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Ancient Chinese philosophical concept of the circumstances under which a ruler is allowed to rule. Mandate of heaven
Idealistic and egalitarian ideology which endorsed centralized power and requried leder to listen and communicate with ordinary folks Maoism
Philosophy which shabed the Chinese political system since the 6th century BCE Confucianism
The communist belief in a small group of leaders who make decisons for the people Democratic centralism
Leader who proposed a practical mix of authoritarian political control and economic privatization Deng Xiaoping
Under Mao people were encouraged to rely on their own talent to contribute to their communities Self reliance
Cross country trek led by Mao Zedong as Chiang Kai-shek's nationalist army persued his communist followers Long March
The predominant ethnic group in China Han
Control of surrounding countries Hegemony
Nationalist Party Guomindang
Groups led by Mao's wife who supported the goals of the Cultural Revolution Radicals
Trade policy which allows trade with everyone Open door
Guangxi, Inner Mongolia, Ningxia, Tibet Autonomous regions
CCP Chinese Communist Party
People with techinical training who climbed the ladder of the party technocrats

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Cold War Vocabulary Crossword

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Policy created by George Kennan Containment
Economic plan to rebuild wartorn Europe Marshall Plan
Military alliance between several North American and European nations NATO
Defense treaty between the Soviet Union and its satellite nations Warsaw Pact
Theory regarding the spread of Communism Domino Theory
Invasion sponsored by President Kennedy to instigate an uprising in Cuba Bay of Pigs
Competition between the U.S. and the U.S.S.R. over dominance of space Space Race
Conflict between the U.S. and the U.S.S.R. regarding Soviet missiles in Cuba and American missiles in Turkey Cuban Missile Crisis
South Vietnamese supporters of Northern Vietnamese communism Viet Cong
Communist leader in China who attempted massive cultural, industrial, and economic reforms Mao Zedong
Brutal communist regime in Cambodia Khmer Rouge
Set of treaties regarding armament control SALT Accords
Policy of segregation in South Africa Apartheid
Historic wall in Germany, symbolizing a division between the East and the West Berlin Wall
Method of peacefully bypassing the blockade in Berlin to deliver supplies Berlin Airlift
Soviet response to the Marshall Plan which largely failed COMECON
Policy of stockpiling more and more weapons to prevent the enemy from attacking Deterrence
Elected leader of the Soviet Union in 1955 Khrushchev
Groups of collectivized farms in China during the economic reform period Communes
Name of a program intended to implement massive reforms in China in a short amount of time Great Leap Forward
Practical-minded Chinese leader who sought to improve relations with the rest of the world Deng Xiaoping
Form of fighting using substitutes instead of going directly to war Proxy Wars
Archbishop from El Salvador who spoke out against poverty and injustice Oscar Romero
Term given to an atmosphere of constant revolutionary fervor Permanent Revolution
Doctrine created to counter Soviet geopolitical growth, especially in Greece & Turkey Truman Doctrine

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Korean War Crossword

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Communist leader in northern China who led the Japanese invasion of China Mao Zedong
President of China who fought in the south against the Japanese ChiangKaiShek
A group in South Korea who lost to communism and fled to Taiwan Nationalists
An island east of China where the nationalists fled Taiwan
Former name of Taiwan Formosa
Imaginary line that divides Korea at 38 degrees north latitude 39th parallel
Korean leader who became president after wwII and led Korea during the Korean War SyngmanRhee
Democratic people's Republic of Korea DPRK
Capital of North Korea Pyongyang
President of the US during the Cold War Truman
Capital of South Korea Seoul
Commander of the United Nations and South Korean Douglas MacArthur
Battle in South Korea Pusan
A river between China and North Korea Yalu River
Leader of the US eighth army Matthew B Ridgeway
A port on the west coast of Korea Inchon
North Korean people's army NKPA
Location of the second half of the peace treaty negotiations Panmunjom
People's republic of China (communist China) PRC
Republic of Korea (South Korea) ROK

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Communism In China Word Search

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China
National People's Congress
Iron Rice Bowl
Democratic Centralism
Democracy Wall
Nationalist Party
Dynastic Cycle
Middle Kingdom
Chinese Communist Party
South Korea
North Korea
Hundred Flowers Campaign
Mandate of Heaven
Deng Xiaoping
Zhou En Lia
Mao Zedong
Great Leap Forward
Red Guard
Tiananmen Square
Cutural Revolution

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World War 2 Crossword Puzzle

