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What was the exact date of Alexander II's assassination?
In what year did the first Duma first meet?
What was the date of Bloody Sunday?
Who was the second finance minister under Alexander III?
The 1882 'May Laws' targeted which ethnic group in Russia?
For how many days did the First Duma last?
Who said 'suppression first and then, and only then, reform'?
Who was Minister for the Interior from 1902- 1904
To the nearest thousand, how many miles of railway did Russia have by 1881?
Which two parties held 75% of the seats in the First Duma?
From which event did Alexander II gain the nickname 'Czar Liberator of the Bulgarians'?
Which event prompted Alexander II to free the serfs?
What was the name of the village unit under the Czars?
What was the average level of wartime inflation in Russia (WWI)?
What were the three pillars believed in by Alexander III?
Who was the author of the October Manifesto?
In what year did the Russo-Japanese War begin?
Which Czar had the nickname 'the Martyr'?
In what year were the 'Land Captains' introduced?
Who wrote Alexander III's manifesto?
Who was Interior Minister from 1882-1889?
What was the exact date of Alexander III's death?
When was the Russo-Turkish War declared?
When were the Land Banks introduced?
The Third Section of His Imperial Majesty's Own Chancellory was replaced in 1880 by what organisation?
Who was the first finance minister under Alexander III?
Who did Nicholas II abdicate in favour of?
Which Czar had the nickname 'the Peacemaker'?
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?
How many people died as a result of Vyshnegradsky's famine?
Which decree in 1906 promoted reform in rural areas?
What was the date on which Nicholas II abdicated?
Which Finance Minister created Land Banks?
When did the Romanovs celebrate their tricentenary?
When was Vyshnegradsky's induced famine?
When was the January Uprising?
Which revolutionary wrote in the newpaper 'The Bell'?
The Zemstva Act reduced the amount of the population who could vote; when was it?
True or False: It took 49 years for serfs to be freed
Which major diplomatic event took place in June-July 1878?
What new constitution was issued by Nicholas II in 1906?
In what year was the zemstvo first introduced?
What significant economic step was taken by Witte in 1897?
Which organisation killed Alexander II?
Roughly what percentage of the population were serfs in 1855?
Whose was the Great Spurt?

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