Position of Prussia after 1848

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Although Prussia had a h_____ few years (when?)
Humiliating, 1848-50
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Their i______ p______, r______ and f_____ t____ all doubled
Industrial production, railway, foreign trade
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There were many different contriubuting factors for Prussia's success, like their good e______ system ranging from what year to uni level?
Education, primary
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They also had a good supply of what 3 things?
Chemicals, iron and coal
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They had good c_______ systems
Communication
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Key individuals also played a big role, one example being? (Designer of breech-loading needle gun)
Alfred Krupp
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As well, Prussia's l_____ grew with main supporters from middle class professionals, examples?
Liberals, teachers, professors, lawyer
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However, politcs was only the concern of whom?
A small group
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During the 1850s, Minister-President (who) noted that liberals were a_____
Manteuffel, arrogant
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But he also realised he had a considerable amount of s_______
Support
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Manteuffel freed peasants from o______ of their landowners
Obligations
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Special low-interest funds were set up for peasants who could buy their land, how many signed up for it?
600,000
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In some areas where the population of countryside was low, the government f_____ supported p______ to move them there
Financially, peasants
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I______ were appointed in factories to monitor the conditions and hours, plus try to im____ them. Children under the age of what were forbidden to work?
Inspectors, improve, 12
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However, Prussia had a mix of liberalism and reactionary, Manteuffel imposed c______ and freedom on pol___ pa____
Censorship, political parties
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Prussia remained neutral in what war? 1854-6
Crimean War
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This benefitted them both p______ and f______
Politically, financially
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Which country also remained neutral but would occassionally side against Britain then Russia then France?
Austria
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Plus, the (what war) of 18__ crippled Austria's economy and army following two bloody battles, name and date them
North Italian War, 1859, Battle of Magenta and Solferino (4th and 24th June 1859)
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Austria lost which state to Italy?
Lombardy
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Their i______ p______, r______ and f_____ t____ all doubled

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Industrial production, railway, foreign trade

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There were many different contriubuting factors for Prussia's success, like their good e______ system ranging from what year to uni level?

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They also had a good supply of what 3 things?

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They had good c_______ systems

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