The power struggle

In this lesson, we will explore the differences between Napoleon and Snowball. We will look at how they both stuggle for power and learn about Trotsky, a significant figure from the Russian revolution.

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Quiz:

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.Which battle from the Russian Revolution is represented by the Battle of the Cowshed?

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Q2.In Animal Farm, who represent the Red Army (Communists)?

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Q3.Who was a hero at the Battle of the Cowshed? (Select 2 answers)

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Q4.What does Snowball think of violence being used in the revolution?

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Q5.How do the animals react after the battle?

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Quiz:

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.Which battle from the Russian Revolution is represented by the Battle of the Cowshed?

1/5

Q2.In Animal Farm, who represent the Red Army (Communists)?

2/5

Q3.Who was a hero at the Battle of the Cowshed? (Select 2 answers)

Select two (2) boxes

3/5

Q4.What does Snowball think of violence being used in the revolution?

4/5

Q5.How do the animals react after the battle?

5/5

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Quiz:

The power struggle

Complete this quiz based on what you remember from the lesson.

Q1.What was Leon Trotsky known for? (Select 2 options)

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Q2.What words can we use to describe Joseph Stalin? (Select 2 answers)

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Q3.Which animal gained the most support when giving speeches?

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Q4.Who used to interrupt Snowball's speeches?

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Q5.What was the major thing Snowball and Napoleon disagreed on?

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Quiz:

The power struggle

Complete this quiz based on what you remember from the lesson.

Q1.What was Leon Trotsky known for? (Select 2 options)

Select two (2) boxes

1/5

Q2.What words can we use to describe Joseph Stalin? (Select 2 answers)

Select two (2) boxes

2/5

Q3.Which animal gained the most support when giving speeches?

3/5

Q4.Who used to interrupt Snowball's speeches?

4/5

Q5.What was the major thing Snowball and Napoleon disagreed on?

5/5

Lesson summary: The power struggle

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