Lenin and the Bolshevik Revolution

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1. When was the Politburo created and what did they do?

  • 1919, key decision-making body over Sovnarkom
  • 1920, execute members of Bolshevik Party
  • 1918, key decision-making body over Sovknarkom
  • 1919, eliminate opposition
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2. Who were Lenin's political rivals?

  • Bolsheviks and Socialist Revolutionaires
  • Mensheviks and Socialist Revolutionaries
  • Menshiveks
  • Tsarists

3. What was the role of the Cheka?

  • eliminate opposition
  • be friendly
  • help people
  • surveillance only

4. What is Lenin's April Theses?

  • ways to improve Tsarism
  • set out policies
  • condemned policies and set out Bolshevik alternatives
  • Lenin's theories from April

5. When was the October Revolution?

  • 1919
  • 1921
  • 1917
  • 1916

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