Why were the Bolsheviks able to seize power in October/November 1917?

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1. What did Order number one state?

  • Soldiers should do everything the provisional government says
  • Soldiers should obey the provisional government if the Petrograd soviets agreed with them
  • Soldiers shouldn't listen to the provisional government
  • Soldiers shouldn't obey anyone and have a independent leader
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2. What was the commander-in-chief that tried to gain control in September 1917 called?

  • General Kornloiv
  • General Korinlov
  • General Kornilov
  • General Kornliov

3. Who was the prime minister of the Provisional Government in 1917?

  • Karensky
  • Kerenskey
  • Kerensky
  • Kernsky

4. When did Lenin and Trotsky overthrow the provisional Government?

  • March 1918
  • March 1917
  • November 1917
  • November 1918

5. When was a Bolshevik Party congress held in Petrograd after Lenin returned?

  • May 1918
  • April 1918
  • May 1917
  • April 1917

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