The Labour Party 1906-51 AS History Quiz

All about the Labour Party in the AQA Britain 1906-51 specification. The quiz includes questions on the fomation of Labour, three Labour governments and the role of the party in opposition.

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1. Who was deputy prime minister in Churchill's war coalition, and later Prime Minister?

  • Aneurin Bevan
  • Clement Attlee
  • Ernest Bevin
  • Hugh Dalton
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2. In what year did Labour first form a government?

  • 1924
  • 1923
  • 1922
  • 1929

3. Which event weakened the Second Labour Government from the start in 1929?

  • The publication of the Zinoviev letter
  • The Depression
  • The rise of the BUF
  • The General Strike

4. Who recommended an unorthodox economic strategy in 1931 but was rejected by MacDonald?

  • Stafford Cripps
  • JM Keynes
  • Oswald Mosley
  • Philip Snowden

5. Which paper became pro-Labour in 1938, winning them support?

  • The Times
  • The Daily Mirror
  • The Daily Express
  • The Daily Mail


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