Was the French Revolution Enlightened?

Today we will assess whether the French Revolution was Enlightened. We will also hopefully come to understand why historians might disagree when answering questions like this.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

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Q1.Marie Antoinette's brother was the ruler of which country?

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Q2.Who wrote the Declaration of the Rights of Woman and of the Female Citizen?

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Q3.Which machine was used to carry out official executions during the Reign of Terror?

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Q4.Which social group was most involved in mob violence in Paris?

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Q5.What name is given to the period of the French Revolution when thousands of people were executed for being 'enemies of the Revolution.'

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.Marie Antoinette's brother was the ruler of which country?

1/5

Q2.Who wrote the Declaration of the Rights of Woman and of the Female Citizen?

2/5

Q3.Which machine was used to carry out official executions during the Reign of Terror?

3/5

Q4.Which social group was most involved in mob violence in Paris?

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Q5.What name is given to the period of the French Revolution when thousands of people were executed for being 'enemies of the Revolution.'

5/5

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End of lesson quiz (lesson 10)

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Question 5

Q1.Which machine was used to carry out official executions during the Reign of Terror?

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Q2.Which social group was most involved in mob violence in Paris?

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Q3.Which of following is a clear example of mob violence during the French Revolution?

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Q4.Which of the following is a clear example of Enlightenment thinking influencing the Revolution?

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Q5.Which of the following was most associated responsibility for the Reign of Terror?

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End of lesson quiz (lesson 10)

See if you can answer these questions based on what you have learnt today.

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.Which machine was used to carry out official executions during the Reign of Terror?

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Q2.Which social group was most involved in mob violence in Paris?

2/5

Q3.Which of following is a clear example of mob violence during the French Revolution?

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Q4.Which of the following is a clear example of Enlightenment thinking influencing the Revolution?

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Q5.Which of the following was most associated responsibility for the Reign of Terror?

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Lesson summary: Was the French Revolution Enlightened?

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