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Russia had lost 2 million men and a large area of land

By August 1915

2

When did the Tsar order the strikes to be put down by force?

26th February

3

When did the army mutiny?

27th February

4

When was the PG set up?

2 March 1917

5

When did the Tsar abdicate?

15 March 1917

6

When did Lenin return?

April 1917

7

When was bread rationing introduced?

March 1917

8

When was the election for Constituent Assembly?

12 Nov 1917

9

When did Lenin return to Petrograd?

10 Oct

10

When did Bolsheviks surround Winter's Palace?

25 Oct

11

When did Kerensky shut down Bolshevik newspapers and phone line?

24 Oct

12

Treaty of Brest Litovsk

Negotiations began: 22 Dec 1917
Signed: 3 March 1918

13

When was the Constituent Assembly?

5 January 1918

14

Red Terror

Sept 1918

15

When did White armies reach Petrograd?

22 Oct 1919

16

War Communism

May 1918

17

Kronstadt Mutiny

March 1921

18

When did Stalin become General Secretary?

1922

19

When did Stalin have complete control?

1929

20

When was Trotsky exiled?

1929

21

When was Trotsky assassinated?

1940

22

When was Trotsky expelled from Party leadershership

1926

23

Kirov' assassination

Dec 1934

24

Dates of some WWI disasters

Sept 1914, Feb 1915 - Masurian Lakes

25

16 senior party members confessed to crimes

1936

26

Purge spread to Red Army

1937-38

27

Purge spread to NKVD

1938

28

Collectivisation

1928

29

Famine

1932-33

30

90% of farmland was collectivised by...

1935

31

Bread rationing ended...

1935

32

First 5 year plan

1928-32

33

Second five year plan

1933-37

34

Third five year plan

1938-41

35

Difference in women working

1928 - 3 million working
1940 - 13 million working

36

When did Trotsky call for volunteers to change the Red Guard to the Red Army?

28th January 1918

37

When did the Allies give up?

Early Nov 1919

38

When was Kolchak executed?

7 Feb 1920

39

When did Trotsky rush to Petrograd?

Late October 1919

40

When were the White armies on the outskirts of Petrograd?

22 Oct 1919

41

Bolsheviks moved capital to Moscow

Early March 1918

42

When was the Civil War won?

April 1920

43

Evidence for agricultural production going up because of the NEP

1922 - 77.7 million hectares of grain growing
1924 - 98.1 million hectares of grain growing

More families keeping animals too

44

Evidence of factory production going up because of the NEP

June 1921: 99% of cotton mills weren't working

1926: 90% were working again

45

How many foreign workers came to Russia under the NEP?

1920-25: 20,000 came from USA and Canada