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1. What did the Trans-Siberian railway allow?

  • Russia to invade Korea easily
  • The development of Russian influence in the Far East of Asia
  • Mass migration
  • The tsar to see more of his people
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2. How much of the industrial workforce was employed in the factories by 1900?

  • Over half
  • All of it
  • Two thirds
  • 98%
  • A quarter of it

3. What was Witte's aims?

  • To make the economy stable enough to sustain Russia as a great power
  • To ensure that there was no more famines
  • To bring Russia out of poverty

4. How did Witte intend to fund the industrialisation?

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

5. How long was the Trans-Siberian railway?

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

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