Bitesize has changed! We're updating subjects as fast as we can. Visit our new site to find Bitesize guides and clips - and tell us what you think!

Home > History > Modern World History > Britain - 1905 - 1975 > The General Strike 1926

History

Britain - 1905 - 1975

The General Strike 1926 - Test

1.

In 1926, the coal owners wanted to...

2.

What happened on "Black Friday", 15 April 1921?

3.

How did the letter - supposedly from the Russian leader Zinoviev and published in the "Daily Mail" in 1924 - increase industrial conflict?

4.

What happened on "Red Friday", 31 July 1925?

5.

What did the government's Samuelson Commission suggest?

6.

What was the name of the government's newspaper during the strike?

7.

Who declared the strike an attack on British democracy?

8.

What act of violence took place on Monday 10 May?

9.

What was the OMS?

10.

Which of the following was not a result of the General Strike?