5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Who said "C'etatast moi" or "i am the state"?
- How does Deism relate to the Enlightenment?
- what are underlying vs. immediate causes
- What is the General Will?
- a King Louis XIV
- b They both believe in reason, rationality, logic, etc.
- c The majority of the people/ the majority will
- d Underlying causes are long term. Immediate causes are the last straw just before the event causes
- e philosophe, enlightenment thinker, came up with idea of general will
5 Multiple choice questions
- Three branches that check and balance each other: executive, legislative, judicial
- Before there was government when humans were free to do whatever they wished
- 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...
- He thought the world would be better without it. He said "religion is nothing but mere superstition"
5 True/False questions
What preceded the Enlightenment/where did ideas of the Enlightenment come from? → The Scientific Revolution
What is the Social Contract and who wrote it? → 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.
What are cahiers? → People who give 10% of their income to the 1st estate (clergy)
What was the major cause of bankruptcy of France? → Versailles
Bossuet → philosophe, enlightenment thinker, came up with idea of general will