Different crop failures in the 1780s caused these shortages, which of course led to high prices for bread lead to food scarcity
It increased the feeling of French nationalism, and it set a precedent for a democratic French government.
The guillotine, which came to symbolize the French Revolution, was first used in 1792.
The causes of the French Revolution were that the Estate System was unfair, the government of France was into much debt, and was therefore taxing too much, and that people resented the power of the Church.
the reign of terror's purpose was to purge France of enemies of the Revolution and protect the country from foreign invaders.
the British government decided to make the American colonies pay a large share of the war debt from the French and Indian War.