The Split of the Jacobin Club - 1791

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1. What did the petition falsely state, that eventually divided the Jacobin Club?

  • That Marie Antoinette had become Queen
  • That the National Assembly had been replaced by the National Guard
  • That the King had abdicated
  • That the Jacobin Club had already split
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2. What was set up by the people who left the Jacobin Club?

  • The Marseillaise Club
  • The Feuillants Club
  • The Girondin Club
  • The Sans-Cullotes Club

3. Which drafter of the petition would become the leader of the Girondin Group?

  • Pierre de L'Orsay
  • Brissot
  • Robespierre
  • Danton

4. Why was the Feuillants Club happy that the Jacobins no longer supported the petition?

  • They disliked the proposed Jacobin policies of the petition
  • They suspected the Jacobin Club was planning another revolt
  • They were no longer burdened by the Jacobin extremists
  • They disliked the wealth of the Jacobin Club

5. Why did most of the Jacobin supporters break away from the group?

  • They supported Robespierre and Marat
  • They supported the idea of a republic
  • They supported the monarchy
  • They believed the revolution was almost over

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