French Revolution. Section 1. Causes of the Revolution. Inequality in the social order estates – social classes Old Order or ancien regime King on top 1 st estate 2 nd estate 3 rd estate. King Louis XVI Shy and indecisive Marie-Antoinette Austrian Frivolous and self-indulgent.
Sans- culottes (artisans)
The King Concedes
War with Austria
Robespierre wanted a republic of “good citizens”
Section 2 and 3
1st Column – Explain what changes Napoleon made (include and define any vocab terms)
2nd Column – Explain how these changed helped or hurt Napoleon’s control over the empire.
3rd Column – What effects did these changes have on France?
Great Britain’s resistance