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french society divided into three secttions -

estates

1

tax on property and land

taille

2

middle class -

bourgeoisie

3

pants tht indicate what class you were in -

sans culottes

4

qualified voters -

electors

5

overthrow of governement -

coup de' etat

6

identity of people rough language, religion, and symbols -

nationalism

7

ideas saying that people should be as free as possible from the governement -

liberalism

8

philosophy based on tradition, social stability, and organized religion -

conservatism

9

wrote decleration rights of man -

national assembly

10

prison the peasants stormed into demanding for weapons

bastille

11

clergy -

first estate

12

nobility -

2nd estate

13

townspeople (everyone else)

3rd estste

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to protect france from threat of foreign invasion, they adopted 6 policies. What was this time called?

The reign of terror

15

women charged the palace screaming BREAD! -

BREAD

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vowed to meet till new constitution was made. What was this called ?

Tennis Court Oath

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Two house legislature elected by male citizens, and a five man directory -

The directory

18

acts as a ruling body of france -

national convention

19

everyone has right to vote -

universal sufferage

20

Special committee of twelve -

Committee of public safety

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three parts of the grand empire ?

1. French empire 2. dependent states 3. allied states

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Dependent states -

Napoleons relatives

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Allied states -

Territories that Napoleon conquered