French Exam II Study Guide - French Exam II Study Guide...

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French Exam II Study GuideMapping:Montmartre-north of Paris, France-18tharrondissement-right bank-screen shot of locationLe Palais-Royal-1starrondissement-right bank-close to LouvreVersailles-outside of Paris-southwest of Paris, near the 15thand 16tharrondissementLes Halles-1starrondissement--east of Le Palais Royal--right bankL’Arc de Triomphe-in the middle of the 16th, 17th, and 8tharrondissement-at a rotary where many roads meetLa Bastille-southwest corner of the 11tharrondissement, near the 3rd, 4th, and 12tharrondissements-right bankPlace de la Concorde-right next to the Seine-on the border between the 1stand 8tharrondissementLes Invalides-center of the 7tharrondissementL’Hotel de Ville-4tharrondissement-right bank-right next to the Seine-on the south western part of the arrondissement (not on the border)Cimetiere du Pere-Lachaise
-20th arrondissement- right on the border of the 11tharrondissementShort Answers:1.Explain the origin of the term “boulevard” and what process were created the Parisian “Grands Boulevards”
2.For what reason does Louis Sebastien Mercier write that the capital has an unhealthy size?
3.Explain the obsession of certain rulers like Louis XIV and Napoleon with what is called “La Gloire”. Please give specific Parisian examples of the modes of expression of “La Gloire” for Louis XIV and Napoleon I.

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