Famous Asian & Russian World Leaders Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Both Khrushchev's first administrative posting and his post-WWII assignment were in what part of the Soviet Union?

Question 2 2. Which of the following countries was NOT annexed or invaded by the Soviet Union in the 1930s and 1940s?

Question 3 3. How did Yeltsin first come to power in 1991?

Question 4 4. When did Khrushchev join the Bolshevik Party?

Question 5 5. Why did Boris Yeltsin choose to leave the Communist Party in 1990?

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Question 6 6. Khrushchev's reforms came to be known as _________.

Question 7 7. Karl Marx and Frederick Engels pioneered a new philosophy, known as Marxism, that would be later adopted and molded by Vladimir Lenin to become Communism. Which style of economy and government did all three men hotly oppose?

Question 8 8. Which Russian Tsar came to power in 1894, and was overthrown during the Russian Revolution?

Question 9 9. Khrushchev was removed from power in _______.

Question 10 10. What were the working class followers of Lenin's brand of communism called?

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Question 11 11. What programmes did Stalin institute to direct industrial and economic output in the Soviet Union?

Question 12 12. Who did Stalin succeed as leader of the Soviet Union and the Communist Party?

Question 13 13. Stalin's collectivization of Soviet farms was informed by which ideology?

Question 14 14. What was crucial for Yeltsin's 'shock therapy'?

Question 15 15. Which event fanned the flames of dissent and caused a large number of casualties among Russian civilians?

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Question 16 16. How did Yeltsin's changes to the Russian constitution in 1993 impact the country?

Question 17 17. Khrushchev nearly caused World War III when he sent nuclear-capable missiles to what ally?

Question 18 18. Stalin's nonaggression pact with a country allowed him to invade several eastern European countries the Russian Empire had lost after WWI? Name the country.

Question 19 19. Why did Yeltsin resign in 1999?

Question 20 20. Why did Vladimir Lenin sign the Treaty of Brest-Litovsk, that ended Russia's involvement in World War I?

Famous Asian & Russian World Leaders Chapter Exam Instructions

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