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2. Who said the Emancipation was "the single greatest liberating measure in the whole history of Europe"?

  • M S Anderson
  • E H Carr
  • E Acton

3. What effect did the Emancipation have on domestic serfs?

  • They were not allowed their own cottage and land
  • They were liberated and did not have to pay obrok
  • They were emancipated like farmer serfs, with the same restrictions
  • They were liberated and no longer tied to the Mir

4. How many serfs were emancipated in total?

  • 21 million
  • 3 million
  • 20 million
  • 50 million

5. What were redemption payments?

  • Payment from the government to nobles at 4% interest
  • Payment from peasants to nobles at 6% interest
  • Payment from peasants to the government at 10% interest
  • Payment from nobles to peasants at 8% interest

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