Online Test of Chapter 1 French Revolution Test 2 History (Social Science S.St)| Class 9th

1. In April 1792, The National Assembly voted to declare war against which countries?
(i) Prussia
(ii) Austria
(iii) Both (i) and (ii)
(iv) Neither (i) nor (ii)

2. The Assembly elected in 1792 was called
(i) National Assembly
(ii) General Assembly
(iii) Convention
(iv) Council

3. Who proposed the Social Contract theory?
(i) Mirabeau
(ii) Rousseau
(iii) John Locke
(iv) None of the Above

4. When did Slavery finally abolished in France?
(i) 1845
(ii) 1846
(iii) 1848
(iv) 1852

5. King Louis XVI belonged to which dynasty of kings?
(i) House of Capet
(ii) House of Bonaparte
(iii) House of Bourbon
(iv) House of Valois

6. Why is the period from 1793 to 1794 referred to as the ‘Reign of Terror’?
(i) France facing economic crisis
(ii) Neighbouring countries attacked France
(iii) Robespierre followed a policy of severe control and punishment
(iv) Corruption prevailed everywhere

7. On what charge was Louis XVI sentenced to death?
(i) Treason
(ii) Misuse of powers
(iii) Corruption

8. The word ‘sans-culottes’ mean?
(i) People without knee breeches
(ii) People with knee breeches
(iii) People with black watch
(iv) People with black trousers

9. After the Jacobins’ revolt in 1792, which of these events happened in France?
(i) Elections were held
(ii) France was declared a Republic
(iii) Monarchy was abolished
(iv) All the above

10. Who seized power after the fall of the Jacobin government?
(i) Common people
(ii) Napoleon Bonaparte
(iii) Wealthy middle class
(iv) Robespierre’s son

Chapter 1 French Revolution Quiz 2| Class 9th

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