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

  • E Acton
  • M S Anderson
  • E H Carr

3. What were redemption payments?

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

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

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

5. When was serfdom introduced to Russia?

  • 1538
  • 1686
  • 1649
  • 1765

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