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Flashcards in Chp3 Reign of Terror: The Directory/Revolutionary Calendar Deck (17):
1

What was the Directory?

a group who replaced Robespierre and who were controlled by the middle class

2

Who did this new group give power to?

anyone who owned property was allowed to vote

3

What was the problem with only those owning property being allowed to vote?

poor people owned nothing, so this signaled a return to special privileges for people with money

4

What happened to the title “citizen”

those days were over and all the advances made by the poor were swept away

5

Who was Napoleon Bonaparte?

the guy who finally took over, called himself Emperor of France, and established a new sort of monarchy

6

What is Vendemiaire?

month of vintage

7

What is Brumaire?

month of fog

8

What is Frimaire?

month of frost

9

What is Nivose?

month of snow

10

What is Pluviose?

month of raine

11

What is Ventose?

month of rain

12

What is Germinal?

month of budding

13

What is Floreal?

month of flowers

14

What is Prairial?

month of medows

15

What is Messidor?

month of harvest

16

What is thermidor?

month of heat

17

What is Fructidor?

month of fruit

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