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16 terms
French Revolution & Industrial Revolution
Liberal
Conservative
Moderate
1st Estate
A left wing person who favors a political philosophy of progr…
A right wing person who resists change and holds to tradition…
Person whose views are between conservative and liberal and m…
1% of France's population, consisted of the Roman Catholic Ch…
Liberal
A left wing person who favors a political philosophy of progr…
Conservative
A right wing person who resists change and holds to tradition…
55 terms
French Revolution
Estates General
Fall of the Bastille
Necker
Bastille
Separation of classes in pre-revolutionary France
July 1789
This finance minister who was repeatedly dismissed by King Lo…
This structure represented the Old Regime to the citizens of…
Estates General
Separation of classes in pre-revolutionary France
Fall of the Bastille
July 1789
27 terms
French Revolution
Causes of the French Revolution
First Estate
Second Estate
Third Estate
Money, bad harvest, unfair Estate System, Estates General,... Am…
Clergy... very wealthy... Did NOT have to pay taxes
Nobles... Had land and wealth... had government jobs... Did NOT have t…
Middle class, urban workers, rural peasants... Made up 98% of th…
Causes of the French Revolution
Money, bad harvest, unfair Estate System, Estates General,... Am…
First Estate
Clergy... very wealthy... Did NOT have to pay taxes
8 terms
French Revolution
Estates
Louis XVI
Marie Antoinette
Estates-General
France's traditional national assembly with representatives o…
King of France (1774-1792). In 1789 he summoned the Estates-G…
Queen of France (as wife of Louis XVI) who was unpopular her…
An assembly (meeting) of representatives from all three of th…
Estates
France's traditional national assembly with representatives o…
Louis XVI
King of France (1774-1792). In 1789 he summoned the Estates-G…
19 terms
The French Revolution
3 Estates of France
Estates General
Radical
Conservative
The three social classes in France before the revolution. The…
France's traditional national assembly with representatives o…
A person with extreme views, often seen as revolutionary.
A person who is averse to change and holds to traditional val…
3 Estates of France
The three social classes in France before the revolution. The…
Estates General
France's traditional national assembly with representatives o…
10 terms
The French Revolution
Estates General
National Assembly
adjourn
Bastille
assembly of 3 classes of French people between the 1300's and…
government body of French merchants and peasants that gathere…
to close a meeting
royal prison and armory in Paris that was overthrown during t…
Estates General
assembly of 3 classes of French people between the 1300's and…
National Assembly
government body of French merchants and peasants that gathere…
21 terms
French Revolution
3rd Estate
2nd Estate
1st estate
National Assembly
made up of the poor in France. They paid the most taxes and f…
made up of rich nobles
made up of the clergy (priests)
the 3rd estate formed this when they were not equally represe…
3rd Estate
made up of the poor in France. They paid the most taxes and f…
2nd Estate
made up of rich nobles
16 terms
French Revolution & Industrial Revolution
Liberal
Conservative
Moderate
1st Estate
A left wing person who favors a political philosophy of progr…
A right wing person who resists change and holds to tradition…
Person whose views are between conservative and liberal and m…
1% of France's population, consisted of the Roman Catholic Ch…
Liberal
A left wing person who favors a political philosophy of progr…
Conservative
A right wing person who resists change and holds to tradition…
French Revolution
Estates
Louis XVI
Marie Antoinette
Estates-General
France's traditional national assembly with representatives o…
King of France (1774-1792). In 1789 he summoned the Estates-G…
Queen of France (as wife of Louis XVI) who was unpopular her…
An assembly (meeting) of representatives from all three of th…
Estates
France's traditional national assembly with representatives o…
Louis XVI
King of France (1774-1792). In 1789 he summoned the Estates-G…
French Revolution
Louis XVI
Marie Antoinette
Estates General
Tennis Court Oath
King of France (r.1774-1792 CE). In 1789 he summoned the Esta…
Queen of France (as wife of Louis XVI) who was unpopular her…
The traditional group of representatives from the three Estat…
A pledge made by the members of France's National Assembly in…
Louis XVI
King of France (r.1774-1792 CE). In 1789 he summoned the Esta…
Marie Antoinette
Queen of France (as wife of Louis XVI) who was unpopular her…
The French Revolution
Enlightenment (n)
reason (n)
French Revolution (n)
clergy (n)
a time in history when reason (a.k.a: good judgement) was use…
the use of logic and good judgement
a rebellion, by people in France, during the year 1789 that e…
religious officials (ex: Priests)
Enlightenment (n)
a time in history when reason (a.k.a: good judgement) was use…
reason (n)
the use of logic and good judgement
29 terms
The French Revolution
King Louis XVI
Marie-Antoinette
Ancien Régime
The Second Estate
The king of France during the revolution.
