French Revolution Test Review Worksheet

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Date: _______________________________
French Revolution Test Review Worksheet 2014
Matching: Match the following information with the appropriate person. Some of the people will be matched
up with two pieces of information.
Clemens von Metternich
1. defeated at the Battle of Waterloo
2. French journalist who demanded equal rights for women
Marquis de Lafayette
3. Austrian prince; wanted to restore the status quo at Congress
of Vienna
4. French emperor who dominated Europe in the 1800s
Jacques Louis David
5. head of the French National Guard who fought alongside
George Washington
Maximilien Robespierre
6. Jacobin revolutionary who led the Reign of Terror
7. Leading painter during the French Revolution
Olympe de Gouges
8. Believed France could achieve a “republic of virtue
through terror
Terms to Define: Provide information or definitions for each of the following items. Be thorough.
1st Estate
2. 2nd Estate
3. 3rd Estate
4. Ancient regime
5. Bourgeoisie
6. Deficit spending
7. Jacques Necker
8. National Assembly
9. Declaration of the Rights of Man and the Citizen
10. Constitution of 1791
11. Reign of Terror
12. Guillotine
13. Tennis Court Oath
14. Constitution of 1792
15. Legislative Assembly of 1792 extended voting right to:
16. Committee of Public Safety
17. Napoleonic Code
18. Continental System
19. Battle of Waterloo
20. Congress of Vienna
21. Describe how social, economic, and political conditions
before the French Revolution affected ordinary citizens. How
were these conditions related to the storming of the Bastille?
22. Do you think the actions of Louis XVI and Marie Antoinette
contributed to their own downfall? Explain.
23. What conditions during the Revolution allowed for the rise of
Napoleon as emperor, and what is at least one lasting legacy
of his nationalist policy on the rest of the world?