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Against which dynasty did the French revolt in 1989?
1. Hanovour
2. Romanov
3. Bourbon
4. Tudor

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Correct Answer - Option 3 : Bourbon

The French Revolution refers to the period that began with the Estates general of 1789 and ended in November 1799 with the formation of the French Consulate. Many of its ideas are considered fundamental principles of Western liberal democracy

  • The Royal bourbons originated in 1272 when the youngest son of King Louis IX married the heiress of the lordship of Bourbon. The house continued for three centuries.​
  • The French Revolution was a revolution in France from 1789 to 1799. The result of the French Revolution was the end of the monarchy.
  • King Louis XVI was executed in 1793. The revolution ended when Napoleon Bonaparte took power in November 1799.
  • The middle class demanded the break-up of the feudal system with eliminating privilege for nobles and clerics.
  • The three main goals of the French Revolution were liberty, equality, and fraternity.

​Hence, the correct answer is Bourbon.

Causes of French Revolution:

  • International struggle for hegemony and the Empire resource of the state.
  • Political conflict between the Monarchy & the nobility over the reform of the tax system led to paralysis.
  • The Enlightenment.
  • Social antagonisms between two rising groups.
  • Economic hardship.

Hanover dynasty Hanover(1714-1901) is a German Royal House that ruled Hanover, Great Britain, and Ireland.

Romanov dynastyIt was the reigning Imperial House of Russia, from 1613 to 1917.

Tudor dynastyThe Tudor dynasty was a series of kings and queens of England. This line of rulers started in 1485 and lasted until 1603. 

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