Fill in the comparative table “Composition and position of estates in France in the XVIII century.”

Estate Rights Duties
Clergy Owned land, didn’t pay tax Serve the king with prayers
Nobility They owned land, did not pay tax, and held senior positions (church, army, government). Possessed exclusive rights to own a mill, bakery, grape press, hunting and fishing Serve the king as a weapon
Third estate Opportunity to participate in city government Pay taxes


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