The French Revolution Crossword Puzzle #3
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French Revolution Crossword #3
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2. Financial minister from 1774 to 1776 who sought to abolish the corvée
5. Lists of grievances
9. Revolutionary song that became the French national anthem
10. Arrests warrants, issued by the king, which gave no reason for the arrest

1. Author of Spirit of Laws who taught of the need for three separate branches of government (executive, legislative, and judicial)
3. Author of The Social Contract who advocated that governments rightfully rule only through the will of the people
4. King of France from 1774 to 1792
6. Famous for allegedly saying of starving French peasants: “Let them eat cake”
7. Financial minister from 1783 to 1786 who tried to get the nobles to consent to be taxed
8. Financial minister from 1776 to 1781 who attempted to end extravagance at the French court
Answer Key

Across: 2. Turgot 5. cahiers 9. "Marseillaise" 10. lettres de cachet
Down: 1. Montesquieu 3. Rousseau 4. Louis XVI 6. Marie Antoinette 7. Calonne 8. Necker
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