Opposition the Tsarist regime 1881-1904

A quiz on the different political parties

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1. In 1903 which 2 parties did the Social Democrats split into?

  • The SR and the Bolsheviks
  • The Bolsheviks and the Mensheviks
  • There wasn't a split
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2. 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

3. From who did the SR reciever the most support?

  • The nobility
  • The peasantry
  • The workers

4. 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

5. What was the key method used by Social Revolutionaries?

  • Assasination - between 1901 and 1905 the SR assasinated 2000 government officials
  • They wrote revolutionary literature and published it abroad and smuggled it into Russia
  • Releasing prisoners from jails


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