Causes of the 1905 Revolution Flashcards

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What are the 3 long term and 2 short term causes?

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Political
Social
Economic

Bloody Sunday
Russo-Japanese War

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Explain Political Factors

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> Lack of reform
- Zemstva wasn’t good enough
Presence of radical parties

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Explain Social Factors

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> Poor living conditions

>Famine = jaqueries

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Explain Economic factors

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> Great Spurt = slums

>Rapid population growth

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Explain Bloody Sunday as a trigger

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> Peaceful Protest

>Affection lost for the Tsar

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Explain Russo-Japanese War as a trigger

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> Humiliation

>Undermined strength of Tsarist autocracy - encouraged revolution

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