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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How old was Antoinette when her mother died?
2. Which of the following groups of people did Antoinette most like to spend her time with before leaving to join her husband?
(a) Girls her own age.
(b) The elderly.
(c) No one, she preferred to be alone.
3. Whose penmanship was better when Louis and Antoinette signed their marriage contract?
(b) Neither child know how to sign their own names.
(c) Both Louis and Antoinette had equally beautiful penmanship.
4. Which of the following adjectives did Joseph use to describe Antoinette when he first came to visit her after her marriage to Louis XVI?
5. How did Antoinette feel about the king's consort's presence in court?
(a) She despised her.
(b) She ignored her.
(c) She was unaware of her.
(d) She welcomed her.
Short Answer Questions
1. What number in the birth order was Marie Antoinette?
2. According to popular rumors of the time, what was the true definition of the parties Antoinette privately hosted in the palace?
3. In what year did Antoinette meet Count Axe Ferson?
4. How did Antoinette react to the news that she was officially queen of France?
5. Throughout her life, which of the following friends was Antoinette never accused of having an inappropriate relationship with?
Short Essay Questions
1. As an adult living in France, how did Antoinette reflect back on her childhood?
2. Why wasn't Marie Antoinette permitted to bring any of her belongings into France with her?
3. What was Louis XVI's reaction to the public outcry when Marie Antoinette still failed to produce an heir to the throne?
4. How did music infiltrate and affect Marie Antoinette's childhood?
5. What effect did the outbreak of smallpox have on Teresa's plans for her family?
6. What happened when Marie Antoinette's sister-in-law gives birth to a son?
7. What did Marie Antoinette find most ridiculous about her new life in court?
8. What was the court's reaction to the birth of Marie Antoinette's first child?
9. What was Marie Antoinette's first impression of the king's consort?
10. How did Antoinette's father, Stephen, die?
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