FRENCH REVOLUTION CAUSES

Updated: 10/1/2021
FRENCH REVOLUTION CAUSES

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  • STARVATION
  • How are we suppose to live?
  • My godness our crops!!!
  • yes sr
  • TAXES
  • Give the people more taxes
  • ENLIGHTENMENT
  • I agree
  • everyone's equals
  • The periodic crises took great shots at the people. Bad harvests,a slowdown in manufacturing,rising food prices, and unemployment all contributed to the essential crises of starvation.
  • WOMEN'S MARCH TO VERSAILLES
  • Taxes were implemented on the people of the 18th century because of contributions to the war and court luxuries.
  • TENNIS COURT OATH
  • Enlightenment ideas were a key part of the revolution, as to why the revolution was fought. Ideas such as a new formed hagiarchy ,The Declaration of the Rights of Man. In this stated ideas from enlightenment philosophies.
  • STORMING THE BASTILLE
  • On October, 1789, Women wanted bread for their families, they rounded up women mostly and some men to march to versailles.
  • A meeting of action was called by the king. The voting system was flawed because the Third Estate had only one vote as a whole that easily outnumbered the Third Estate. The Third Estate (National Assembly) proclaimed the start of a constitution.
  • The third estate stormed the bastille. king Louis refused the concerns of his people