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NY Regents - The French Revolution and Napoleon Bonaparte (1780-1815): Tutoring Solution Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Calonne's last ditch effort to avoid fiscal insolvency without calling an Estates-General was called the _____in _____.

Question 2 2. What is the popular term for the vow the Third Estate made to remain there until they had written a constitution?

Question 3 3. The Continental System was put in place to block trade between _____ and the rest of Continental Europe.

Question 4 4. What reform instituted by the National Assembly borrowed ideals from the U.S. Constitution?

Question 5 5. Why was the Congress of Vienna convened?

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Question 6 6. Why did the sans-culottes endanger the noblemen and the circle of people close to the king?

Question 7 7. Which of the following is a reason why Napoleon invaded Russia?

Question 8 8. What two islands was Napoleon exiled to?

Question 9 9. What eventually led to the end of the Reign of Terror in France?

Question 10 10. Why was the Seven Years' War crippling to the French economy?

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Question 11 11. What event is often considered by historians the point when Louis XVI lost total control of the events in Paris?

Question 12 12. Who was originally responsible for leading the Committee of Public Safety that was formed in April 1793?

Question 13 13. Why did Napoleon choose to forge a peace with Great Britain after becoming First Consul?

Question 14 14. Why was Napoleon's rise to a prominent position difficult?

Question 15 15. The series of revolts in Spain and Portugal, which drained French resources, is known as the _____.

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Question 16 16. Which of the following social groups did most of the tax money come from prior to the French Revolution?

Question 17 17. Approximately how many people were executed during the Reign of Terror?

Question 18 18. What was Napoleon's final and decisive defeat at the hands of the Duke of Wellington?

Question 19 19. Under which law could someone be arrested, imprisoned and executed in the name of safeguarding the revolution?

Question 20 20. Which of the following did NOT contribute to the dire economic situation France found itself in on the eve of the Revolution?

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Question 21 21. Why did Prussia and Austria support Louis XVI, causing the National Assembly to proclaim war against them?

Question 22 22. Why was the Siege of Toulon important for Napoleon?

Question 23 23. Why did many Enlightenment thinkers believe the America Revolution could be viewed as a model for what should be achieved in France?

Question 24 24. Napoleon received his first military appointment at what age?

Question 25 25. In 1805, a British fleet led by Admiral Lord Nelson destroyed a combined French and Spanish fleet in the Battle of _____.

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Question 26 26. Where did Napoleon leave his army when he slipped back to France in 1799?

Question 27 27. Why did Prussia join the coalition against Napoleon in 1813?

Question 28 28. What body created the Committee of Public Safety?

Question 29 29. Why did Napoleon revive the Polish state?

Question 30 30. What was the territory Napoleon carved out of the former Holy Roman Empire as an independent state?

NY Regents - The French Revolution and Napoleon Bonaparte (1780-1815): Tutoring Solution Chapter Exam Instructions

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