5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- "Old Regime"
- Coup d'etat
- National Assembly
- Jean Paul Marat
- Declaration of the Rights of Man and the Citizen
- a French Revolutionary assembly (1789-1791). Called first as the Estates General, the three estates came together and demanded radical change. It passed the Declaration of the Rights of Man in 1789. (p. 585)
- b states the general belief of how France should treat its people-similar to our declaration.
- c seizure of power by force
- d the political and social system that existed in France before the French Revolution
- e spread word that EVERY possible thing that could go wrong was Louis fault. National assembly wants him to shut up, so he hid in the sewers and developed nasty skin condition
5 Multiple choice questions
- a vast panic that spread quickly through France in 1789; peasant rebellions bacame part of the Great Fear; citizens, fearing invasion by foreign troops that would support the French monarchy, formed militias
- didn't have a side, could be either Jacobin or Girondist
- in the French Revolution, a radical group made up of Parisian wage-earners, and small shopkeepers who wanted a greater voice in government, lower prices, and an end of food shortages
- ruler of france from 1799-1815; made many promises to France that he would fix all their problems, almost like a dictatorship. he takes advantage of the open slot for a leader that France has
- don't think they need any type of government at all; they want Louis dead
5 True/False questions
"The Mountain" → This was a political party within the National Convention named because the people that made up this party sat on the highest benches in the assembly hall. These people were the activists within the Convention. The Mountain worried that the Girondists would become conservative because of their already moderate beliefs. Although they were in competition with each other, the Mountain eventually won due to their alliance with the Sans-Culottes, resulting in a more radical group of people. The mountains believed in equal outcome.
slogan of french rev. → July 1793-1794; neighbor turns on neighbor; anything said turns against oneself and usually ends up getting them guillotined. most people killed were from the 3rd estate
Radical → having political or social views favoring reform and progress
Guillotine → a new type of killing system created by Dr.Guillotine, nothing has turned around for them so this is what they turned too
Committee of Public Safety → officially (violently) marks the beginning of the French revolution