History Channel video questions.docx - Name Date The French Revolution History Channel Video Questions 1 How do you think Louis XVI\u2019s qualities as a

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Name: _____________________________________ Date: _______________________ The French Revolution History Channel Video Questions 1. How do you think Louis XVI’s qualities as a leader led to the French Revolution? He was busy picking locks and clocks, can't make decisions and was not ready or fit to become a king. Puts his needs before his offering country. 2. What were some of the causes of the French Revolution discussed in this video? Financial and social inequality, three estates, power, food 3. What was the “Enlightenment”? Who were some of its major thinkers and writers? The Enlightenment was an intellectual movement in France during the 18 century. Philosophers established “laws” that could govern the natural world. Some of the well- known philosophers from that time include Hobbes, Voltaire, and John Locke. 4. Why did the French people have such negative feelings toward Marie Antoinette? Because they partially blamed her for not quickly making an heir, and she spent a lot of money on parties 5. What was the one food item that everyone depended on in France?

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