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On the eve of Victory Day 85 regions of Russia and 40 countries abroad held the Great Patriotic Was history test for all who wanted to check their knowledge on April 22 2017. The test was carried our within the project "Every day I am proud of Russia!" which is realized by Youth parliament of State Duma.
Plekhanov Russian University of Economics was a platform for holding the International event. Participants were welcomed by the GPW veteran, chairman of Veterans' council of PRUE, professor of Academic Department of History and Philosophy Alexey I. Samsin, and the GPW veteran, professor of Academic Department of Trade Policy of PRUE Vasiliy G. Burmistrov.
Large-scale historical testing passed all over Russia and abroad, according to preliminary estimates, the International event was attended by about 300 thousand people. 30 minutes the participants had to answer 30 questions that covered not only military events, but also the exploits of the heroes, the life of the rear, the liberation from fascism in Europe. The results of the test will be announced in May.
Win the framework of patriotic education of young people, Plekhanov University holds many and takes part in various events. Thus for the past several years members, students and volunteers of PRUE participate in carrying out the people march "Immortal regiment".
The event was organized by Organizational Culture and Public Relations Office and Educational Work Office.