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What is it called when you have three estates?
Whats the first estate made out of?
Church ( priest ect) 1%
Whats the second estate made out of?
Arisoicrats (nobles) 1%
Whats the third estate made of?
Classify the tax system
- Church: volantary
- Nobles: 0%
- Pesants: 75%
Name the 5 "causes" for the F.R?
- -Philisophical reason
- -American revolution
- -bad leadership by louis
- -stubborness of nobles
- -economic crisis
The enligjtenment, people were question their old ways (challange the king)
France middle class (boirgeoisie) is not seeing how the american revolirion is forming a middle class which is what they want
Ineffective leaderahip of louis XVI
- -he could be talked out of things.
- -he tended to be pirsaded by the last persons advice
- -marie antoinettes spending habits he could not control her
Intransigence of his nobles
The nobles would refuse to pay a small amount of tax which xould have sa ed france
Price of bread has skyrocketed and framce is now broke because of the war
What happened the storming of the bastilles?
It was symbolic of everything the ancient regieme was about! The urban mob attacked bastille for gun powder and to collect the political (even thought there waant that much). Then they tore it down brick by brick
The tennis court oath
Louis had made the decsion to lock up the doors for the third estate general , people meet in a tennis coirt and decided they wanted to fight for a consitution. They called themseleves the national assembly.
Whp were the national assembly?
The people in the tennis court who wanted a consitution
What happened at the march to versailles
Anger fish women marched miles to reach verailles were they demaned bread, when louis just hide instead of confronting them they simple broke in, stole all the flour and brough the king and queen back to paris to keep an eye on them
Attempt to flee
Louise XVI and marie disguised them seleves and tried to escape to austria where the were going to re group and come back with an army to fight against his people! This is treason so when he was caught they acsussed him of that!
When the duke of bruinswick said "dont hurt MA or louis or else'' everyone hated that ideA
Wht is guerilla warfae
Snipers,sneak attacks,sabatoge ect. A new way of war instead of taking breaks and battling in a open feild until they delxare a winner! GW is also done by armed citzens aka everyday people
What is the september massacare?
The mob thinks that all people in jail would support the enimey armes marching towards paris. So the kill 1600 people in prison
What is the reign of terror?
A phase of the FR with robeispierre. He and his committe of public safety have lists of people to kill.
When did robeispierre go to far?
The cult of the supreme being and the execution of danton.
Where was NPB born, prisoned on, and died on?
Who waa in the directory of 5 men?
Napolieon and 4 other
What does a "whuff of grape shot represent?
Naps arrivel on the scene
To over through the gouverment
What does nap believe?
That if he doesnt keep winning then he will lose all his power
What good things did nap do?
- Founded university
- Napoleonic code
- Metric system
- RC church was made the offical church of france
- Legion of honoir
- Infastructure of france
What bad things did nap do?
- Russian invaaion( to many dead)
- Connitintal system (no trade with britan
Qhen your not weaeing pants your wearing ?
What happenes in 1804
Nap crowned himself empiror
Whats the key to nationlisim?
Naps last battle was qnd againat who?
The battle of waterloo against the duke of wellingthon
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