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  1. Continental System
  2. How/why did the French change their calendar during the Revolution?
  3. The Political Spectrum
  4. What was the Levee en Masse and why was it enacted?
  5. What was the Reign of Terror and its purpose and results?
  1. a To deal with all internal threats such as counterrevolutionaries, royalists, provinces.
    - Traitors would face justice by the guillotine.
    - 17,000 people guillotined, 23K killed by other tactics.
    - Civil war in Vendee and Lyons.
  2. b Napoleon's efforts to block foreign trade with England by forbidding Importation of British goods Into Europe.
  3. c a way of modeling different political positions by placing them upon one or more geometric axes symbolizing independent political dimensions.
  4. d Levee en Masse was the recruitment of men in the need to fight against European enemies. This was since the Coalition was formed against France.
  5. e -abolished Sundays & religious holidays.
    -months named after seasonal features.
    -7-day weeks replaced by 10-day
    decades.
    -the yearly calendar was dated from
    the creation of the Republic
    [Sept. 22, 1792]
    The Convention divorced the
    state from the Church.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. another term for "classes" of people [the clergy (first estate), nobles (second estate), townspeople & peasants (third estate)]
  2. France's traditional national assembly with representatives of the three estates, or classes, in French society: the clergy, nobility, and commoners. The calling of the Estates General in 1789 led to the French Revolution.
  3. Austria, Prussia, Spain, Portugal, Britain and the Netherlands form coalition against France.
  4. "The Incorruptible."This was a Jacobin leader who gained control of the Committee of Public Safety in 1793. He tried to execute anyone he thought was an enemy to the French Revolution. This led to the Reign of Terror.
  5. - Thermidorean Reaction
    - Robespierre arrested, tried, and guillotined.

5 True/False questions

  1. Spanish Campaign- Invades Spain and makes brother King of Spain.
    - Portuguese and Spanish rebel, British assist.
    - Guerrilla War waged by Spanish and Portuguese.
    - Lasts 6 years; 300,000 French die.

          

  2. What were the September Massacres and why did they take place?To deal with all internal threats such as counterrevolutionaries, royalists, provinces.
    - Traitors would face justice by the guillotine.
    - 17,000 people guillotined, 23K killed by other tactics.
    - Civil war in Vendee and Lyons.

          

  3. Nationalismthe doctrine that nations should act independently (rather than collectively) to attain their goals

          

  4. Charlotte CordayThis was the civil code put out by Napoleon that granted equality of all male citizens before the law and granted absolute security of wealth and private property. Napoleon also secured this by creating the Bank of France which loyally served the interests of both the state and the financial oligarchy

          

  5. What factors contributed to the growing unrest that led to the outbreak of the Revolution.- Privileged classes who did not have to pay taxes.
    - The King and Queens lavish spending.

          

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