The Decline of the Feuillants and the Rise of the Girondin

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1. Which influential member of the Legislative Assembly became associated with the Girondin?

  • Brissot
  • Jacobin
  • Lafayette
  • Robespierre
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2. Who supported Brissot and his ideas of spreading revolution throughout Europe?

  • Most Legislative Assembly Deputies, most Jacobins and most Parisian clubs
  • All of the Parisian clubs but only three Legislative Assembly Deputies and two Jacobins
  • Very few Legislative Assembly Deputies, most Jacobins and most ex-nobles
  • Most Legislative Assembly Deputies but no one from external political groups

3. Which group within the Legislative Assembly promoted the overthrow of European monarchs in other countries?

  • The Girondin
  • No group within the Legislative Assembly
  • The Jacobins
  • The Feuillants

4. What did the Girondin demand in terms of action?

  • Action against the National Guard
  • Action against the Republicans
  • Action against the emigres
  • Action against the refractory priests

5. Why didn't Robespierre support the idea of a military crusade and promoting revolution abroad?

  • It was a minor issue compared to that of financial mismanagement and deficit
  • It might result in Louis returning to his position as Absolute Monarch
  • It might result in a military dictatorship in France
  • It gave too much power to the serfs and peasants of foreign countries


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