Tuesday, March 9, 2010
World History, March 9
French Revolution: pgs 651-5
Please answer the following questions about the French Revolution found in Chapter 23. You must write in complete sentences to receive full credit for your answer. DO NOT COPY FROM THE BOOK!
1. What were some of the problems that France encountered just before the Revolution?
2. Please describe France’s three Estates?
3. What were the grievances (complaints) of the Third Estates?
4. What characteristics did members of the Third Estate want in their government?
5. Why was France’s economy in trouble?
6. Why was there a meeting of the Estates General?
7. What was the Tennis Court Oath?
8. Describe the Great Fear?