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Type of bomb built during WORLD WAR II that was more powerful than any built before it. atomic bomb
This battle was the German's last major offensive in World War II. The Allies pushed the Germans back and won. Battle of Bulge
A leader who has complete control over a country's government dictator
A war fought between 1939-1945 between Axis/Allied powers. World War 2
June 6, 1944 - Led by Eisenhower, over a million troops (the largest invasion force in history) stormed the beaches at Normandy and began the process of re-taking France. The turning point of World War II D-Day
GERMANY, ITALY, JAPAN Axis
GREAT BRITAN, FRANCE,UNITED STATES,SOVIET UNION. Allies
Communist dictator of the Soviet Union, Successor to Lenin as head of the USSR; strongly nationalist view of Communism; war with Western Europe and the United States. Joseph Stalin
1933 dictator of Germany, German Nazi dictator during World War II (1889-1945) Adolf Hitler
leader of the Allied forces in Europe during WORLD WAR11 leader of troops in Africa and commander in D-Day invasion-elected president. Dwight Eisenhower
(1893-1976) Leader of the Communist Party in China that overthrew Jiang Jieshi and the Nationalists. Established China as the People's Republic of China and ruled from 1949 until 1976 Mao Zedong
December 7, 1941 - Surprise attack by the Japanese on the main U.S. Pacific Fleet harbored in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii destroyed 18 U.S. ships and 200 aircraft. American losses were 3000, Japanese losses less than 100. In response, the U.S. declared war on Japan and Germany, entering World War II. Pearl Harbour
Backyard gardens; Americans were encouraged to grow their own vegetables to support the war effort Victory Gardens
Backyard gardens; Americans were encouraged to grow their own vegetables to support the war effort Victory Gardens
Japanese forced about 60,000 of americans and philippines to march 100 miles with little food and water, most died or were killed on the way Bataan Death March
a bloody and prolonged operation on the island of Iwo Jima in which American marines landed and defeated Japanese defenders (February and March 1945) Iwo Jima
A noted British statesman who led Britain throughout most of World War II and along with Roosevelt planned many allied campaigns. He predicted an iron curtain that would separate Communist Europe from the rest of the West. Winston Churchill
prison camps used under the rule of Hitler in Nazi Germany. Conditions were inhuman, and prisoners, mostly Jewish people, were generally starved or worked to death, or killed immediately. Concentration camps
A propaganda character designed to increase production of female workers in the factories. It became a rallying symbol for women to do their part. Rosie the Riveter
Ideas spread to influence public opinion for or against a cause. Propaganda

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Cold War Crossword Puzzle

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struggle for power that took place between the united states and the soviet union after WW2 Cold War
a very extremely powerful and dominant nations United Nations, international organization founded in 1945 to promote peace, security, and cooperation among nations Superpower
ideological barrier that divided eastern and western Europe during the cold war Iron Curtain
international organization founded in 1945 to promote peace, security, and cooperation among nations United Nations
the U.S policy of attempting to restrict soviet power and influence around the world by preventing the spread of communism Containment
U.S aid plan designed to promote economic recovery in Europe after WW2 Marshall Plan
mutual defense pact formed by the U.S, Canada, and Western Europe nations in 1949 nato
a competition between nations to achieve weapons superiority Cultural Revolution, a period of revolutionary upheaval and political persecution in China arms race
first major battle of the Cold War fought by communist and non-communist korean war
communist insurgents in South Vietnam Viet Cong
war between North and South Vietnam vietnamwar
belief that if Vietnam fell to the communists, the rest of Asia would fall domino theory
a secret political, economic, or military operation sponsored by a gov't and designed to support a foreign policy covertaction
easing of Cold War tensions and hostility between the east and west during 1970s detente
policy of building a weapon arsenal so deadly that no other nation will dare to attack Deterrence
person who allowed the USSR to build nuclear missile bases in Cuba Fidel Castro
military pact for the Soviet Union and their allies Warsaw Pact
Chinese communist leader maozedong
head and dictator of the Soviet Communists from 1928-1953 Josephstalin
40th president of the United States and helped end the Cold War ronaldreagan
operation that moved supplies into West Berlin by american and British Planes during Soviet blockade berlinairlift
meeting between Churchill, Stalin, and Roosevelt yaltaconference
prime minister of Great Britain that invented the "Iron Curtain" winstonchurchill
system of social organization based on the holding of all property in common communism
policy of Soviet leader, Mikhail Gorbachev glasnost
small groups of soldiers, often volunteers, who make surprise attacks guerillas
communist leader of North Vietnam; used guerilla warfare to fight hochiminh
competition of space exploration between United States and Soviet Union space race
period of revolutionary upheaval and political persecution in China Cultural Revolution

