Policy of Russification

A quiz on the policy of Russification

1. How was Russification imposed upon Turkistan?

  • Turkistan's population was made available for conscription
  • Funding for muslim schools ended, Russian language was enforced anda governor general was imposed to supervise the military and civil government
  • Russification gave Turkistan more freedom and money to open more muslim schools
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2. Why did the policy of Russification occur?

  • Because the Tsars thought that non-russians were less loyal compare to russians
  • They made money through Russification

3. Why didn't Turkistan have conscription imposed?

  • Turkistan wasn't loyal enough
  • Turkistan was conscripted

4. In 1881 what happened that was important in relation to the policy of Russification?

  • It was not a significant date
  • In 1881 the Russian language was enforced in the government and all other services e.g. judicial system, schools
  • The policy of Russification ended

5. What were the implications of the Russian language being enforced everywhere?

  • In 1907a cholera outbreak in Kiev meant that many Ukrainians died as they couldn't read the Russian signs
  • The Russian language helped to increase loyalty


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