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

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1. What did Order number one state?

  • Soldiers shouldn't obey anyone and have a independent leader
  • Soldiers should obey the provisional government if the Petrograd soviets agreed with them
  • Soldiers should do everything the provisional government says
  • Soldiers shouldn't listen to the provisional government
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2. How many members was the Bolshevik party congress made up of?

  • 28
  • 9
  • 26
  • 69

3. When were the large but disorganized demonstrations led against the provisional government?

  • July 1918
  • July 1917
  • September 1917
  • September 1918

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

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

5. Who opposed the provisional government in 1917?

  • The Petrograd soviets
  • The Tsar
  • The Kadets
  • TheBolsheviks

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