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2. How many people were killed in the Champs De Mars Massacre?

  • 50
  • 1000
  • 4
  • None, but hundreds were injured.

3. Why was the Champs de Mars chosen for the gathering?

  • It was the site of a memorial of the fall of the Bastille.
  • It was where the Estates General had met.
  • It was the site of a memorial of the Tennis Court Oath.
  • It was usual meeting place of the Jacobin Club.

4. When did the Champs de Mars Massacre take place?

  • April 1800
  • April 1799
  • July 1791
  • June 1789

5. What happened in the weeks following the Champs de Mars Massacre?

  • Decrease in the population of Paris.
  • Growth in the demand for a republic.
  • Decrease in the demand for a republic.
  • Growth in the demand for an absolute monarchy.

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