5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Republic of Virtue
- Peninsular War
- coup d' etat
- National Convention
- a a conflict, lasting from 1808 to 1813, in which Spanish rebels, with the aid of British forces, fought to drive Napoleon's French troops out of Spain. killed 300,000 french
- b set out on this, tried to wipe out every trace of France's past monarchy and nobility
- c 1. women weren't given a right to vote 2. reduced Louis XVI's role from king to common citizen & prisoner, 3. tried Louis for treason and found him guilty
- d a sudden seizure of power, or "blow of he state"
- e government run public schools
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.
- group that wanted to remove the king and establish a republic
- merchants and artisans (new wealth)
- sat on the right og the meeting hall, opposed more chamges in governent, trusted the king, and upheld the idea of limited monarchy
5 True/False questions
Holy Alliance → a machine for beheading people, used as a means of execution during the French Revolution.
Jean Paul Marat → a conflict, lasting from 1808 to 1813, in which Spanish rebels, with the aid of British forces, fought to drive Napoleon's French troops out of Spain. killed 300,000 french
Balance of power → reign of the jacobins who set out to crush , thousands killed at the guillotine
National Assembly → a french congress established representatives of the Third Estate on July 14, 1789 to enact laws and reforms in the name of the French people
scorched-earth policy → burning grain fields and slaughtering livestock so as to leave nothing that the enemy could eat