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Definition of Communism

Every job gets the same amount of pay

2

Definition of Capitalism

Depending on the difficulty of the job; the better the pay

3

Which helps solve the problem of poverty; Communism or Capitalism

Communism

4

Name 3 problems facing Russia in 1917

Poverty, lack of food and outdated equipment in army

5

How did Rasputin die?

Got shot 3 times by a couple of Nobles and thrown into a freezing lake

6

Why did they want Rasputin dead?

Because the people of Russia thought he had too much control of the Tsar

7

Who led the Russian Revolution?

Vladimir Lenin

8

Date or first Revolution

Mar 8, 1917

9

Date or second Revolution

Nov 7, 1917

10

Why didn't the Russian people life the Tsar?

He was unexperienced in how to run a nation and he didn't know how to run an army

11

What was the Tsar son's disease called

hemophilia

12

What happened to the Tsar and his family when they got taken out of power?

They were sent to a house in Siberia

13

How did the Tsar and his family die?

he and his family were shot and stabbed to death by Bolshevik troops

14

Where were the Tsar and his family's bodies found?

Dumped in a mine shaft and dumped in the snowy forest

15

What is the name of the Tsar in 1917?

Tsar Nicholas II of Russia

16

What was the name of the Tsar's son in 1917?

Alexei Nikolaevich, Tsarevich of Russia

17

when did Tsar Nicholas 11 die?

July 16, 1918

18

when did Lenin die?

January 21, 1924

19

how did Lenin die?

Hemorrhagic stroke

20

How old was Lenin when he died?

53 years old