Identify the letter of the choice that best completes the statement or answers the question. For five points extra credit, write what you would like to buy Coach P for the Holidays if money was no option.
____ 1. The bourgeoisie belonged to which of the following groups?
the First Estate
the Third Estate
the Second Estate
____ 2. The Constitution of 1791
abolished the monarchy.
gave the vote to all citizens.
established a new Legislative Assembly.
reestablished the old provinces.
____ 3. During the Reign of Terror, Robespierre tried to
execute all French nobles.
crush all opposition to the revolution.
restore the Catholic Church.
reinstate the monarchy.
____ 4. Which of the following areas did Napoleon annex to France?
39. Answers may include five of the following: the revolution abolished the old social order and made all French men equal citizens; it instituted a new government; it brought the Church under state control; it changed fashion; it introduced nationalism; it made public education available; it encouraged religious toleration; and it promoted France as a secular nation instead of a religious one.
40. Main events in the rise of Napoleon: He won several victories against the Austrians and captured most of northern Italy; he helped overthrow the Directory and set himself up as First Consul; he declared himself emperor of the French; he defeated all the major powers, except for Britain. Main events in the fall of Napoleon: He lost his campaign against Russia, which led to his defeat by Russia, Britain, and Prussia; he abdicated.
41. to create a lasting European peace by establishing strong nations surrounding France and a balance of power and by protecting the system of monarchy