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Unformatted text preview: the French Revolution, as it asserted the power to the people, not the monarchs. The Tennis Cour t Oat h T he
• King Louis shuts down the private tennis court meeting on June 20th, 1789. • This forced the ThirdEstate to meet at the Church of Saint Louis in Paris.
• This meeting included citizens and clergy as well as the ThirdEstate. • Also included more members of other estates. Post -Oat h Post
• In a private royal meeting on June 23rd, 1789, King Louis attempted to reorganize the Estates in a way that would benefit him.
• Different representation organization (less representation of Third Estate, more representation of Royal family and First Estate • This failed, causing the Estates to work even harder to obtain equal representation. N ATI ONAL CO...
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