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Peter the Great Quiz

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Peter the Great ruled over what nation helping to lead it to prominence?
Peter the Great Quiz
Russia
The Ottoman Empire
France
Spain

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Peter the Great had a number of liberal attitudes toward rulership that were inspired by what period of political philosophy that also inspired the American and French Revolutions?
The Enlightenment
The Reconquista
The Friedmont Age
The Academia

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What is the title of the Russian king which Peter the Great possessed for much of his life?
Cossack
Tsar
Patriarch
Hierophant

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Peter the Great evolved the Tsardom of Russia into what other ruling power?
The Russian Republic
The Cossack Estate
The Russian Empire
The Orthodox Theocracy

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Which of the following best describes how the reforms of Peter the Great overall changed the government of Russia?
His policies established voting rights for all people in Russia.
His policies took great inspiration from Eastern nations.
His policies modernized Russia.
His policies established theocratic rule in Russia.

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What city was the capital of the Russian Empire that Peter the Great established until the Russian Revolution?
St. Petersburg
Novigrod
Vladivostok
Omsk

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Despite Peter the Great's reign over Russia being more liberal than his predecessors', he still did nothing to end what system of forced labor in Russia?
Salianism
Escrotism
Feudalism
Cabaltide

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What Tsar of Russia was Peter the Great's father?
Anthony
Alexis
Robert
Lionel

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The Moscow Uprising of 1682 was a bloody rebellion that put Peter in power as a puppet ruler answering to what relative who had started the uprising?
Marie
Vladislava
Antonia
Sophia

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After the Moscow Uprising, Sophia placed Peter on the throne to rule alongside his half-brother who would serve as his Co-Tsar. What was the name of this half-brother.
Ivan V
Stephen II
Robert VII
Gregory I

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What is the name of the mother of Peter the Great who would often use young Peter to exert her will onto the politics of Russia?
Katherina Kashrikov
Henrietta Hienrose
Rowena Rouliefonte
Natalya Naryshkina

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Once Peter was free to rule on his own, he established what incredible boon for Russia which helped the nation to become a politically relevant empire once again?
A state religion
A full navy
An industrial economy
A public schooling system

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The Cossacks of the Don Region of Russia rebelled against Peter the Great by trying to elect their own leader in a historic event known as what?
The Bulavin Rebellion
The Covington Revolt
The Pershing Rebellion
The Androvich Revolt

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What is the name of the elected Cossack leader who started the Bulavin Rebellion against Peter the Great?
Thadeus Bolavinia
Bolavin Ivanovich
Kondratii Bulavin
Constantin Bolavinus

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What is the name of the council that Peter the Great took with him as he journeyed Europe incognito in order to rebuild the Holy League against the Ottoman Empire?
The Grand Embassy
The Moscow March
The Council of Eight
The Procession of Peter

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