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Russian History in the Early 20th Century Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Why was the Treaty of Brest-Litovsk, signed in 1918, significant?

Question 2 2. Russia was humiliated in 1905 in a war with _____.

Question 3 3. Why was Tsar Nicholas II forced to abdicate the throne?

Question 4 4. How did Czar Nicholas II react to the October Manifesto?

Question 5 5. Which treaty formally ended Russian participation in World War I?

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Question 6 6. What were the working class followers of Lenin's brand of communism called?

Question 7 7. What decision did the Duma make following the forced abdication of Czar Nicholas II that increased support for the Bolsheviks?

Question 8 8. Which of the following did the October Manifesto NOT do?

Question 9 9. Which Russian Tsar came to power in 1894, and was overthrown during the Russian Revolution?

Question 10 10. Following the Revolution of 1905, Tsar Nicholas II agreed to allow a legislative assembly called _____.

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Question 11 11. Which of the following terms BEST describes Czar Nicholas II as a ruler?

Question 12 12. Which event fanned the flames of dissent and caused a large number of casualties among Russian civilians?

Question 13 13. What most directly lead to the collapse of the Soviet Union?

Question 14 14. Which President of the United States campaigned on the slogan 'He Kept Us Out Of War'?

Question 15 15. Why was the Battle of Yekaterinodar a notable event during the Russian Civil War?

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Question 16 16. Under Stalin's rule the U.S.S.R. _____.

Question 17 17. If Mexico had accepted Germany's offer, the Zimmerman Telegram of 1917 would most resemble which of the following treaties?

Question 18 18. Who led the Bolsheviks during their rise to power and throughout the subsequent civil war in Russia?

Question 19 19. Which of the following statements best characterizes the outcome of the Russian Civil War?

Question 20 20. In which revolution was Russia's leftist provisional government overthrown and a permanent communist government established in its place?

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Question 21 21. The October Revolution took place in ...

Question 22 22. Why did Vladimir Lenin sign the Treaty of Brest-Litovsk, that ended Russia's involvement in World War I?

Question 23 23. What event touched off strikes and demonstrations across the country in 1905?

Question 24 24. How was the 'Bloody Sunday' of 1905 relevant?

Question 25 25. Which of the following directly stemmed from the Cold War?

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Question 26 26. Karl Marx and Frederick Engels pioneered a new philosophy, known as Marxism, that would be later adopted and molded by Vladimir Lenin to become Communism. Which style of economy and government did all three men hotly oppose?

Question 27 27. Which of the following profiles is most likely that of a Bolshevik supporter in Russia in 1917?

Question 28 28. Who was the leader of the Bolsheviks?

Question 29 29. Which of the following was NOT an advantage of the Red Army over the White Army?

Question 30 30. Why was the sinking of the RMS Lusitania on May 7, 1915 by a German U-boat a significant step towards American entry into World War I?

Russian History in the Early 20th Century Chapter Exam Instructions

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