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2. What did the growth of towns and cities lead to?

  • Support for extremism
  • All of these
  • Social unrest
  • Poor living and working conditions

3. What two things did Witte do in 1987?

  • Put Russia on the gold standard and reduce working hours to 8.25
  • Put Russia on the gold standard and reduce working hours to 11.5
  • Put Russia on the gold standard and cancell the building of the Trans-Siberian railway
  • Nothing

4. How long was the Trans-Siberian railway?

  • 7000km
  • 800km
  • 700km
  • 1,000,000km

5. How did Witte intend to fund the industrialisation?

  • Introducing grain targets to boost the economic surplus
  • Using foreign sponsorship
  • Heavily taxing the rich

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