A pair of political revolutions took place in Russia in 1917, dismantling Tsarist Russia, and paving the way for the USSR (Union of Soviet Socialist Republics). Name the two revolutions:
Answer February Revolution and October Revolution
Unrest in Russia from starvation, food scarcity, a devestated economy, and immense losses due to WWI opened a door for those to challenge tsarist Russia. Bolshevik promised “peace, land, and bread" to the working poor of Russia, gaining their support, which helped their coup in the autumn of 1917.
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