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25 terms
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…
25 terms
French Revolution Vocabulary
Estates
Estates General
Absolute Monarchy
Louis XIV
One of three distinct social classes in France in 1700's
Meeting of the three estates to vote on new taxation laws
King or queen with total power
His extravagant lifestyle and wars against Great Britain and…
Estates
One of three distinct social classes in France in 1700's
Estates General
Meeting of the three estates to vote on new taxation laws
11 terms
French Revolution Vocabulary
Bourgeoisie
Estates-General
Jacobin
Louis XVI
Wealthier and educated members of the 3rd Estate who strongly…
An assembly of representatives from all 3 of the estates or s…
A radical political organization
King of France during the French Revolution
Bourgeoisie
Wealthier and educated members of the 3rd Estate who strongly…
Estates-General
An assembly of representatives from all 3 of the estates or s…
23 terms
French Revolution Vocabulary worksheet
Ancien Regime
Austria
Storming of the Bastille
Bourgeoisie
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Ancien Regime
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Austria
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51 terms
French Revolution Vocabulary
The Old Regime
The Three Estates
Bourgeoisie
Louis XVI
This was a social and political system in France (during the…
1st estate= clergy, 2nd estate= nobility, 3rd estate= commoners
In early modern Europe, the class of well-off town dwellers w…
- King of France (1774-1792). In 1789 he summoned the Estates…
The Old Regime
This was a social and political system in France (during the…
The Three Estates
1st estate= clergy, 2nd estate= nobility, 3rd estate= commoners
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…
11 terms
Vocabulary - French Revolution
1st Estate
Legislative Assembly
Jacobins
3rd Estate
This was the class made up of Roman Catholic Clergy in France…
This was the law making body created by the constitution of 1…
The members of the National Assembly who favored domination b…
This was the class made up of the bourgeoisie, artisans, city…
1st Estate
This was the class made up of Roman Catholic Clergy in France…
Legislative Assembly
This was the law making body created by the constitution of 1…
22 terms
French 2 Revolution vocabulary
ce que
commencer
décider (de)
quitter
what (as in "I know what you said")
to start
to decide (use de with a verb only, as in "to decide to write…
to leave (a person or place)
ce que
what (as in "I know what you said")
commencer
to start
11 terms
Vocabulary - French Revolution
1st Estate
Legislative Assembly
Jacobins
3rd Estate
This was the class made up of Roman Catholic Clergy in France…
This was the law making body created by the constitution of 1…
The members of the National Assembly who favored domination b…
This was the class made up of the bourgeoisie, artisans, city…
1st Estate
This was the class made up of Roman Catholic Clergy in France…
Legislative Assembly
This was the law making body created by the constitution of 1…
14 terms
French Revolution Vocabulary
absolute monarchy
archives
bourgeoisie
conservative
king or queen whose power is not limited by a representative…
place or collection containing records, documents, or other m…
middle class; neither nobles nor peasants
one who opposes rapid change & holds traditional values
absolute monarchy
king or queen whose power is not limited by a representative…
archives
place or collection containing records, documents, or other m…
17 terms
French Revolution Vocabulary
Revolution
Reforms
Social Hierarchy
Estates General
The overthrow and replacement of a government; A major change.
Political changes that hope to improve society.
The organisation of people in a society into levels based on…
A council of representatives that advise the French king cons…
Revolution
The overthrow and replacement of a government; A major change.
Reforms
Political changes that hope to improve society.
12 terms
French Revolution vocabulary
arsenal
betraying
colonial
dictator
a place where guns and ammunition are stored.
giving help to the enemy.
having settlements in far-off lands.
a ruler who has total power.
arsenal
a place where guns and ammunition are stored.
betraying
giving help to the enemy.
31 terms
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…
39 terms
French 4 Revolution Vocabulary
Bien-aimé
Dieudonné
La Grande Peur
La Prise de la Bastille
Well-liked/Well-loved (Louis XV's nickname early on)
God-given (childhood name of Louis XIV given by his mom)
The Great Fear (time when peasants, after the taking of the B…
The Storming of the Bastille
Bien-aimé
Well-liked/Well-loved (Louis XV's nickname early on)
Dieudonné
God-given (childhood name of Louis XIV given by his mom)
16 terms
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…
22 terms
French Revolution Vocabulary
ancien régime
estate
deficit spending
Louis XVI
the government in pre-revolution France
social class
when a government spends more money than it takes in
king of France from 1774 to 1792; executed in 1793
ancien régime
the government in pre-revolution France
estate
social class
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…
13 terms
French Revolution Vocabulary
First Estate
Second Estate
Third Estate
Coup d'état
The smallest class in France, composed of the Clergy
Second smallest class in France; made up of the Nobility; did…
Largest class in France; made up of peasants/commoners; paid…
An overthrow of a government by force
First Estate
The smallest class in France, composed of the Clergy
Second Estate
Second smallest class in France; made up of the Nobility; did…
31 terms
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…
25 terms
French Revolution Vocabulary
Estate
Guillotine
Republic
Congress of Vienna
social classes in France
method of execution; instrument of terror
government with elected representatives; set up by the legisl…
meeting to restore peace and a balance of power to Europe fol…
Estate
social classes in France
Guillotine
method of execution; instrument of terror
12 terms
French Revolution Vocabulary
Revolution
Reforms
Social Hierarchy
Estates General
An overthrow and replacement of a government; A major change.
Political changes that hope to improve society.
Organization of people in a society into levels based on power.
A council of representatives that advise the French king cons…
Revolution
An overthrow and replacement of a government; A major change.
