Contains a smartboard presentation covering the Background to the French Revolution. Also includes a guided note sheet for students to following along with presentation.
Topics covered include:
--French Revolution wealth distribution vs. present-day American wealth distribution
--geography of France
--the three estates of France (clergy, nobility, and the rest)
--how French society was unequal in its power and taxes
--financial difficulties in France
--King Louis XVI and Marie Antoinette
--discontent with the monarchy
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