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2. The Smolny autocrats in 1917 did not permit which of the following:

  • Politcal Elections
  • The Declaration of the Rights of Nations
  • The abolition of the Constituent Assembly
  • The formation of the Cheka

3. After Lenin had his stroke in May 1922 which triumvarate ruled Russia?

  • Stalin, Trotsky, Kamenev
  • Trotsky, Zinoviev and Kamenev
  • Stalin, Kamenev and Zinoviev
  • Stalin, Zinoviev and Trotsky

4. What was the first effort of War communism which began in 1918?

  • Stalin's aim to abolish all private trade
  • Lenin's order of death to kulaks via food brigades
  • Grain monopoly
  • Industry came under State control in Decree of Sovnarkom

5. Which best describes the New Economic policy introduced in 1920?

  • There was forced labour supression of trade unions
  • Lenin overturned War Communism and introduced a mixed economy
  • Stalin abolished it in 1928 as part of the Great Turn
  • the nep men introduced free trade


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