The Emancipation of the Serfs

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

  • They were liberated and no longer tied to the Mir
  • They were not allowed their own cottage and land
  • They were emancipated like farmer serfs, with the same restrictions
  • They were liberated and did not have to pay obrok
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2. When was serfdom introduced to Russia?

  • 1538
  • 1686
  • 1649
  • 1765

3. What percentage of the population did the serfs form?

  • 80%
  • 95%
  • 30%
  • 65%

4. When did Alexander state that he wanted reform to come "from above" rather than "from below"?

  • 1855
  • 1856
  • 1861
  • 1857

5. At what price did nobles sell their land to peasants?

  • what it was worth
  • up to 90% above market price
  • 50% above market price
  • 20% below market price

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