October Revolution - Causes, events and effects

1

Who was the leader of the Bolshevik party in 1917?

2

What were the “April Theses”?

3

Who became Chairman of the Petrograd Soviet and head of the Military Revolutionary Committee in September 1917?

4

Who had led a revolt against the Provisional Government in August 1917?

5

Which of these units were prepared to defend the Provisional Government in October 1917?

6

Which member of the Provisional Government left to find help before its capture by the Bolsheviks?

7

What was the term used to describe the requisition of grain from the peasants by the Red Guards?

8

Which group was used by the Bolsheviks to hunt down opposition during the Civil War?

9

Which advantage was enjoyed by the Red Army during the Civil War?

10

Why did Trotsky employ ex -Tsarist officers in the Red Army?