We need more money for our government, a lot of money!
Tennis court oath
The third estate must form a new constitution that is equal for all estates!
Storming of the Bastille
Get the powder!
The king called together the estates general, which was made up of three estates. The french government needed more money
Declaration of the Rights of Man
We shall all be equal!!!
The Third Estate decided to break from the Estates General and draw up their own constitution. They also dubbed themselves the "National Assembly." They were forced to meet on an old tennis court
March on Versailles
We demand food!
The angry people culminated on July 14 in a march that ended up resulting trip to the Bastille for proper ammunition. That hunt for gunpowder was the main reason for the storming of the Bastille.
Civil Constitution of the Clergy
All my power is gone....
The national assembly created a new document, called the declaration of the rights of man. It reminded people of their social rights and duties.
A crowd of women arrived at the king's palace in Versailles. Once the crowd arrived at Versailles they demanded to meet the king. They were very angry that they did not have enough food. They demanded food from the king and got what they ant, and this was a turning point because the king gave in.
A law passed on 12 July 1790 during the French Revolution, which subordinated the Roman Catholic Church in France to the French government, they lost much power in france