the make the national assembly on the tennis courts
france in spending spending more money then they it collected in taxes. the country didn't spend that much, they really just didn't raise enough tax money.the property holder, like the nobles an the church paid the least amount in taxes and they collected more from poor farmers.
storming of the Bastille
the three estates are formed, the notability, the clergy, and the common people. these three groups are the base of the revolution.
turmoil in france
the third estate broke off from the others, and met on a tennis court to create the national assembly. they broke off from the others because they didn't like there rules. they believed that they were the most impact full group.
this is the battle of Bastille. this battle took place out side of a prison when a crowd set out out demands they they wanted guns and cannons from the government. there was lots of confusion and the fighting broke out. the was the beginning of the french revolution.
this document of the national assembly was the statement and principals of the french revolution. this document state that all men are equal. some word in the document include "liberty, equality, and fraternity. " this soon become the national assembly's modo
the nobles did not like the new declaration. because they hated losing there privileges. many of the nobles left France including the kings brother. the king tried to leave France as well but the caught him, they lost all of his trust, so they beheaded him for his actions.