Western Civilization II
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Question 1 of 8
Louis XVI’s response to the American Revolution was to
oppose the revolution because of the threat to monarchy that it represented
attempt to broker a peaceful settlement between Britain and the United States
do all he could to remain neutral in the conflict
support the American cause, first covertly and then with troops, in order to weaken Britain
use the Revolution as a pretext for arresting those in France who opposed his rule
CLEP® Western Civilization II Examination Guide
The Western Civ II exam covers European history from the mid-seventeenth century through the post-Second World War period.
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