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

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

  • May 1917
  • April 1918
  • April 1917
  • May 1918
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2. How many cinemas were there in Russia that Bolshevik propaganda films were shown in?

  • 1000
  • 3000
  • 300
  • 470

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

  • Kerensky
  • Karensky
  • Kerenskey
  • Kernsky

4. What did Order number one state?

  • Soldiers should obey the provisional government if the Petrograd soviets agreed with them
  • Soldiers shouldn't listen to the provisional government
  • Soldiers should do everything the provisional government says
  • Soldiers shouldn't obey anyone and have a independent leader

5. When did Lenin return from exile?

  • April 1917
  • June 1917
  • April 1918
  • June 1918

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