Russell's background

In this lesson, we will begin to explore Russell's background and how this influenced his writing of the play Blood Brothers.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

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Q1.What word describes a period of six consecutive months in which the economy shrinks?

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Q2.Which class were most badly affected by the recession in 1981?

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Q3.Which Conservative leader became Prime Minister in 1979?

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Q4.Which of the below were consequences of the recession in 1981?

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Q5.Which of the statements below is accurate in describing the stigma around unemployment during the 1980s?

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.What word describes a period of six consecutive months in which the economy shrinks?

1/5

Q2.Which class were most badly affected by the recession in 1981?

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Q3.Which Conservative leader became Prime Minister in 1979?

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Q4.Which of the below were consequences of the recession in 1981?

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Q5.Which of the statements below is accurate in describing the stigma around unemployment during the 1980s?

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Lesson 2 Quiz - Russell's Background

A quiz consolidating the key vocabulary and critical knowledge learned during this lesson.

Q1.Which is the correct use of the phrase 'social mobility'?

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Q2.Which of the descriptions below best describes a secondary modern?

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Q3.Which large city is nearby to the village in which Russell was born?

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Q4.To which social class did Russell's family belong?

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Q5.Which statement best describes Russell's views on social mobility?

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Lesson 2 Quiz - Russell's Background

A quiz consolidating the key vocabulary and critical knowledge learned during this lesson.

Q1.Which is the correct use of the phrase 'social mobility'?

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Q2.Which of the descriptions below best describes a secondary modern?

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Q3.Which large city is nearby to the village in which Russell was born?

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Q4.To which social class did Russell's family belong?

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Q5.Which statement best describes Russell's views on social mobility?

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