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World history may 2012 chapter 6

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Olympe de Gouges
During the French revolution, Was executed for demanding equal rights for women
Bourgeoisie
Bankers and merchants were members of the ,
Or French middle class
Continental system
Napoleon tried to defeat the British by using the. A strategy of closing European ports to British goods.
Plebiscite
Each time Napoleon held a. During his rise to Power, the voters strongly supported him.
Guerrilla warfare
Spanish patriots used Or hit and run aids to resist French rule.
Napoleonic code
The laws of the. Included many Enlightment ideas
Marquis de Lafayette
The moderate revolutionary leader. Fought alongside George Washington and was head of the French national guard
Ancien regime
The old order in Which France was divided into three social classes was called the
Guillotine
During the reign of terror, condemned people were beheaded using the
True
Dr. Jospeh guillotine introduced the guillotine as a mor humane method of beheading people
False
Napoleon never lost a battle in which he condemned French troops
True
A chief goal of the congress of Vienna to maintain the balance of power
False
The Reign of Terror happend because the French king needed to punish the people for trying or overthrow his rule
False
Throughout the French revolutionary era, suffrage always stayed the same
True
The fourth state is always considered to be the press
True
A coalition is a group of people who come together for a common cause
False
The poor people of France always had chees to eat
First estate
In France's old order the clergy belonged to the
Taxing the first and second estates
Louis XVI was forced to dismiss his finacial advisor, Jacques necker, when Necker proposed
American declaration of independence
The declaration of the rights if man N the citizen was modeled on the
Selling church lands
The national assembly voted to pay off huge government debt by
A republic
When the new national convention met in 1702, what form of government did the radicals create
Jacobins
The reign of terror gave way to the directory phase of the revolution in which dominant political force was the
Britian
Which country was able to remain outside napoleons European empire
Scorched earth policy
What war tactic helped the Russians defeat Napoleon
Resorting hereditary monarchy
The congress of Vienna promoted the principal of legitimacy by
True
When the Parisians stormed the Bastille they expected to find hundreds of weapons to use the revolution
False
The poorest citizens of France were called cahiers
True
Claiming to represent France, the national assembly met and delivered the tennis court oath
False
Napoleon capitalized upon nationalism to mKe Europe the greatest group of nations in the world
False
Robishpere's enemies called him " the Incurroptable" because they admired his methods of running the government so much
True
When you have met your "Waterloo", that means just like Napoleon, you have met your final defeat
Third estate
In 1789, the delegates to the estate - general that broke away and declared themselves to be the national assembly were form the
Urban workers
The poorest members of the third estate were
Return to Paris
The women who marched on Versailles refused to leave until the king agreed to
Threatend to intervene to protect the French monarchy
In the declaration of Plinitz, the king of Prussia and emperor of Austria
The use of terror
Robespierre believed that France could achieve a " republic of virtue" only though
Consulate
Sfter overthrowing the directory in 1779 Napoleon and his followers set up a three man governing board called the
Men regained complete authority over their wives
Under the Napoleonic code
False
Marie Antoinette was a hero of two worlds since she was a native Austrian( the daughter of the empress) and the queen of France
False
In the Napoleonic era, France was considered to be the whale and Britain the elephant
Island named Elba
Where was Napoleon exciled to after he abdicated
July 14, 1789
What is the date of Bastille day
General winter
Scorched earth policy
General policy
What were the two reasons for Napoleon's defeat when he invaded Russia