Russia History Quiz #26

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  1. Collectivisation began in what decade?
    1. 1930s
    2. 1980s
    3. 1940s
    4. 1910s
  2. How many different parties comprised the State Duma in 2012?
    1. 1
    2. 4
    3. 22
    4. 15
  3. In 1862 which leader split the oblast into two half's, agricultural and industrial?
    1. Gorbachev
    2. Andropov
    3. Yeltsin
    4. Khrushchev
  4. In what year did Bros Yeltsin pass away?
    1. 2007
    2. 2009
    3. 2010
    4. 2001
  5. In which of these years was Catherine the Great NOT alive?
    1. 1734
    2. 1817
    3. 1754
    4. 1744
  6. Mikhail Lomosov is credited with inventing which Law?
    1. Law of Conservation
    2. Law of Blood Groups
    3. Law of Aerobatics
    4. Law of Genetics
  7. Second largest in the Duma, how many seats did the Communist Party win in the 2012 elections?
    1. 92
    2. 392
    3. 292
    4. 192
  8. The Kurgan at Ipatovo is thought to belong to which culture of people?
    1. Taykop
    2. Laykop
    3. Maykop
    4. Faykop
  9. Trofim Lysenko was a controversial adviser to which leader?
    1. Khrushchev
    2. Gorbachev
    3. Yeltsin
    4. Andropov
  10. What other name was given to the Bosporan Capital of Panticapaeum?
    1. Lerch
    2. Derch
    3. Kerch
    4. Ferch
  11. What was the name of the manifesto signed by Tsar Nicholas II in 1905 to expand civil liberties?
    1. March Manifesto
    2. June Manifesto
    3. November Manifesto
    4. October Manifesto
  12. When did nationalist riots break out in Georgia?
    1. 1989
    2. 1992
    3. 1999
    4. 1980
  13. When did the first free elections to the Duma take place?
    1. 1914
    2. 1910
    3. 1906
    4. 1918
  14. When was Leo Tolstoy born?
    1. 1928
    2. 1858
    3. 1828
    4. 1958
  15. When was the Treaty of Portsmouth signed?
    1. 1935
    2. 1925
    3. 1915
    4. 1905
  16. Which department did Alexander Litvinenko, murdered in 2006, work for?
    1. Health
    2. Welfare
    3. Security Services
    4. Education
  17. Which of these famous events happened EARLIEST?
    1. Peter the Great Rules
    2. Ivan thre Terrible Rules
    3. Ivan IIII rules
    4. Mikhail Romanov becaomes Tsar
  18. Which Russian composer would go on to become a naturalized American?
    1. Tchaikovksy
    2. Rimsky Korsakov
    3. Stravinsky
    4. Mussorgsky
  19. Who established the Empire of the Golden Horde in Russia?
    1. Scythians
    2. Tatars
    3. Rus
    4. Mongols
  20. Who was expelled by the Politburo in 1926?
    1. Trotsky
    2. Leonev
    3. Lenin
    4. Stalin

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  1. Collectivisation began in what decade?
    1930s
  2. How many different parties comprised the State Duma in 2012?
    4
  3. In 1862 which leader split the oblast into two half's, agricultural and industrial?
    Khrushchev
  4. In what year did Bros Yeltsin pass away?
    2007
  5. In which of these years was Catherine the Great NOT alive?
    1817
  6. Mikhail Lomosov is credited with inventing which Law?
    Law of Conservation
  7. Second largest in the Duma, how many seats did the Communist Party win in the 2012 elections?
    92
  8. The Kurgan at Ipatovo is thought to belong to which culture of people?
    Maykop
  9. Trofim Lysenko was a controversial adviser to which leader?
    Khrushchev
  10. What other name was given to the Bosporan Capital of Panticapaeum?
    Kerch
  11. What was the name of the manifesto signed by Tsar Nicholas II in 1905 to expand civil liberties?
    October Manifesto
  12. When did nationalist riots break out in Georgia?
    1989
  13. When did the first free elections to the Duma take place?
    1906
  14. When was Leo Tolstoy born?
    1828
  15. When was the Treaty of Portsmouth signed?
    1905
  16. Which department did Alexander Litvinenko, murdered in 2006, work for?
    Security Services
  17. Which of these famous events happened EARLIEST?
    Ivan IIII rules
  18. Which Russian composer would go on to become a naturalized American?
    Stravinsky
  19. Who established the Empire of the Golden Horde in Russia?
    Tatars
  20. Who was expelled by the Politburo in 1926?
    Trotsky