The French Revolution 5
Napoleon Bonaparte brought law and order back to France by ending the Revolution.

The French Revolution 5

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The storming of the Bastille occurred during the French Revolution. The French Revolution was said to 'devour its children' because many of those who began the revolt were killed themselves.

See how much you have learned in your History classes by playing our final quiz on this subject.

1.
Which word was not in the revolutionary slogan?
Equality
Fraternity
Liberty
Loyalty
Fraternity means 'brotherhood' - treating everyone with respect
2.
Which Committee was set up to protect the new Republic?
Committee of Public Concern
Committee of Public Freedom
Committee of Public Liberty
Committee of Public Safety
3.
What were tumbrils?
Carts that took victims to the guillotine
Catapult-like weapons
Drums played by the mob
Slogan boards to carry during the riots
Women used to knit while watching executions!
4.
Who lead the Committee of Public Safety?
Danton
Desmoulins
Lafayette
Robespierre
5.
Attacks on nobles and royalists was the Reign of .......
Death
Destruction
Revenge
Terror
Many nobles and supporters of Louis were beheaded
6.
Who were the moderate party who resented the power that Paris now had?
Girondins
Jacobins
Noisettes
Salopettes
7.
In 1793 where did peasants rise in revolt against the new government?
Ardeche
Dordogne
Landes
Vendee
They wanted to have a king back in control
8.
Which revolutionary was stabbed to death in his bath?
Carnot
Danton
Marat
Quesnay
Killed by Charlotte Corday, a member of the Girondins
9.
Which small group briefly ran France after Robespierre's execution?
The Communards
The Directory
The Executive
The Gendarmes
10.
Who brought law and order back to France by ending the Revolution?
Charles de Gaulle
King Louis XVII
Napoleon Bonaparte
The Duke of Wellington
He used the army to defeat the mob
Author:  Jan Crompton

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