Louis' XVI and the Flight to Varennes

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1. Who escaped from Paris with Louis?

  • Several members of the Assembly and Clergy.
  • Marie Antoinette and their children.
  • Calonne and Necker.
  • Nobody, he left alone.
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2. Where had Louis and his family attempted to go on holiday when they were first stopped from leaving Paris?

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

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. How did Louis express his opinions on the work of the Assembly and the Constitution?

  • He left a letter behind at the palace for ministers to discover.
  • He didn't, he just fled with no explanation.
  • He made a formal announcement in front of a crowd at the Tuileries.
  • He sent a letter to the Assembly from his refuge abroad.

5. What was Louis' reasons for leaving France in secret?

  • That he disagreed with all the changes of the Constitution and Assembly.
  • That he was leaving France to speak with the Pope urgently.
  • That he agreed with all the changes of the Constitution.
  • That he was being kidnapped by the Count d'Artois.


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