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1

Why did the Tsar set up the Dumas?

as a result of the 1905 revolution and this had satisfied the middle classes.

2

What were the issues that neglected the Duma?

1906 Vyborg Appeal
1906 Fundamental law
1907 Electoral Law (Stolypins coup)

3

What did the third Duma achieve

Stolypins land reforms
Military enhancements

4

What continued the infiltration of political dissidents

Stolypin’s necktie
Okhrana

5

Despite secret police and repression, how many assassinations were committed by the Social Revolutionaries?

10,000

6

Despite secret police and repression, what groups committed 10,000 assassinations?

Social revolutionaries

7

Who were still discriminated against?

National minorities

8

What ministers were removed?

Witte and Stolypin

9

In 1906, what did Stolypin introduce?

Court martials

10

When was Stolypin assassinated?

1911

11

How many strikes were there in 1911?

24

12

In what year were there 24 strikes?

1911

13

How many strikes were there in 1914?

2400

14

In what year were there 2400 strikes?

1914

15

By what factor did strikes increase by during 1911-14?

By a factor of 10

16

By 1914, how many acts of terrorism were there?

17000 acts

17

When was the Lena Goldfields incident?

1912

18

What happened in 1912?

Lena Goldfields Incident

19

What was the 1912, Lena Goldfields Incidents?

Demands in the Lena Goldfields, Siberia, for better pay and work conditions. When police moved in the situation worsened. The result was troops firing on miners.

20

What did the leader of the Octoberists say in 1913?

Told his party their aims for “a peaceful, painless transition from the old condemned system to a new order” had failed

21

Who told his party that their aims for “a peaceful, painless transition from the old condemned system to a new order” had failed in 1913?

Leader of Octoberist

22

When did the leader of the Octoberist tell his party their aims for “a peaceful, painless transition from the old condemned system to a new order” had failed?

1913

23

What was the impact of the leader of the Octoberists tell his party their aims for “a peaceful, painless transition from the old condemned system to a new order” had failed in 1913?

Showered even the Tsars supporters were starting to turn against him due to their incompetence

24

How many state officials were there for every 1,000 Russian?

4

25

How many state officials were there for every 1,000 English person?

7.3

26

How many state officials were there for every 1,000 French person?

17.6

27

How many police sergeants were there in 1900?

1,8852

28

In what year were there 1,852 police sergeants?

1900

29

How many constables were there in 1900, who would manage the entire population?

6,874

30

When were there 6,874 constables to manage the population?

1900