Quiz: House of Bourbon: Louis XIV, XV, Or XVI?
House of Bourbon: Louis XIV, XV, Or XVI?
By: Bambi Turner
Image: Youtube

About This Quiz

Louis the XIV, XV and XVI ruled France for more than 150 years, overseeing a period marked by expansion, warfare and a growing sense of dissatisfaction between the haves and have-nots that culminated in the French Revolution and a new government ruled by the people. Take our quiz to see how much you know about the final rulers of the House of Bourbon.

1.0 of 30
Which House of Bourbon king was known as "The Beloved?"
2.0 of 30
What dreadful fate took the life of Louis XVI?
3.0 of 30
What was the name of Louis XVI's wife?
4.0 of 30
How old was Marie Antoinette when she got married?
5.0 of 30
Which Louis had the longest reign?
6.0 of 30
Which Louis was the child of Anne of Austria?
7.0 of 30
What was the name of Louis XIV's wife?
8.0 of 30
What year did Louis XV take the throne?
9.0 of 30
Which of these Kings fought the War of the Spanish Succession?
10.0 of 30
All three of the Kings married women named Marie.
11.0 of 30
Which of these kings inherited the throne at the youngest age?
12.0 of 30
Louis XIV put a serious damper on the progress of this religion in France.
13.0 of 30
What was Versailles before it was a magnificent palace?
14.0 of 30
What year did the monarch move the official royal residence to Versailles?
15.0 of 30
Which of these kings lost every member of his immediate family to tuberculosis?
16.0 of 30
Which of these men produced the most (legitimate) offspring?
17.0 of 30
Where was Louis XVI born?
18.0 of 30
What country did Louis XV side with in the Seven Years War?
19.0 of 30
What War of Succession did Louis XV take part in starting in 1733?
20.0 of 30
Which of these men was king when France adopted its first constitution?
21.0 of 30
What regent effectively ruled France for much of the reign of Louis XV?
22.0 of 30
What method of attack was used in an assassination attempt against Louis XV?
23.0 of 30
What king is the state of Louisiana named after?
24.0 of 30
Who served as regent for Louis XIV?
25.0 of 30
What did Louis XIV choose as his official symbol?
26.0 of 30
What does "L'Etat, c'est moi" mean?
27.0 of 30
Which of the three kings was known for his aggressive approach to warfare?
28.0 of 30
Louis XIV once owned the Hope Diamond.
29.0 of 30
Which of these Kings married his children's governess?
30.0 of 30
Which of these kings convened the Estates-General, a parliament-like group of leaders?
Receive a hint after watching this short video from our sponsors.