2. What was Lenin's
3. What was Lenin's
older brother's name?
4. Whom was Lenin's
brother accused of trying to assassinate?
5. Lenin received
a degree from St. Petersburg in what field?
6. What was the name
of the first Russian Marxist party?
7. What was Lenin's
8. Where were Lenin
and his wife married?
9. What was the name
of the paper that Lenin worked on from 1900-1903?
10. What is the English
translation of this paper's name?
11. In 1903, the
Russian Marxists split into two factions. What were the names of
12. What group did
13. What was the
name of the opposing party's leader?
14. With what country
did Russia go to war in 1904?
15. In order to end
the 1905 Revolution, Nicholas II was forced to do what?
16. Where did Lenin
live primarily in the years before World War I?
17. The school that
Lenin opened outside Paris was run with the help of whom?
18. Where was Lenin
living when World War I broke out?
19. When did World
War I begin?
20. Who was Russia's
chief antagonist in the war?
21. When did the
Nicholas II abdicate and the Russian Revolution begin?
22. What institution
replaced the Tsar's administration?
23. Who was the leader
of the Provisional Government in autumn of 1917?
24. Who sent Lenin
back to Russia from Switzerland in a sealed train?
25. When did the
Bolsheviks seize power?
26. What action by
the Bolsheviks ended the war with Germany?
27. What was the
Bolshevik stance toward the Constituent Assembly?
28. In the ensuing
civil war, the opposition to the Bolsheviks were known as what?
29. Who supported
the Bolsheviks' opposition in the civil war?
30. What was the
fate of Nicholas II and his family?
31. Who organized
the Red Army?
32. Who were the
"kulaks" in Lenin's rhetoric?
33. Lenin's campaign
against the peasantry was called what?
34. What was the
name of the woman who nearly assassinated Lenin in 1918?
35. In what year
did World War I end?
36. Who invaded Russia
in May 1920?
37. How many deaths
(approximately) did the famine of 1921 cause in Russia?
38. What did the
White forces in Russia do in winter of 1920?
39. What did Lenin
do in response to the Kronstadt Mutiny?
40. In what year
did Inessa Armand die?
41. What did the
Bolsheviks rename themselves in 1922?
42. What was the
name of Bolshevik-ruled Russia?
43. The inner circle
of Bolsheviks was known as what?
44. When did Lenin
suffer his first stroke?
45. As Lenin neared
death, a rivalry developed between which two people?
46. In his Testament,
Lenin warned against the increasing power of which person?
48. Who gradually
took over control of the Soviet Union after Lenin died?
49. After his death,
what happened to Lenin's body?