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2. Why did France think that the original reason for going to war had been removed?

  • The National Guard had defeated the Austrian Army
  • The Emigres Army in Austria had been disbanded
  • The Emigres Army in France was becoming powerful
  • Most emigres had returned to France having been threatened with arrest

3. What did Robespierre and the Jacobins believe about war?

  • It would lead to a Republic of Europe
  • It would lead to Popular Sovereignty across Europe
  • It could result in a military dictatorship
  • It could result in Louis returning to his position as absolute monarch

4. What did Marie Antoinette and Louis believe about a possible war?

  • It would result in their execution
  • It would be the only way to restore the Ancien Regime
  • It would result in a complete break down in the law and order in France
  • It would lead to total overthrow of European Monarchs

5. Which rumour was widespread amongst French civilians at the time?

  • That the Feuillants and Girondin had unionised and planned to form a counter-revolution
  • That the Foreign Policies were being run by people plotting counter-revolution
  • That the Jacobins were planning a coup d'etat in Paris
  • That Louis and Marie Antoinette were going to attempt a second flee to Austria


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