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Russian Revolution Crossword

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Marxists tried to ignite revolution among this group, who were the growing class of factory and railroad workers, miners, and urban wage earners. Proletariat
Councils of workers and soldiers. Soviet
Communist party officials assigned to the army to teach party principles and ensure party loyalty. Commissar
The Soviet Union developed this type of economy, in which government officials made all basic economic decisions. Command Economy
State owned farms, large farms owned and operated by peasants as a group. Collectives
Wealthy peasants who Stalin sought out to destroy. Kulak
In this form of government, a one-party dictatorship attempts to regulate every aspect of the lives of its citizens. Totalitarian Society
The belief that there is no God, an official state policy regarding religion. Atheism
This was instated to boost socialism by showing Soviet life in a positive light. Socialist Realism
Secret Police. Cheka
This man set up 5 year plans to make Russia into a modern industrial power. Joseph Stalin
This man was the leader of the Russian Bolshevik Party. He promised peace, bread, and land. Vladimir Lenin
The communist Reds
Counterrevolutionaries who remained loyal to the czars. Whites
In this reign of terror, Stalin and his secret police cracked down and killed many. Old Bolsheviks party activist from the early days. Stalin and his secret police did this due to Stalin's obsessive fears that rival party leaders were plotting against him. Great Purge
This was the name of the communist party newspaper. This word also means Truth. Pravda
A group led by Lenin who soon became the dominant political power. Bolsheviks
A man convicted in a seven-minute trial for being accused of drawing anti-Stalin caricature. Nikolai Getman
This represented industrial workers to the Soviet Union. Hammer
This represented agricultural worker to the soviet union. Sickle

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Ancient China Crossword Puzzle

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The __________ dynasty introduced the mandate of heaven. zhou
Which philosophy did emperor Qin Shihuangdi base his laws on? legalism
Which emperor was able to conquer all of China? Qin Shihuangdi
Which philosophy taught that true harmony comes from the balance of Yin and Yang? Daoism
What was the name of the dynasty whose religion was centered on ancestor worship? Shang
Which engineer found a way to use flooding to grow crops? Yu
_______ is a form of government that is structured like a pyramid with a few people at the top but many on the bottom. bureaucracy
Which one of the Han's industries was very valuable for trade with people outside of China? silk
__________ is a treatment invented by the Hans where thin needles are inserted in specific parts of your body. acupunture
The invention of paper was an ideal material for ________. calligraphy
An ________ is something that takes away pain. Anesthetic
Magicians told emperor Qin Shihuangdi that if he drank the magic poison he could be __________ Immortal
An instrument made by the Hans to detect earthquakes. Seismograph
The Shang lived in ______, a large group of friends and family. Clans
The Analects was a book filled with sayings of the founder of which philosophy? Confucianism
In Daoism which one of the opposing forces of nature means "sunlit" Yang
An _______ is a place where water can be found in a desert. Oasis
What was built on China's northern border as protection from invaders by the Qin empire? Great Wall
_________ was the central trading point where the Eastern and Western Silk Roads met. Kashgar
What was the name of the first dynasty? Xia

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American Imperialism Crossword Puzzle

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the policy of extending the rule or authority of an empire or nation over foreign countries, or of acquiring and holding colonies imperialism
the policy or doctrine of isolating one's country from the affairs of other nations by declining to enter into alliances, foreign economic commitments, international agreements, etc., isolationism
an overthrow and thorough replacement of an established government or political system by the people governed revolution
Queen of Hawaii, served as a symbol of Hawaiian pride Liliuokalini
any area in which one nation has power over another; i.e. - this happened to China when it was defeated by Japan spheresofinfluence
policy announced by Secretary of State, John Hay, stating all nations have equal trade access in China opendoorpolicy
Chinese secret society that carried on an unsuccessful uprising, 1898–1900 (Boxer Rebellion) principally against foreigners, boxerrebellion
news stories that are sensational and exaggerated yellowjournalism
an attachment to a resolution stating that the US did not want control of Cuba telleramendment
led the Filipino rebels who took control of Manila, capital of the Philippines EmilioAguinaldo
part of the Cuban constitution which said the US can interfere with Cuban affairs and restricted their right to make treaties plattamendment
a canal extending SE from the Atlantic to the Pacific across the Isthmus of Panama panamacanal
an addition to the Monroe Doctrine that warned of "wrong doing" by Latin American countries RooseveltCorollary
a policy Howard Taft used to protect US interests in Latin American dollardiplomacy
sent by President Wilson to capture Francisco "Pancho" Villa johnpershing

