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Directions: Use the background information, your knowledge of history, and the
document to answer the questions that follow.

Background Information: This etching shows representatives of French workers,


peasants, and bourgeoisie holding an assembly at a tennis court at Versailles on June
20, 1789.

Title: “Tennis Court Oath at Versailles”


Author: Pierre Gabriel Berthault
Date: 1789
 
 
 
 
 
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Question 1: How is the assembly depicted in this etching connected to the doctrine of
divine right?

                         
                         
                         
                         
                         
                         
                         
                           

Question 2: How is the assembly depicted in this etching connected to the Seven
Years’ War?