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Define dual authority?

Term used to describe the balance of power between the Provisional Government and the Petrograd Soviet.

2

What was the April Theses?

Work published by Lenin on his return to Petrograd that urged the real proletariat revolution to begin. It outlined peace, bread, land and all power to the Soviets.

3

What was Sovnarkom?

The council of Peoples Commissars that was at the top of the new constitution.