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Syeda answered 1 year(s) , 6 month(s) ago

Describe the role of the philosophers in the French Revolution.

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France in the 18 th century had many revolutionary thinkers. Among them were Voltaire, Rousseau, Montesquieu and Diderot. Their revolutionary ideas encouraged people...

Asked by Prem

Jun 1

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Syeda answered 1 year(s) , 6 month(s) ago

Briefly discuss the causes of the French Revolution of 1789

The causes of the French Revolution can be broadly classified as-
1. Political causes- Absolute monarchy based on the Divine Rights of the King was prevalent in France. The Monarch lived in splendor and...

Asked by Prem

Jun 1

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Amisha answered 11 month(s) , 12 day(s) ago

write a short note on jacobin club

Jacobin club belonged mainly to the less prosperous section of society.
It was a political club formed to discuss government policies and plan their own forms of action.
Contributions:
J...

Asked by Bipasa

Jun 10

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Syeda answered 1 year(s) , 6 month(s) ago

French Division of Society

The French Society was divided into 3 divisions that were Clergy, Nobility and 3rd estate.

1. Clergy consisted of the high priests and they did not have to pay taxes.

2. Nobility consisted of

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Asked by Tanvi

Aug 3

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Syeda answered 1 year(s) , 6 month(s) ago

which period was known as the reign of terror and why?

The period from 1793 to 1794 was known as Reign of Terror:
1. Robspierre followed a policy of severe control and punishment.
2. All those whom he saw as being enimies of the republc were arreste...

Asked by Bipasa

Jun 9

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Syeda answered 1 year(s) , 6 month(s) ago

What was the immediate cause of the french revolution

The reaction of an inept government to a National economic crisis at a time when there was a food shortage and concerns about mass starvation among a fearful citizenry.
the French economic crises. Also...

Asked by Sanjay

May 22

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Syeda answered 1 year(s) , 6 month(s) ago

What is the meaning of feudal dues?


Feudal dues : A compulsory payment that the lower estates had to make to the higher estates. This could be collected in the form of cash, kind or services.

Asked by Zeeshan

Apr 9

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Sai answered 1 year(s) , 11 month(s) ago

what is triangle slave trade?

The colonies in the Caribbean were important suppliers of tobacco, indigo, sugar and coffee. However as the Europeans were unwilling to work in distant and unfamiliar lands, it led to a shortage of labor in pla...

Asked by Mohammed

Jun 21

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Agam answered 1 year(s) , 3 month(s) ago

What was the legacy of the French Revolution?

The ideas of liberty and democratic rights were the most important legacy of the French Revolution.
These spread from France to the rest of Europe during the nineteenth century, where feudal systems were...

Asked by Prem

May 31

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Arathy A answered 2 year(s) , 10 month(s) ago

why did he find an empty treasury when Louis XVI was ascended the throne of France ?

The kings before Louis XVI spend large sums of money to maintain the courts at Versailles. Also, they spend money for war needs. 

Asked by Pranaya

Jul 4

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Vigneshselvakumar answered 3 year(s) , 6 month(s) ago

Why did Louis XVI find an empty treasury in 1774?

LOUIS 16 FOUND AN EMPTY TREASURY BECAUSE
                SUPPORTING 13 AMERICAN COLONIES TO GAIN INDEPEDNENCE FROM THEIR COMMON ENEMY BRITAIN
                LONG YEARS OF WAR ADDED TO THIS WAS...

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Jun 1

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Aswini answered 3 year(s) , 5 month(s) ago

Describe the privileges enjoyed by 1and 2 estate?

First and second estates enjoyed feudal privileges. The most important one was the exemption from paying taxes.

Asked by Ankit

Jul 28

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Syeda answered 1 year(s) , 6 month(s) ago

France

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In the year 1789, the King of France ordered his troops to open fire on the citizens
To protest against this approach, some group of people attacked the government buildings and...

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Oct 26

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Syeda answered 1 year(s) , 6 month(s) ago

what were the causes for the empty treasure of france under king louisxvi

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When Louis XVI succeeded the throne of France, he came to knew that the treasury was empty. It's reasons were that they(the nobles) wanted an extravagent and very very beautiful court. M...

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Apr 11

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Aruna kumari answered 4 year(s) , 5 month(s) ago

Directory

After the fall of Jacobin governemnt, the two two elected legislatives appointed an excutive of five members called Directory.

Asked by Ninad

Aug 15

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Aruna kumari answered 4 year(s) , 5 month(s) ago

WOMEN - FRENCH REVOLUTION

Women were active participants in the events that took place in France and brought about so many important changes in French society.
women, especially in Paris, stepped out of their traditional domesti...

Asked by Satyajit

Sep 1

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Agam answered 1 year(s) , 6 month(s) ago

Napoleon Bonaparte

Born in1769 in the Island of Corsica, Napoleon Bonaparte studied in a military school in Paris.
 
In 1799 he led a coup known as 18 Brumaire and became the First Council. Subsequently, by 1804 h...

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Jul 3

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Aruna kumari answered 3 year(s) , 6 month(s) ago

Write the list of democratic rights whose origins can be traced to the French Revolution.

Some of the democratic rights which we enjoy today, whose origins could be traced to the French Revolution are

Right to equality

Right to freedom of speech and expression

Right agains

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Asked by Prem

Jun 1

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Prem answered 3 year(s) , 4 month(s) ago

what is feudal system?

read the text well and  try to answer it urself

Asked by Nitya

Jun 21

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Sethil answered 3 year(s) , 6 month(s) ago

what is old regime?

it is about the society and institution before 1789

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Jul 8

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