The very unpopular Austrian-born queen of France.
'Old System'. The way France was ruled up until the revolutio…
The nobles of France. They were rich, landowners and paid no…
King Louis XVI
The king of France during the revolution.
Marie-Antoinette
The very unpopular Austrian-born queen of France.
19 terms
French Revolution
estates
bourgeoisie
1st estate
2nd Estate
Social Classes in France before the French Revolution
Middle class in France made up of doctors, merchants, bankers…
Highest social class made up of clergy and church officials.…
Social class made up of the aristocracy/nobles. Lived in luxu…
estates
Social Classes in France before the French Revolution
bourgeoisie
Middle class in France made up of doctors, merchants, bankers…
109 terms
French Revolution
Estates General
Fall of the Bastille
Necker
Bastille
Separation of classes in pre-revolutionary France
July 1789
This finance minister who was repeatedly dismissed by King Lo…
This structure represented the Old Regime to the citizens of…
Estates General
Separation of classes in pre-revolutionary France
Fall of the Bastille
July 1789
58 terms
French Revolution
Estates General
Fall of the Bastille
Bastille
National Assembly
Meeting of the Three Estates called by King Louis XVI in May,…
July 1789. Hundreds of hungry people stormed the prison in se…
This structure represented the Old Regime to the citizens of…
This governing body wanted a constitutional monarchy in France
Estates General
Meeting of the Three Estates called by King Louis XVI in May,…
Fall of the Bastille
July 1789. Hundreds of hungry people stormed the prison in se…
19 terms
French Revolution
estates
bourgeoisie
1st estate
2nd Estate
Social Classes in France before the French Revolution
Middle class in France made up of doctors, merchants, bankers…
Highest social class made up of clergy and church officials.…
Social class made up of the aristocracy/nobles. Lived in luxu…
estates
Social Classes in France before the French Revolution
bourgeoisie
Middle class in France made up of doctors, merchants, bankers…
16 terms
French Revolution & Industrial Revolution
Liberal
Conservative
Moderate
1st Estate
A left wing person who favors a political philosophy of progr…
A right wing person who resists change and holds to tradition…
Person whose views are between conservative and liberal and m…
1% of France's population, consisted of the Roman Catholic Ch…
Liberal
A left wing person who favors a political philosophy of progr…
Conservative
A right wing person who resists change and holds to tradition…
The French Revolution
King Louis XVI
Marie-Antoinette
Ancien Régime
The Second Estate
The king of France during the revolution.
The very unpopular Austrian-born queen of France.
'Old System'. The way France was ruled up until the revolutio…
The nobles of France. They were rich, landowners and paid no…
King Louis XVI
The king of France during the revolution.
Marie-Antoinette
The very unpopular Austrian-born queen of France.
French Revolution
Estate
Louis XVI
Marie Antoinette
Estates-General
The large social classes in France at the time of the French…
King of France during the French Revolution. He was known for…
The wife of Louis XVI. She was an extravagant spender and was…
An assembly of representatives from all 3 estates, or social…
Estate
The large social classes in France at the time of the French…
Louis XVI
King of France during the French Revolution. He was known for…
19 terms
French Revolution
King Louis XVI
The First Estate
The Second Estate
The Third Estate
King of France during the revolution.
Clergy of France (Priests and Bishops). They paid no tax.
Nobles of France. Wealthy landowners and paid no tax.
All the workers in France; from wealthy doctors to poor farme…
King Louis XVI
King of France during the revolution.
The First Estate
Clergy of France (Priests and Bishops). They paid no tax.
