Louis' XVI and the Flight to Varennes

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1. What issue did the Flight to Varennes bring to light?

  • That Marie Antoinette was dying.
  • That people wanted to kidnap the King.
  • That the King was against the revolution.
  • That the King wanted to stay in France.
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2. Where had Louis and his family attempted to go on holiday when they were first stopped from leaving Paris?

  • Grenoble
  • Saint-Cloud (Outskirts of Paris)
  • Milan (Italy)
  • Versaille (Outskirts of Paris)

3. What decision did Frenchmen have to make after the Flight to Varennes?

  • To support the King OR to support the revolution.
  • To support France OR to support Austria.
  • To support the King OR to support the clergy.
  • To support the Kind OR to support Marie Antoinette.

4. When did the Flight to Varennes take place?

  • June 1791
  • July 1794
  • October 1791
  • June 1789

5. Who escaped from Paris with Louis?

  • Nobody, he left alone.
  • Calonne and Necker.
  • Marie Antoinette and their children.
  • Several members of the Assembly and Clergy.


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