The Decline of the Feuillants and the Rise of the Girondin

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

  • Action against the National Guard
  • Action against the emigres
  • Action against the refractory priests
  • Action against the Republicans
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2. Which group within the Legislative Assembly promoted the overthrow of European monarchs in other countries?

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

3. 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

4. Which Feuillant leader was defeated in the election to become mayor of Paris in 1791?

  • Petion
  • Lafayette
  • Robespierre
  • Brissot

5. Why did talented members of the Feuillant Club turn to the Jacobin Club?

  • They could develop their speaking skills needed in the Legislative Assembly
  • They could develop their ideas in accordance with the Philosophes.
  • They could win the votes of the crowds that attended Jacobin meetings.
  • They could appeal to Louis and royal ministers who attended the meetings.


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