5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- What is the Social Contract and who wrote it?
- What were Montesquieu's ideas about government?
- what are underlying vs. immediate causes
- What is Deism?
- What are tithes?
- a People who give 10% of their income to the 1st estate (clergy)
- b Rousseau's idea that the government has the right to protect the citizen's unalienable rights and that there is a contract between the people and the government. The government has the responsibility to protect the people, but the people have to give up some of their rights they had in the state of nature. If the people don't like the government, they can replace it.
- c Underlying causes are long term. Immediate causes are the last straw just before the event causes
- d The idea that god is a clockmaker: he created the world and stepped back and watched it go. The idea that human beings determine the future and make decisions.
- e Three branches that check and balance each other: executive, legislative, judicial
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- Wealth went from land to money
- There was a shift from loyalty to king to loyalty to nation (nationalism), capitalism replaces feudalism, there was a shift from estates to classes, everything was being based of of logic and reason...
- Bishop Boussett
- John Locke, Hobbes, Diderot, Voltaire, Rousseau
- Political, intellectual, economic, and social
5 True/False Questions
Years of French Revolution → 1775-1783
Rousseau → philosophe, enlightenment thinker, came up with idea of general will
Bossuet → came up with theory of government was The Divine Right of Kings. Theory of government before the French Rev.
Who said "C'etatast moi" or "i am the state"? → Bishop Boussett
French term for "old regime" → 1775-1783