French Revolution

By: Mary, Hannah, Cydney, and Abby

Top 5 reasons of the French Revolution

1. Resentment toward absolute monarchy

2.Resentment toward Seigneuralism by peasants, wage-earners, and the bourgeoisie

3. Rise of Enlightenment ideas

4.Tremendous national debt, and a grossly inequitable system of taxation

5. Influences of the American revolution

Causes

Main Groups

1. The 1st Estate

2. The 2nd Estate

3. The 3rd Estate

French Revolution Groups
Interview

Citations

"First Estate | French Revolution." French Revolution | Just another WordPress.com site. N.p., n.d. Web. 2 Mar. 2013. <http://thefrenchrev.wordpress.com/tag/first-estate/>.


Jones, Colin. The Cambridge illustrated history of France. 1. ed. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1994. Print.


Michell, Katie. Causes of the French Revolution Notes. EGR: English Class, 2013. Print.