The Split of the Jacobin Club - 1791

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1. What was set up by the people who left the Jacobin Club?

  • The Feuillants Club
  • The Girondin Club
  • The Marseillaise Club
  • The Sans-Cullotes Club
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2. Who was left in the Jacobin Club following the Split?

  • Robespierre, Lafayette and a small group of pro-war militants
  • Lafayette and a small group of republicans
  • Robespierre and a small group of republicans
  • Lafayette and a large group of committed monarchists

3. Which petition divided opinion in the Jacobin Club?

  • The Petition that demanded the army to begin invading Prussia and Austria
  • The Petition demanding that no future monarchy replace Louis
  • The Petition that demanded the immediate abolition of all political groups and societies
  • The Petition that demanded a vote on which European monarch should take over from Louis as King

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

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

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

  • That the King had abdicated
  • That the National Assembly had been replaced by the National Guard
  • That the Jacobin Club had already split
  • That Marie Antoinette had become Queen


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