The French Constitution of 1791

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1. What replaced the specialised courts of the Ancient Regime, under the Legal System Reform?

  • A Tribunal System
  • Local versions of the Parlement
  • Louis' own judgement
  • 7 different courts, each for different professions
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2. What was introduced to save the National Assembly from financial difficulties?

  • A Debit and Credit System
  • Assignat (paper bonds)
  • Bronze and Silver Coins
  • Silver Coins

3. How were clergymen chosen for their position under the Civil Constitution of the Clergy?

  • By members of the parish
  • By their superiors in the church hierarchy
  • By Louis
  • By the Pope

4. Who formed the Constitution of 1791?

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

5. What did the Religious Reforms include under the Constitution?

  • The Civil Constitution of the Clergy
  • The Construction of the Sacre Couer
  • The construction of 30 synagogues
  • The destruction of all Catholic Churches


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