The October Manifesto and the Fundamental Laws

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1. What was article 87?

  • It gave the Tsar the power to issue decrees in exceptional circumstances
  • It gave the Tsar the power to dissolve the Duma
  • It stated that the ministers answered to the Tsar and not the Duma
  • It stated the supreme autocratic power of the Tsar
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2. How did the liberals react to the October Manifesto?

  • they refused to participate in the Duma
  • they split into the Octobrists and the Kadets
  • they split into the Kadets and the Intelligentsia

3. What did the Tsar promise in the October Manifesto?

  • civil rights and a Duma, elected by the people
  • civil rights such as freedom of speech, assembly and conscience
  • a Duma, controlled by himself

4. When was the October Manifesto issued?

  • October 1905
  • October 1902
  • October 1906
  • October 1907

5. To whom were voting rights given?

  • All men and women over the age of 30
  • Every man over the age of 25
  • All nobles and no peasants
  • Every man over the age of 20

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