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The Spread of Democracy Across the World Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. How did Yeltsin's changes to the Russian constitution in 1993 impact the country?

Question 2 2. How did Yeltsin first come to power in 1991?

Question 3 3. How did Perestroika reform the election system?

Question 4 4. Which statement best describes democracy?

Question 5 5. Which Soviet ruler dissolved the Soviet Union in 1991?

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Question 6 6. How did 'Glasnost' and 'Perestroika' impact the dissolution of the Soviet Union?

Question 7 7. In which state did Lech Walesa's Solidarity movement first won the right to free elections in 1989?

Question 8 8. What was crucial for Yeltsin's 'shock therapy'?

Question 9 9. How did Reagan's policy priorities differ from those of Gorbachev?

Question 10 10. Which of the following statements is true?

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Question 11 11. Why was there so much economic turmoil in Eastern Europe following the collapse of the Soviet Union?

Question 12 12. In a direct democracy, _____.

Question 13 13. In a representative democracy, _____.

Question 14 14. Which of the following refers to 'Glasnost'?

Question 15 15. Which two formerly communist states peacefully separated from one another in 1992?

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Question 16 16. Why did Yeltsin resign in 1999?

Question 17 17. Which is NOT true of the Soviet Union during the 1980s?

Question 18 18. Why did Boris Yeltsin choose to leave the Communist Party in 1990?

Question 19 19. Which of the following is a basic principle of democracy?

Question 20 20. Which of the following states did NOT become a member state of the EU in 2004?

The Spread of Democracy Across the World Chapter Exam Instructions

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