The Emancipation of the Serfs

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

  • They were liberated and did not have to pay obrok
  • They were not allowed their own cottage and land
  • They were liberated and no longer tied to the Mir
  • They were emancipated like farmer serfs, with the same restrictions
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2. What percentage of the population did the serfs form?

  • 80%
  • 95%
  • 30%
  • 65%

3. What percentage of peasants remained 'temporarily obligated' to landlords until 1881?

  • 15%
  • 18%
  • 25%
  • 30%

4. By 1859, how many serfs had been mortgaged for nobles' loans?

  • 28%
  • 74%
  • 66%
  • 33%

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

  • E Acton
  • M S Anderson
  • E H Carr

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