The French Constitution of 1791

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1. How did Paris change under the Local Government Reforms of the Constitution?

  • Divided into 43 sections with its own Municipal Council.
  • Divided into 8 sections with its own Municipal Council.
  • Stayed the same but gained its own Municipal Council.
  • Did not alter at all from the Ancient Regime.
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2. Which was NOT guaranteed under the reforms of the Legal System?

  • The Right to a Lawyer
  • The Right to refuse arrest.
  • The Right to a public Judgement
  • The Right to appear in court within 24 hours

3. Who was given legislative and law making powers under the Lonstitution?

  • The Municipal Committee
  • Parlement
  • The National Legislative Assembly
  • Louis XVI

4. Who formed the Constitution of 1791?

  • The Bourgeoisie
  • The Clergy
  • The Nobles
  • Louis XVI

5. Which was NOT a direct tax under the Financial Reforms of the Constitution?

  • Property Tax
  • Land Tax
  • Bedroom Tax
  • Commerce / Trade Tax

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