The Feuillants and the Constitution of 1791

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1. What was the main job of the Feuillants?

  • To form a political union of Republicans
  • To finalise the proposals of the Constitution
  • To protect the King and to prevent a Republic
  • To prevent the rise of the Jacobins and other extreme groups
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2. What didn't the Feuillants get credit for?

  • Helping to strengthen the National Guard and Assembly
  • Helping to spread the idea of Republicanism
  • Helping to establish a constitutional monarchy
  • Helping to condemn the ideas of the Jacobins

3. What did the Feuillants demand to be recognised as?

  • The Society against the Rise of the Jacobins
  • The Society of the Friends of the Constitution
  • The Society of the Friends of the King and County
  • The Society of Political Force and Union

4. What did the Feuillants fail to gain support from?

  • The Girondin Club
  • Journals and Magazines
  • The Monarchy
  • The Constituent Assembly

5. What was the King's attitude towards the Constitution of 1791?

  • He rejected all of it except the financial and legal reforms
  • He fully supported it
  • He remained undecided until the last minute
  • He supported every part of it besides the exclusion of the religious reforms


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