March 6 2005.
1. Journal #1- Recall WWI and the conditions in
Russia in 1800s and early 1900s. List possible causes for the Russian
Revolution in 1917.
for the Russian revolution are poor leadership, lack of food, and pushing buy communist people in Russia
all added to the Russian revolution. The czars in Russia had no food to feed
his people so they rose up against him and over through him. The leadership in
Russia was terrible. A good example is in wourld war I when Russia should be
pulling out of the war the Russian czar sent him troops in unequipt. They were
using muskets agains full atomatic matchine guns. Communist leaders in Russia
pushed for communism and promised food for all people and give them a better
2. *Journal Question #2- What problems angered the
people of St. Petersburg?
czar angered them because he recruited people to go to war. He didn’t do his
job so the communist’s jumped in and wanted to lead the people. The communists
promised a better way of life for the people of st Petersburg. That’s where the
communist revolution started.
- *Journal #3- Why is it often difficult to
establish democracy in a country without a tradition of democratic
is often hard because the people are use to the government doing everything for
them. They never worked hard to get buy. The government would always do
everything for them. If the people had never done anything for themselves then
it will be hard for them to transition to another way of living especially if
they need to get buy for themselves.