was the recruitment of men in the need to fight against European enemies. This was since the Coalition was formed against France.
How did French society change during the most radical phase of the Revolution? → - De-Christianization
- Revolutionary Calendar.
- No God, No Religion, No King, No Constitution.
Jacobins → Delegates in the National Convention who favored a republic but feared domination by Paris. Rivals of the Mountain and Jacobins.
What were Napoleon's religious policies? → • 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)