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Class 9 History Chapter 1 Extra Question Answer

Q. 1. Describe the French division of society. Ans. The French society was divided into three Estates: (i) First Estate: It comprised of the church and the clergy. They enjoyed certain privileges by birth. They were exempted from paying taxes to the state. (ii) Second Estate: In the second estate were the nobles and other rich members. They were also exempted from paying taxes. They also enjoyed feudal privileges. They … Read more

The French Revolution Question Answer Class 9 History

Q. 1. What were the main causes of the French Revolution? Ans. Causes of the French Revolution: (i) Despotic rule of Louis XVI: He became the ruler of France in 1774. He had drained the financial resources of France in wars. For the cost of his regular extravagant expenses, he increased taxes which were paid by the third estate.  (ii) Division of French society: The French society was divided into … Read more