political repression and opposition under Alexander the 3rd

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1. what would the liberals do if they were in charge?

  • keep the tsar in absolute power
  • give freedom of the press and a national parliament elected by the wealthy
  • free the people and make them the electorate
  • attempt a further revolution
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2. how did the government prevent freedom of the press?

  • banned any reference to the tsar in the newspapers
  • killed all key journalists
  • censored foreign books and banned certain newspapers
  • burnt all foreign books

3. what did all of these repressive policies cause?

  • the opposition to go underground
  • the upper classes to be angry at the tsar
  • the opposition to increase
  • the opposition to deminish

4. what percentage of the population was peasants in 1879?

  • 82%
  • 25%
  • 93%
  • 54%

5. what was the consequence of being found guilty of political opposition?

  • execution or exile to siberia
  • a warning
  • execution or a prison scentence
  • persecution of you and your family

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