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2. From which year were political crimes held in private military courts?

  • 1875
  • 1878
  • 1874
  • 1880

3. What kind of service was required of liberated peasants after the Emancipation Act?

  • two years of obrok to landlords
  • four years of obrok to the government
  • five years of labour service to the government

4. What economic reforms occurred in 1862?

  • creation of a state bank and tax farming abolished
  • creation of a peasant bank and tax farming abolished
  • creation of a peasant bank
  • a new system of collecting taxes was introduced and a peasant bank was created

5. Prior to Alexander II's reforms, how much government money was spent on repaying debt?

  • a half
  • two thirds
  • a third
  • a quarter

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