Reforms
Political changes that hope to improve society.
31 terms
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…
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…
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…
15 terms
The French Revolution - Vocabulary
Estates General
Three Estates
National Constituent Assembly
Storming of the Bastille
a general assembly representing the French estates: the clerg…
refer to the three divisions of European society in the Middl…
the National Assembly on 9 July 1789, during the first stages…
when the 3rd estate challenged the monarchy by storming a med…
Estates General
a general assembly representing the French estates: the clerg…
Three Estates
refer to the three divisions of European society in the Middl…
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…
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…
8 terms
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…
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
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.
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
25 terms
French Revolution Vocabulary
Monarchy
Democracy
Liberty
Aristocracy
A government ruled by a king or queen
A form of government in which citizens govern themselves
Freedom
Group of the most wealthy and privileged
Monarchy
A government ruled by a king or queen
Democracy
A form of government in which citizens govern themselves
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…
20 terms
French Revolution Vocabulary
Old Regime
First Estate
Second Estate
Third Estate
French political system before 1789. Was made up of three est…
Estate made up of clergy members, had influence over the king…
Estate made up of aristocrats and nobles which worked as tax…
Estate made up of 1.) rural peasants and 2.) bourgeoisie. Thi…
Old Regime
French political system before 1789. Was made up of three est…
First Estate
Estate made up of clergy members, had influence over the king…
French Revolution Vocabulary
French Revolution
Absolute Monarchy
Estate
Louis XVI
Revolution started by the third estate of France, because of…
A government or country ruled by a king or Queen who has... supr…
A class or social order in France before the French Revolution
French king who was overthrown and beheaded during the French…
French Revolution
Revolution started by the third estate of France, because of…
Absolute Monarchy
A government or country ruled by a king or Queen who has... supr…
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…
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
14 terms
French Revolution Vocabulary
revolution
revolt
rebel
tradition
...
...
...
...
revolution
...
revolt
...
11 terms
French Revolution Vocabulary
Tyranny
Estates
Aristocracy
Bourgeoisie
unjust/abuse of power
Social classes of France
Nobles
Middle Class
Tyranny
unjust/abuse of power
Estates
Social classes of France
French Revolution Vocabulary
Enlightenment
1st Estate
2nd Estate
3rd Estate
more philosophers in France wanted life more fair.
1% of the population
2% of the population
97% of population
Enlightenment
more philosophers in France wanted life more fair.
1st Estate
1% of the population
10 terms
french revolution vocabulary
bourgeoisie
estate
fraternity
radical
middle class
one of the 3 divisions of the old regime
brotherhood
person favoring drastic change
bourgeoisie
middle class
estate
one of the 3 divisions of the old regime
French Revolution Vocabulary
Estate
Bourgeoisie
Coup d'etat
human rights
a social class system in France before the French Revolution
the middle class in France
a change of government in which a new group of leaders seize…
the basic rights given to all people
Estate
a social class system in France before the French Revolution
Bourgeoisie
the middle class in France
37 terms
French Revolution Vocabulary
ancien régime
estate
bourgeoisie
deficit spending
In 1789, France, like the rest of Europe, still clung to an o…
Social classes (three) used in France before the revolution.
Highest Class of the Third Estate.... The bourgeoisie included…
This occurs when a government spends more money than it takes…
ancien régime
In 1789, France, like the rest of Europe, still clung to an o…
estate
Social classes (three) used in France before the revolution.
10 terms
French Revolution Vocabulary
Estate
Aristocracy
Bourgeoisie
Widespread
The social classes in France before the French Revolution
The nobles
The middle class in France
Frequent in many places; common
Estate
The social classes in France before the French Revolution
Aristocracy
The nobles
15 terms
French Revolution Vocabulary List
Balance of Power
Social Contract
The Declaration of the Rights of Man
Estates General
Ensuring the stability of politics in Europe by making sure n…
A deal voluntarily made between a group of people and the gov…
A decree made to ensure that basic human rights of French cit…
The representative body in France that hadn't met for over 15…
Balance of Power
Ensuring the stability of politics in Europe by making sure n…
Social Contract
A deal voluntarily made between a group of people and the gov…
15 terms
French Revolution Vocabulary Terms
estate
absolute monarchy
palace of versailles
tyranny
One of three distinct social classes in France in 1700s.
King or queen with total power.
Extravagant building that represented Louis XIV's lifestyle.
Unrestricted use of power.
estate
One of three distinct social classes in France in 1700s.
absolute monarchy
King or queen with total power.
47 terms
French Revolution Vocabulary
Old Regime
Estate
First Estate
Second Estate
the political and social system that existed in France before…
one of the three social classes in France before the French r…
clergy
the nobility
Old Regime
the political and social system that existed in France before…
Estate
one of the three social classes in France before the French r…
19 terms
French Revolution Vocabulary
Abdicate
Annex
Blockade
Bourgeoisie
To leave a high office
To add territory to an existing country
To prevent goods and services from entering a country
The middle class, often merchants
Abdicate
To leave a high office
Annex
To add territory to an existing country
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…
26 terms
French Revolution Vocabulary
absolute monarchy
coupe de etate
estate general
three estates
Concept of government developed during rise of nation-states…
The sudden overthrow of a goverment by a usually small group…
An assembly of representatives from all three of estates of s…
Before the 1789 Revolution, "Old Regime" France was divided i…
absolute monarchy
Concept of government developed during rise of nation-states…
coupe de etate
The sudden overthrow of a goverment by a usually small group…
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