Opposition the Tsarist regime 1881-1904

A quiz on the different political parties

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1. What was one KEY difference between the Mensheviks and the Bolsheviks?

  • The Mensheviks believed they needed 2 seperate revolutions to reach communism but the Bolsheviks beileved that 1 revolution was enough
  • Bolsheviks wanted to have a communist state whereas the Mensheviks wanted a capitalist state
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2. What was the main policy of the Social Revolutionaries?

  • To support trade unions
  • To redistribute land amongst peasants
  • To allow all citizens equality and civil rights

3. What were the main policies/beliefs of the Mensheviks?

  • They wanted 2 seperate revolutions, improvement in workers conditions and proletariat rule
  • They wanted land redistribution and free national education
  • They wanted a cpaitalist state

4. What were key policies of the Liberal party?

  • They wanted equality and civil rights for all , and end to censorship and redemption payments as well as free universal education
  • They wanted land redistribution and 2 seperate revolutions

5. Why were the factory workers key to the Bolsheviks?

  • The Bolsheviks belived that a revolution would only occur if the exploited city workers supported the revolution
  • The factory workers helped distribute Bolshevik literature at work


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