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1

What was the aim of the social revolutionaries?

Continue terrorism of the people’s will

2

Who wanted to continue the terrorism of the people’s will?

Social revolutionaries

3

Who was the reformed the social revolutionaries?

Victor Chernov

4

Who was Victor Chernov?

Founded member and leader of the social revolutionaries

5

When were the social revolutionaries made?

1901

6

Who did the social revolutionaries receive support from since 1906?

Professional classes
Trade unions
All Russian Union of Peasants

7

When did
Professional classes
Trade unions
All Russian Union of Peasants
Support the social revolutionaries?

1906

8

Characterise the social revolutionaries:

Anarchist wing to continue terrorism

9

How many assassinations did the radical left wing of the social revolutionaries make during 1901-1905?

2000

10

During what period did the social revolutionaries make 2000 assassination attempts?

1901-1905

11

What were the issues with the social revolutionaries?

Weakened by internal divisions
Too much focus on peasants rather than working classes

12

How did the social revolutionaries develop

Populist movement

13

What were the social aims of the social revolutionaries?

Improve the quality of the lives of the poorest and improve the urban proletariat

14

What noticeable people did the Social revolutionaries kill?

Grand Duke Sergei
Plehve

15

What were the social revolutionaries split into

Radical left wing and moderate right wing

16

What did the more radical left wing?

Direct action

17

What did the moderate right wing of the social revolutionaries do?

Worked with other parties and groups gathering support and the momentum after the 1905 revolution

18

Who did the left focus on

Plight of industrial workers

19

Who was the biggest threat to the tsar before October 1917?

Social revolutionaries

20

What did the first congress lead to?

Revolutionary socialism

21

When did the social revolutionaries split up

1905