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Russia 1855-1917

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Which Czar had the nickname 'the Peacemaker'?
Who was Interior Minister from 1882-1889?
Roughly what percentage of the population were serfs in 1855?
When were the Land Banks introduced?
The 1882 'May Laws' targeted which ethnic group in Russia?
What significant economic step was taken by Witte in 1897?
Who was Minister for the Interior from 1902- 1904
What was the average level of wartime inflation in Russia (WWI)?
Who did Nicholas II abdicate in favour of?
Which decree in 1906 promoted reform in rural areas?
What was the date on which Nicholas II abdicated?
Which two parties held 75% of the seats in the First Duma?
True or False: It took 49 years for serfs to be freed
Who was the second finance minister under Alexander III?
From which event did Alexander II gain the nickname 'Czar Liberator of the Bulgarians'?
To the nearest thousand, how many miles of railway did Russia have by 1881?
Which revolutionary wrote in the newpaper 'The Bell'?
What was the exact date of Alexander II's assassination?
When was the January Uprising?
Whose was the Great Spurt?
Which organisation killed Alexander II?
Which Finance Minister created Land Banks?
When was the Russo-Turkish War declared?
For how many days did the First Duma last?
The Zemstva Act reduced the amount of the population who could vote; when was it?
In what year was the zemstvo first introduced?
Which Czar had the nickname 'the Martyr'?
How many people died as a result of Vyshnegradsky's famine?
In what year were the 'Land Captains' introduced?
The Third Section of His Imperial Majesty's Own Chancellory was replaced in 1880 by what organisation?
Who was the author of the October Manifesto?
Who wrote Alexander III's manifesto?
Which major diplomatic event took place in June-July 1878?
What was the name of the village unit under the Czars?
In what year did the first Duma first meet?
What were the three pillars believed in by Alexander III?
In what year did the Russo-Japanese War begin?
Who was the first finance minister under Alexander III?
Which event prompted Alexander II to free the serfs?
Which of the following was not part of Alexander II's legal reforms: Equality before law, public hearings, abandonment of martial law, trial by jury?
What was the date of Bloody Sunday?
Who said 'suppression first and then, and only then, reform'?
What new constitution was issued by Nicholas II in 1906?
When was Vyshnegradsky's induced famine?
What was the exact date of Alexander III's death?
When did the Romanovs celebrate their tricentenary?

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