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History 2A Edexcel Key Topic 1: The Collapse of the Tsarist regime 1917
Quiz on History 2A Edexcel Key Topic 1: The Collapse of the Tsarist regime 1917, created by hannahashahudson on 01/02/2014.
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What problems did Russia have in 1917?
Rejection of religion
Communication: transport, language etc
What groups opposed the Tsar?
How did the First World War affect Russia?
Increased its current problems and made it harder to increase industry and agriculture
Made Russia more popular with the allies and the Tsar increased in popularity
Why did the February Revolution break out?
Bolsheviks turned the people against the Tsar
Increased food shortages
Troops were ordered to fire against the demonstrators but instead joined them
The duma formed the first provisional government
What did the people want from the Provisional Government?
Take them out of the war
Conscript more workers and peasants to join the army
Improve conditions for workers
Solve the problems of shortages of food and fuel
Be more effective
Have open debates
The Provisional Government saw itself as temporary and wanted all issues to wait for the new Constituent Assembly
The Provisional Government had lots of power
What did the Provisional Government do about WW1?
Take the army out of the War and leave the allies to fend for themselves
Send more troops in
Why did the support for the Bolsheviks grow?
There were no other groups
They wanted to take Russia out of the War and no other groups did
They were supporters of radical change
Lenin's March Thesis
Lenin's April Thesis
Trotsky's inspiring speeches
Lenin's inspiring speeches
The July Days were a success
Kerensky became more popular because of the Kornilov revolt
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