Why were the French philosophes important? a. They believed that their concepts of individual rights would provide for constant progress b. They explained the theories of the scientific revolution to the public c. They started a religious split that further divided Protestant sects d. They uniformly agreed on the rejection of organized religion
One reason why the French philosophes were important was that "a. They believed that their concepts of individual rights would provide for constant progress," since these were major figures during the Enlightenment period.