After Louis XIV died in 1715, France was suffering major financial troubles because during his rule Louis XIV spent his money on the Versallie palace and national indutry.
We should double the amount of delegates in the third estate.
France was also having a poor harvesting season and many crops began to die. The lack of resources led to prices rising and many people couldnt afford to eat.
In 1774 Louis XVI and Mary Antionette began their rule over France.
This is social Injustice!
They were weak rulers. Louis XVI doesn't pay attention to his government advisers and Mary constantly spends money.
Louis XVI didn't follow Jacques Neckers advice to double the number of delegates.
The estate system was made up of three estates. The first estate was made up of the clergy, the second estate was made up of rich nobles and everyone else made up the third estate. The third estate, made up of peasants, paid 98% of taxes and the government didn't even listen to them.