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Which mountain range,rising to the west of the Western Siberian Plains, seperates Surope from Asia?
URAL-1
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Which mountain range would you have to cross to travel by land from Northern Iran to Moscow?
CAUCASUS-2
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What is the enormous peninsula in eastern Siberia that extends into the Berin Sea?
KAMCHATKA-3
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Which ocean lies north of Russia?
ARCTIC OCEAN-4
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Which body is the of water that borders Sweden, Russia, and Poland?
BALTIC SEA-5
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What is the body of water that borders both Iran and Russia?
CASPIAN-6
In which body of water are islands of US and Russia seperated by only a few miles?
BERING SEA- 7
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Into what body of water lies east of the Caspian Sea?
ARAL-8
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What body of water do theVolga nad Dieper rivers flow?
BLACK SEA-9
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What river flows past Moscow to the Caspian Sea?
VOLGA-10
Which river flows through the cities of Smolusk and Kies empties into the Black Sea?
Dnieper-11
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Which major river flows into the Black sea, is west of the Volga River, and is east of the Dnieper River?
Don-12
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Which river flows through the middle of the Western Siberian Plains?
OB-13
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What river flows through the Ural Mountains into the Caspian Sea?
URAL RIVER-14
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Which plains lies east of the Ural Mountains?
Western Siberians-15
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Which plateau lies east of the Ob River?
Central Siberian-16
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Which major Russian City borders the Baltic Sea?
St. Petersburg-17
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What is the capital of Russia?
Moscow-18
Ivan the Terrible(4)
1-Trusted no one
2-Subject to violent rits of rage
3-Tied serfs to land
4-Used OPRICHNIKI as agents of terror
Peter the Great(5)
1-7feet tall
2-Expanded Navy
3-Brought Euro-culture to Russia
4-Failed to name heir
5-Created St. Petersburg
Katherine the Great(3)
1-At her height, she was ruler of the largest empire on Earth
2-Saught to bring the ideals of the Enlightenment to Russia until she found out about Louis the 16th and Marie Antionette's death
3-Set out to kill her husband for the throne
Alexander I(2)
1-Defeated Napolean Bonaparte in 1812.
2- Lost to England and France in the Crimean War
Alexander II(2)
1-1861. emapncipated the serfs
2-Assasinated by People's Will
Nicholas II (3)
1-Married Alexandria
2-Had a son with hemophillia and tried to keep it hidden
3-The last Czar of the Romonov
CAPITALISM(3)...who was most likely to run their Russia like this? MArx,Nicholas II, or Lennin?
1)Private ownership of industry
2)Freedom of competition
3)Results in unequal economic classes


NICHOLAS II
Class struggle as result from Capitalism
Upper class and working class struggle wealth
Workers revolt as result from Capitalism
Working class carries out plan to overtake the upperclass
SOCIALISM(3)...who was most likely to run their Russia like this? MArx,Nicholas II, or Lennin?
1)Government ownership of undistry
2)Goal is to bring econimic equality
3)Aims for a classless society
***TRYING TO ACHIEVE A GOAL***


MARX
COMMUNISM(2)...who was most likely to run their Russia like this? MArx,Nicholas II, or Lennin?
1)Classless society
2)No government needed
***ACHIEVED GOAL***


LENIN
Totalitarianism
A government in which a one-party dictatorship regulates every espect of citizens lives.
Mensheviks
anti-communists, usually working class RED
Bolsheviks
Communists,usually upper class WHITE
Soviets
Councils of workers and soliders
Brest-Litovsk
Treaty Russia signed in 1918 to drop out of WW1
Whites
Those who wanted to continue war in Germany
Reds
Armed factory workers who attacked the provisional government
War Communism
Instituted by Lenin to win the Civil War, which allowed the State to appropriate grain or property as needed.
What is NEP and what does it stand for?
New Economic Policy=taking on step back and two steps forward, a response to the failure of war communism as Lenin described
The Trans-Siberian Railroad
A railroad stretching from Moscow to Vladivostock
Kremlin**************
*****************
Duma
Elected national legistlature
Cheka
Secret police organized by communists
Gulags
Forced work camps
Proletariat
Working class
Boureoisie
The middle class
Trotsky
Assisted Lenin with further Marxist revolutionsry work
Kerensky****************
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Bloody Sunday
The tsar's police killed hundreds of peacful marchers in St. Petersburg.

RESULTS?
The soviets formed (radical workers' council) and the Tsar sent the Duma to fight back.
Faberge Eggs
Nicholas II got one every year at Easter
Communist Manifesto
A pamphlet written by Marx and Engles in 1848 predicting the new wave of communism to hit Russia
Vladimir (**Iyich) Ulyanov
Lenin
"Workers of the World Unite."-???
Karl Marx
What was the city of St. Petersburg changed to?
Changed to Petrograd-->Leningrad-->St. Petersburg
What book did Leon Toltsoy write?
Anna Korinina
The only song
March Slav by Peter Tchaikovsky
Rasputin
Gains power with Tsarina's back to court
March Revolution
To get food because of the war, workers were hungry