14 terms
French Revolution
King Louis XVI
Marie Antoinette
Reign of Terror
First Estate
King of France during French Revolution... (1754-1793) King of F…
Queen of France, wife of King Louis XVI. She was queen during…
1793-1794, Robespierre started it. Over 10,000 people execute…
Clergy; paid no direct taxes. Made up less than 1% of the Fre…
King Louis XVI
King of France during French Revolution... (1754-1793) King of F…
Marie Antoinette
Queen of France, wife of King Louis XVI. She was queen during…
17 terms
French Revolution
The Old Regime
First Estate
Second Estate
Third Estate
The outdated and unfair social system of pre-revolution Franc…
The Church, considered the most important "Estate" in the Anc…
The Nobility. Paid no taxes and had special privileges.
The common people (everyone else) of France. Had to pay all o…
The Old Regime
The outdated and unfair social system of pre-revolution Franc…
First Estate
The Church, considered the most important "Estate" in the Anc…
The French Revolution
3 Estates of France
Estates General
Radical
Conservative
The three social classes in France before the revolution. The…
France's traditional national assembly with representatives o…
A person with extreme views, often seen as revolutionary.
A person who is averse to change and holds to traditional val…
3 Estates of France
The three social classes in France before the revolution. The…
Estates General
France's traditional national assembly with representatives o…
15 terms
French Revolution
King Louis XVI
Marie Antoinette
1st Estate
2nd Estate
King of France, weak leader, executed during the French Revol…
Queen of France (as wife of Louis XVI) who was unpopular her…
"The Clergy"--Make up 1% of the population. Religious leaders…
"The Nobles"---Make up 2% of population, but owns 25% of land…
King Louis XVI
King of France, weak leader, executed during the French Revol…
Marie Antoinette
Queen of France (as wife of Louis XVI) who was unpopular her…
French Revolution
French Revolution
King Louis XVI
Marie Antoinette
1st Estate
A major change in the French government that began in 1789; i…
Absolute monarch of France who was unpopular for high taxes a…
Queen of France (as wife of Louis XVI) who was unpopular for…
Higher and lower clergy of the Catholic Church consisting of…
French Revolution
A major change in the French government that began in 1789; i…
King Louis XVI
Absolute monarch of France who was unpopular for high taxes a…
18 terms
The French Revolution
French Revolution
Louis XVI
Robespierre
Jacobins
A major change in government that began in 1789; it brought a…
(1754-1793) King of France between 1774 and 1792. He was over…
A French political leader of the 18th century. A Jacobin, a r…
Radical republicans during the French Revolution. They were l…
French Revolution
A major change in government that began in 1789; it brought a…
Louis XVI
(1754-1793) King of France between 1774 and 1792. He was over…
The French Revolution
King Louis XVI
Marie-Antoinette
Ancien Régime
The Second Estate
The king of France during the revolution.
The very unpopular Austrian-born queen of France.
'Old System'. The way France was ruled up until the revolutio…
The nobles of France. They were rich, landowners and paid no…
King Louis XVI
The king of France during the revolution.
Marie-Antoinette
The very unpopular Austrian-born queen of France.
10 terms
French Revolution
absolutism
aristocracy
coalition
conscription
A system or form of government in which the ruler has unrestr…
The upper or privileged class.
An alliance of nations for a common purpose.
A draft, compulsory enrollment of men for military service.
absolutism
A system or form of government in which the ruler has unrestr…
aristocracy
The upper or privileged class.
19 terms
The French Revolution
3 Estates of France
Estates General
Radical
Conservative
The three social classes in France before the revolution. The…
France's traditional national assembly with representatives o…
A person with extreme views, often seen as revolutionary.
A person who is averse to change and holds to traditional val…
3 Estates of France
The three social classes in France before the revolution. The…
Estates General
France's traditional national assembly with representatives o…
French Revolution
Declaration of the Rights of Man and o…
National Assembly
guillotine
Reign of Terror
A statement of basic rights and privileges written in France.…
This is the new government that the people of France establis…
A machine used as a means of execution during the French Revo…
The time period where anyone who spoke out against the Revolu…
Declaration of the Rights of Man and o…
A statement of basic rights and privileges written in France.…
National Assembly
This is the new government that the people of France establis…
The French Revolution
3 Estates of France
Estates General
Radical
Conservative
The three social classes in France before the revolution. The…
France's traditional national assembly with representatives o…
A person with extreme views, often seen as revolutionary.
