The Bolshevik Consolidation of Power 1918-24

1. What did the peasants have a problem with?

  • Poor living and working conditions
  • Angry that the Bolsheviks had seized power
  • There were no sources for health or medical treatment
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2. What was the Cheka?

  • Secret police
  • Underground anti-Bolshevik force
  • Group within the government that tended to the sick

3. What percentage of the population did the peasants make up?

  • 50%
  • 25%
  • 80%
  • 94%

4. Which of the following was a main problem for Lenin that he faced after the October Revolution of 1917?

  • Forming a government
  • Running the Olympics
  • Dealing with crime
  • Ensuring that the sick and elderly were well treated

5. What did Lenin do about the First World War?

  • Forced more men to fight on the front line
  • Ended Russian involvement in it
  • Boosted morale
  • Gave out more equipment, resources and supplies


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