5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Why did the National Convention decide to put the king on trial and execute him?
- What factors led to Napoleon's downfall?
- Committee of Public Safety
- March to Versailles
- How did the third Estate empower itself?
- a The leaders under Robespierre who organized the defenses of France, conducted foreign policy, and centralized authority during the period 1792-1795 and the oversaw the Reign of Terror
- b - Had the largest population
- Declared themselves the National Assembly
- c this event took place during the Great Fear. Women marched to Versailles to demand bread from the king and queen. They also demanded the king and queen to return to Paris to rule there. They then forced the king's family out of the palace.
- d His decision to attempt to invade Russia, defeats at Waterloo and Leipzig.
- e - Since the monarchy was over, he was not needed.
- They proved conclusively
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5 Multiple choice questions
- 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.
- A proponent of democracy, she demanded the same rights for French women that French men were demanding for themselves. In her Declaration of the Rights of Woman and the Female Citizen (1791), she challenged the practice of male authority and the notion of male-female inequality. She lost her life to the guillotine due to her revolutionary ideas.
- • Plebiscite
• 1802: First Consul?
• 1804: Emperor?
"Order, security and
- French monarch who was restored to the throne by the allies after Napoleon was defeated.
- Uses military tactics such as speed, surprises Austrians and 50K surrender.
- December 1805: Austerlitz, defeats Russian and Austrian armies, Austria surrenders.
5 True/False questions
What were the results of the Russian invasion? → - More secularized government.
- Declaration of the rights of man and citizen still used.
- French Republic
- Liberty, Equality, Fraternity.
Coup D'Etat → (French) a sudden, powerful political stroke, esp. the forcible overthrow of government.
How did the Revolution change with the creation of the National Convention in 1792? → - There was no longer a monarchy.
- Republic was established.
- Shift towards radicalism.
Napoleon at Toulon → 1793- Napoleon repels the British fleet in Toulon, France.
Declaration of the Rights of Man and the Citizen → Issued on August 26, 1789. It affirmed the principles of the new state: rule of law; equal individual citizenship, collective sovereignty of the people. "Men born and remain free and equal in rights" (LIBERTY, PROPERTY, SECURITY AND RESISTANCE TO OPPRESSION). Became catechism of the revolution. Printed and disseminated in large numbers. Translated into many other languages.