A person who is averse to change and holds to traditional val…
3 Estates of France
The three social classes in France before the revolution. The…
Estates General
France's traditional national assembly with representatives o…
The French Revolution
King Louis XVI
Marie-Antoinette
Ancien Régime
The Second Estate
The king of France during the revolution.
The very unpopular Austrian-born queen of France.
'Old System'. The way France was ruled up until the revolutio…
The nobles of France. They were rich, landowners and paid no…
King Louis XVI
The king of France during the revolution.
Marie-Antoinette
The very unpopular Austrian-born queen of France.
29 terms
The French Revolution
King Louis XVI
Marie-Antoinette
Ancien Régime
The Second Estate
The king of France during the revolution.
The very unpopular Austrian-born queen of France.
'Old System'. The way France was ruled up until the revolutio…
The nobles of France. They were rich, landowners and paid no…
King Louis XVI
The king of France during the revolution.
Marie-Antoinette
The very unpopular Austrian-born queen of France.
15 terms
The French Revolution
Enlightenment
Reason
French Revolution
Estate
A time when reason was used to find out truths about human na…
Use of logic
Rebellion in France in 1789 that ended the monarchy
The three social classes in France before the French Revolution
Enlightenment
A time when reason was used to find out truths about human na…
Reason
Use of logic
57 terms
French Revolution
First Estate
Second Estate
Third Estate
Bourgeoisie
The first class of French society made up of the clergy of th…
2% of population, rich nobles, owned 20-25% of land, no taxes…
97% of the population (the rest of France) They consisted of…
The middle class, including merchants, industrialists, and pr…
First Estate
The first class of French society made up of the clergy of th…
Second Estate
2% of population, rich nobles, owned 20-25% of land, no taxes…
22 terms
The French Revolution
King Louis XVI
Marie-Antoinette
The Second Estate
The Third Estate
The king of France during the revolution.
The very unpopular Austrian-born queen of France.
The nobles of France. They were rich, landowners and paid no…
Made up from all the workers in France; from wealthy doctors…
King Louis XVI
The king of France during the revolution.
Marie-Antoinette
The very unpopular Austrian-born queen of France.
22 terms
The French Revolution
King Louis XVI
Marie-Antoinette
Ancien Régime
The Second Estate
The king of France during the revolution.
The very unpopular Austrian-born queen of France.
'Old System'. The way France was ruled up until the revolutio…
The nobles of France. They were rich, landowners and paid no…
King Louis XVI
The king of France during the revolution.
Marie-Antoinette
The very unpopular Austrian-born queen of France.
22 terms
The French Revolution
First Estate
Second Estate
Third Estate
bourgeoisie
Roman Catholic Clergy (1% of the population but owned 15% of…
The Nobility (2% of the population but owned 25% of the land)
The rest of the population; included bourgeoisie, lawyyers, c…
middle class
First Estate
Roman Catholic Clergy (1% of the population but owned 15% of…
Second Estate
The Nobility (2% of the population but owned 25% of the land)
French Revolution Unit Vocabulary
Enlightenment
Absolute monarchy
Divine Right
Estate
A movement in the 18th century that advocated the use of reas…
Form of government in which the king/queen has all of the pow…
Belief that a rulers authority comes directly from God.
Pre-revolutionary social class in France.
Enlightenment
A movement in the 18th century that advocated the use of reas…
Absolute monarchy
Form of government in which the king/queen has all of the pow…
18 terms
The French Revolution
Robespierre
Reign of Terror
The Bastille
Guillotine
Head of the Committee of Public Safety; executed at the end o…
period of time between Sept. 1793 & July 1794 when 40,000 Fre…
Monarchy prison that was taken during the Revolution; name of…
became the symbol of the Reign of Terror
Robespierre
Head of the Committee of Public Safety; executed at the end o…
Reign of Terror
period of time between Sept. 1793 & July 1794 when 40,000 Fre…
58 terms
French Revolution
Declaration of the Rights of Man and o…
radicals
guillotine
Jacobins
Statement of revolutionary ideals adopted by National Assembly
Members of this law-making body who opposed the idea of monar…
Device used as a means of execution during the French Revolut…
Radical political organization that in September 1792 abolish…
Declaration of the Rights of Man and o…
Statement of revolutionary ideals adopted by National Assembly
radicals
Members of this law-making body who opposed the idea of monar…
The French Revolution
King Louis XVI
Marie-Antoinette
The Second Estate
The Third Estate
The king of France during the revolution.