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Between The Wars Crossword

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These were how Stalin rid Russia of unsatisfactory people Purges
No man's land between Germany and France. Rhineland
A leading figure in the Mexican Revolution, the main leader of the peasant revolution in the state of Morelos, and the inspiration of the agrarian movement called Zapatismo. (First and last name) Emiliano Zapata
What was the Supreme Soviet? Legislative Branch
There were two of these natural disasters in Japan during this time. One in 1933 and one in 1935, both caused wide-spread damage. Earthquakes
What type of government did Stalin lead Totalitarian
Hitler's brand of discrimination Antisemitism
The superior race, Hitler's end goal was to have a world of these. Aryans
List of economic goals created by Stalin. (Three words) Five Year Plan
Chinese communist revolutionary and founding father of the People's Republic of China. (first and last name) Maozedong
Chinese communist revolutionary and founding father of the People's Republic of China. (first and last name) Egyptian Independence
An insurrection in British Nigeria which occurred in November 1929.(Three words) The Women's War
The type of protest endorsed by Gandhi. Nonviolent
The political party founded in 1911 by Sun Yat- sen; it governed China under Jiang Jieshi Guomindang
Fascist leader in Italy Mussolini
Official religion Atheism
The original symbol of fascism, an ancient Imperial Roman symbol of power carried by lictors in front of magistrates; a bundle of sticks featuring an axe, indicating the power over life and death. Fasces
Who is always watching?(Two words) Big Brother
An authoritarian and nationalistic right-wing system of government and social organization. Fascism
Mexican statesman, writer, and revolutionary who served as the 33rd president of Mexico from 1911 until his assassination in 1913. He was an advocate for social justice and democracy. (First and last name) Francis Comandero
The Japanese invasion of _____ began on September 18, 1931, when the Kwantung Army of the Empire of Japan invaded Manchuria immediately following the Mukden Incident. Manchuria
Iinternational communist organization that advocated world communism, also known as Third International, Cominterm
Political and spiritual leader during India's struggle with Great Britain for home rule.(first and last name) Mohandas Ghandi
Britain controlled ____ through Colonial Rule Africa
Japanese emperor who came to the throne in the 1920s. He reigned over the Japanese in World War II. Hirohito
Mexican general and politician who served seven terms as President of Mexico, a total of three and a half decades .(first and last name) Porfiro Diaz
A nationalist liberal political party in Egypt Wafd Party

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Chapter 25 Test Crossword

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a sultan placed on the Ottoman throne and ruled like an authoritarian and suspended the constitution; he was in constant fear of assassination Abdülhamid II
British adventurer popularly known as "Lawrence of Arabia" T. E. Lawrence
Father of Turks Atatürk
the capital and largest city of Iran Tehran
Persian army officer who seized power in 1925 Reza Shah Pahlavi
a theocratic islamic republic in the Middle East in western Asia Iran
reform leader in the early 1920s and united Northern Arabian Peninsula. He created Saudi Arabia in 1932. Ibn Sa'ūd
an absolute monarchy occupying most of the Arabian Peninsula in southwest Asia Saudi Arabia
an ancient country is southwestern Asia on the east coast of the Mediterranean Palestine
a republic in eastern Africa Kenya
believed that African Americans should strive for full rights immediatly;founded the NAACP W.E.B. Du Bois
Many poor urban blacks turned to him. He was head of the Universal Negro Improvement Association and he urged black economic cooperation and founded a chain of UNIA grocery stores and other business Marcus Garvey
Vietnamese communist statesman who fought the Japanese in World War II and the French until 1954 and South vietnam until 1975 (1890-1969) Ho Chi Minh
a region in northeastern China Manchuria
the largest city of China Shanghai
also called the Yangtze River; stretches 3,400 miles Chang Jiang
military leader that took over Guomindang when Sun Yat-sen died Chiang Kai-shek
Nationalists massacre Communists in China Shanghai Massacre
a city in eastern China on the Yangtze River Nanjing
Chinese communist leader (1893-1976) Mao Zedong

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