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____________ the world's largest nation.
Russia
____ a Viking tribe - where Russia got its name.
Rus
_________ means emperor
czar
______ ___ ______ was the first czar of Russia
Ivan the Terrible
______ withdrew his troops from Russia because of the bitter cold.
Napoleon
The last czar in Russia was __ ___.
Nicholas II
_______ ____ was the founder of Communism.
Karl Marx
_____ was the leader of the first Communist state.
Lenin
__________ is the American way of running a business and handling money.
Capitalism
______ one of the most brutal rulers of all times.
Stalin
_____ people who believe there is no God.
atheist
The capital of Russia is ____.
Moscow
The capital of Okraine is ___.
Kiev
The capital of Poland is ___.
Warsaw
The capital of Romania is ___.
Bucharest
The capital of Hungary is ___.
Budapest
__ ____ suggested a new plan to make Communism stronger.
Mikhail Gorbachev
___ ____ was president of the Russian Republic.
Boris Yeltsin
In _____, the Soviet Empire fell, and ___ ____ declared Russian independent.
1991
Boris Yeltsin
The __________ mountains stretch from north to south in Russia.
Ural Mountains
___________ River is the longest river in Europe.
Volga River
_____________ is the 2nd largest country in Europe.
Ukraine