A Quiz On French Revolution Chapter 19

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French Revolution Quizzes & Trivia

A quiz on Chapter 19.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The French Revolution had each of the following effects EXCEPT
    • A. 

      Catholicism in France was seriously challenged.

    • B. 

      The disruption of the revolution was contained in France.

    • C. 

      People of low birth held wide influence in political and military affairs.

    • D. 

      Conscripted armies defeated professionally trained armies.

    • E. 

      The revolution was lead by the bourgeoisie and oppossed by many pesants.

  • 2. 
    The finance minister who worked for Louis XVI and was liked by the people was
    • A. 

      De Brienne

    • B. 

      Maupeou

    • C. 

      Necker

    • D. 

      Colbert

    • E. 

      De Calonne

  • 3. 
    What is most often considered as the document that put an end to the old regime in France?
    • A. 

      The cahiers

    • B. 

      The Civil Constitution of the Clergy

    • C. 

      The assignats

    • D. 

      The Declaration of the Rights of Man and Citizen

    • E. 

      The Tennis Court Oath

  • 4. 
    Affter the passage of the Civil Constitution of the Clergy, the Catholic Church in France was _____ of the French Revolution.
    • A. 

      Increasingly supportive

    • B. 

      Somewhat supportive

    • C. 

      Somewhat opposed

    • D. 

      Increasinglly opposed

    • E. 

      Openly opposed

  • 5. 
    The 1793 revolt in the Vendee was in support of
    • A. 

      The Jacobins.

    • B. 

      The Austrians.

    • C. 

      The Girondists.

    • D. 

      The monarchists.

    • E. 

      The Directory.

  • 6. 
    In 1793, the Cathedral of Notre Dame became the
    • A. 

      Cathdral of the Supreme Being.

    • B. 

      Temple of Virtue.

    • C. 

      Temple of Reason.

    • D. 

      Seat of the Bishop of Paris.

    • E. 

      Meeting place of the National Convention.

  • 7. 
    The approximately 25,000 victims of the Reign of Terror were largely
    • A. 

      Lower class.

    • B. 

      Clergy.

    • C. 

      Aristocracy.

    • D. 

      Emigres.

    • E. 

      Jacobins.

  • 8. 
    By the end of 1795, legislation in France regarding the status of women
    • A. 

      Liberalized divorce procedures for them.

    • B. 

      Supported their involvement in the political process.

    • C. 

      Reflected Rousseau's enlightenment theory of spheres.

    • D. 

      Upgraded their status and participation in the Church.

    • E. 

      Granted them suffrage.

  • 9. 
    In the latter half of the 1790's, the government of the Directory was primarily supported by
    • A. 

      Sans-cullotes groups.

    • B. 

      The military.

    • C. 

      The Catholic Church.

    • D. 

      The Mountain faction of the National Convention.

    • E. 

      Austria.

  • 10. 
    One of the unanticipated results of the Thermidorian Reaction was a notable revival of
    • A. 

      Catholicism.

    • B. 

      Jacobinism.

    • C. 

      The aristocracy.

    • D. 

      Women's rights.

    • E. 

      Support for the return of the monarchy.