The very unpopular Austrian-born queen of France.
The nobles of France. They were rich, landowners and paid no…
Made up from all the workers in France; from wealthy doctors…
King Louis XVI
The king of France during the revolution.
Marie-Antoinette
The very unpopular Austrian-born queen of France.
26 terms
The French Revolution
King Louis XVI
Marie-Antoinette
The Second Estate
The Third Estate
The king of France during the revolution.
The very unpopular Austrian-born queen of France.
The nobles of France. They were rich, landowners and paid no…
Made up from all the workers in France; from wealthy doctors…
King Louis XVI
The king of France during the revolution.
Marie-Antoinette
The very unpopular Austrian-born queen of France.
14 terms
French Revolution
1. Taxation without Representation
Stamp Act
Loyalists
Patriots
is a slogan originating during the 1750s and 1760s that summa…
an act of the British Parliament in 1756 that exacted revenue…
were American colonists who remained loyal to the British Cro…
...
1. Taxation without Representation
is a slogan originating during the 1750s and 1760s that summa…
Stamp Act
an act of the British Parliament in 1756 that exacted revenue…
The French Revolution
Estates General
Reign of Terror
Louis XVI
Marie Antionette
France's traditional national assembly with representatives o…
1793-1794 A period of panic where people where executed by Ro…
King of France (1774-1792). In 1789 he summoned the Estates-G…
Wife of Louis XVI and Queen of France. The people hated her f…
Estates General
France's traditional national assembly with representatives o…
Reign of Terror
1793-1794 A period of panic where people where executed by Ro…
30 terms
The French Revolution
King Louis XVI
Marie-Antoinette
Ancien Régime
The Second Estate
The king of France during the revolution.
The very unpopular Austrian-born queen of France.
'Old System'. The way France was ruled up until the revolutio…
The nobles of France. They were rich, landowners and paid no…
King Louis XVI
The king of France during the revolution.
Marie-Antoinette
The very unpopular Austrian-born queen of France.
25 terms
French Revolution
Causes of the French Revolution
First Estate
Second Estate
Third Estate
Money, bad harvest, unfair Estate System, Estates General,... Am…
Clergy... very wealthy... Did NOT have to pay taxes
Nobles... Had land and wealth... had government jobs... Did NOT have t…
Middle class, urban workers, rural peasants... Made up 98% of th…
Causes of the French Revolution
Money, bad harvest, unfair Estate System, Estates General,... Am…
First Estate
Clergy... very wealthy... Did NOT have to pay taxes
The French Revolution
French and Indian War
First Estate
Second Estate
The Third Estate
Also known as the Seven Years War the French and the British…
The clergy of the Roman Catholic Church. They scorned the ide…
The nobles of France who ran the country. They held the highe…
The commoners of France which existed in three groups the bou…
French and Indian War
Also known as the Seven Years War the French and the British…
First Estate
The clergy of the Roman Catholic Church. They scorned the ide…
50 terms
French Revolution
Estates General
Fall of the Bastille
Necker
Bastille
Separation of classes in pre-revolutionary France
July 1789
This finance minister who was repeatedly dismissed by King Lo…
This structure represented the Old Regime to the citizens of…
Estates General
Separation of classes in pre-revolutionary France
Fall of the Bastille
July 1789
French Revolution
Estates-General
National Assembly
Legislative Assembly
Great Fear
Separation of classes in pre-revolutionary France
A French congress established by people of the Third estate,…
A French congress with power to create laws and declare war
A wave of senseless panic that spread through France after th…
Estates-General
Separation of classes in pre-revolutionary France
National Assembly
A French congress established by people of the Third estate,…
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