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Watch a preview:chapter 1 / lesson 1How Geography & Climate Impacted Russia's Early History
Course SummarySupplement your history class studies by referring to this History of Russia: Help & Review course. Short video lessons offer fun and engaging ways you can learn and easily retain information about early and current Russian culture, politics, conflicts and other events to help you prepare for a class discussion or exam.
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Anyone who needs help understanding material from Russian history will benefit from taking this course. You will be able to grasp the subject matter faster, retain critical knowledge longer and earn better grades. You're in the right place if you:
- Have fallen behind in understanding Mongol rule, Peter the Great's role, territory changes in the 19th century, the Russian Civil War, the rise and fall of the Soviet Union, or any other Russian history topic.
- Need an efficient way to learn Russian history.
- Learn best with engaging auditory and visual tools.
- Struggle with learning disabilities or learning differences, including autism and ADHD.
- Experience difficulty understanding your teachers.
- Missed class time and need to catch up.
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- Start at the beginning, or identify the topics that you need help with.
- Watch and learn from fun videos, reviewing as needed.
- Refer to the video transcripts to reinforce your learning.
- Confirm your understanding through lesson quizzes and chapter exams.
- Submit questions to one of our instructors for personalized support if you need extra help.
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- Get Extra Support: Ask our subject-matter experts any relevant question. They're here to help!
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In this course, you'll learn the answers to questions including:
- How did Russian geography affect early Russian culture?
- Who were the early east Slavic tribes?
- How did Mongol rule change early Russian religion and customs?
- Who was Ivan the Terrible?
- How was the Romanov Dynasty established?
- What was Peter the Great's role in the westernization of Russia?
- What were the major historical events during the rule of Alexander I?
- What was the December Revolt?
- How did Russian territory change during the 19th Century?
- What were the industrial developments in 19th Century Russia?
- Who were the Bolsheviks?
- What were the oppositional governments during the Russian Civil War?
- How was the Soviet Union created?
- What were the policies of Stalin in the Soviet Union?
- How did the Soviet Union dominate Eastern Europe?
- What events led to the fall of the Soviet Union and the end of the Cold War?
- How has Putin impacted Russian politics?
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