The French Revolution
Can you answer these questions about the French Revolution?
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What king and queen were beheaded in 1793?
What device was used to behead them?
What did that queen supposedly say that people should eat if they had no bread?
Who emerged as dictator of France following the Revolution?
What groups of people comprised the "three estates" prior to the revolution?
What prison was stormed in 1789?
On what day of the year was that prison stormed?
What Charles Dickens novel is set in London and Paris during the
time of the French Revolution?
What is name of the period, in 1793 and 1794, in which thousands were executed?
The Reign of Terror
What small group led France during that period?
Committee of Public Safety
What "incorruptible" and bloodthirsty revolutionary was executed in 1794?
What revolutionary motto, first uttered in 1790, is still the national motto of France?
Liberty, egality, fraternity
France's national anthem was written in 1792. What city is it named after?
What atheistic cult was promoted as a replacement for Catholicism?
Cult of Reason
What system of weights and measures was introduced in 1791?
Who weren't granted rights by the "Declaration of the Rights of Man"?
What period of time was increased to 10 days in length?
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