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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Which of the following female names was NOT included in the name of Antoinette's first-born daughter?
2. How old was Antoinette when she became betrothed to Louis XVI?
3. Which of Antoinette's family members accused her of having "lost her bloom" at the tender age of fifteen?
(a) Her mother.
(b) Her sister.
(c) Her brother.
(d) Her aunt.
4. What illness kept Antoinette away from her newborn baby just weeks after it was born?
5. What number in the birth order was Marie Antoinette?
6. What did Antoinette most hate about mealtime when she first arrived at the French court?
(a) The richness and denseness of the food.
(b) The sweet wine she was expected to drink.
(c) The rules of how to handle cutlery.
(d) That she was watched while she ate.
7. Which color dress was Antoinette famous for frequently wearing?
8. How many siblings-in-law did Antoinette inherit when she married Louis XVI?
9. Which of the following personality traits was NOT one Antoinette was taught to exude at all times by her mother?
10. How old was Marie Antoinette when there were the first signs of political upheaval in Europe?
(a) Six months old.
(b) Two years old.
(c) One year old.
(d) Four years old.
11. According to popular rumors of the time, what was the true definition of the parties Antoinette privately hosted in the palace?
(a) Prayer meetings.
(d) Poker nights.
12. Which of the following women accused Antoinette of having inappropriately lewd relationships with her female friends?
(a) Abbe de Vermond
(b) Princess de Lamballe.
(c) Contesse de Noailles.
(d) Isabella of Parma.
13. Which of the following people did NOT have a problem with the king's consort's presence in court?
(b) Louis XV.
(c) The ladies-in-waiting.
(d) Louis XVI.
14. How old was Antoinette when her mother died?
15. Which of Antoinette's new siblings-in-law was closest in age to her?
(b) Charles Artois.
(d) Louis Xavier.
Short Answer Questions
1. Which of the following adjectives best described Antoinette's brother Max's visit to Versailles in 1775?
2. Throughout her life, which of the following friends was Antoinette never accused of having an inappropriate relationship with?
3. How did Isabella of Parma die?
4. To which of the following European countries did Austria belong to at the time of Antoinette's birth?
5. How much older was Caroline than Marie Antoinette?
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