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General Secretary
Hard Worker
Irina Mihailovena
Mikhail Gorbechev
Nobel Peace Prize
President
Raisa Gorbacheva
Red Banner of Labor
soviet official
Soviet Union
Soviet Union Postwar

Russian Revolution Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

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

Russian Revolution Crossword

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Crossword
Description

member of a wing of the Russian Social-Democratic Workers' Party Bolsheviks
member of a wing of the Russian Social-Democratic Workers' Party Lenin
the leader of the Soviet Union from the mid-1920s until his death in 1953. Stalin
was a campaign of political repression in the Soviet Union which occurred from 1936 to 1938. Great Purge
a Marxist revolutionary and theorist, Soviet politician, and the founding leader of the Red Army. Trotsky
absolute control by the state or a governing branch of a highly centralized institution. Totalitarianism
a faction of the Russian socialist movement that emerged in 1904 after a dispute in the Russian Social-Democratic Labour Party Mensheviks
a key feature of any communist society. Command Economy
association of farmers who work land owned by the state but who own most of their own farm implements. Collective Farms
was an economic policy of Soviet Russia proposed by Vladimir Lenin, who called it "state capitalism". New Economic Policy
was a list of economic goals, created by General Secretary Joseph Stalin and based on his policy of Socialism in One Country. 5 Year Plan
he acronym for the Main Administration of Corrective Labor Camps. GULAG
the first of a succession of Soviet state security organizations. Cheka
a common name for the Russian National Military Forces from 1918 to 1946 Red Army
lso known as the White Guard or the Whites, was a loose confederation of Anti-Communist forces that fought the Bolsheviks White Army

Cold War Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

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

Postwar and 1950's crossword

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Crossword
Description

Counter Soviet American Foreign Policy Truman Doctrine
defense strategy JFK implemented Flexible Response
first major international crises – Cold War Berlin Blockade
American initiative to aid Western Europe Marshall Plan
Response to a series of moves the by the Soviet Union to enlarge its communist influence Containment
to pursue a dangerous policy Brinkmanship
theory that a political event in one country will cause similar events in neighboring countries Domino Theory
a competition between nations for superiority in the development and accumulation of weapons Arms Race
the name for the boundary dividing Europe into two separate areas from the end of World War II in 1945 until the end of the Cold War in 1991 Iron Curtain
the easing of hostility or strained relations Détente
nations under the influence and pressure of the Soviet Union Satellite Nations
a doctrine of military strategy and in national security policy which a full-scale use of nuclear weapons by two or more opposing sides would cause the complete annihilation of both the attacker and the defender Mutually Assured Destruction
33rd president Harry Truman
Famous Soviet Leader until 1953 Joseph Stalin
the _______ conference Potsdam
cause of nuclear explosions Atomic Bomb
War after WWII Cold War
Supply drop in west Berlin Berlin Airlift
General during Korean war Douglas MacArthur
34th president Dwight D. Eisenhower
Central Intelligence Agency CIA
Different name Sinai War Suez Crisis
First secretary of the Soviet Union Communist party Nikita K

Nelson Mandela Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Government
Struggle
Violence
Imprisoned
Oppression
Politics
Justice
Nobel peace prize
Mandela university
Hard labor
Umkhonto we Sizwe
Police
Sharpeville massacre
Protests
Speeches
Rolihlala
Johannesburg
President
Rebel
Race
Freedom
Activist
Prison
Robbin island
ANC
Equal rights
Discrimination
Apartheid
South Africa
Nelson mandela

Cold War Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

Prime Minister of Great Britain Winston Churchill
Term introduced by Churchill to describe the line that divided Europe iron curtain
Western Europe was ruled by democracy while Eastern Europe was under ___ control. communist
Berlin was part of ___ Germany East
Who occupied East Germany? Soviet Union
Chirchill's speech was viewed as instigating a conflict with the ____. Soviets
Stalin, Churchill and Truman met here to plan post-war Europe Yalta
The era of confrontation between the United State and the Soviet Union that lasted from 1946 to1990 Cold War
President of the United States at the end of WWII. Truman
Leader of the Soviet Union at the end of WWII Stalin

Government Word Search

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Word Search
Description

administration
attorney general
balances
budgets
cabinet
checks
commander in chief
country
defense
executive branch
federal
government
house of reps
judicial branch
justice
law
leaders
legislative
military
national
obama
policies
power
President
president
secretary
senate
supreme court
United States
vice president

Russia Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

the world’s largest nation Russia
is a sea of the Atlantic Ocean, enclosed by Scandinavia baltic sea
is the largest enclosed inland body of water on Earth by area caspian sea
a landlocked country in Eastern Europe, is known for its Stalinist architecture belarus
on the Moskva River in western Russia moscow
a Russian communist revolutionary, politician, and political theorist lenin
was the leader of the Soviet Union from the mid-1920s until his death in 1953 stalin
The Aral Sea was an lake lying between Kazakhstan in the north and Uzbekistan in the south aral sea
are a mountain range that runs from north to south through western Russia ural mountains
a mountain system in Eurasia between the Black Sea and the Caspian Sea in the Caucasus region caucasus mountains
a former Soviet statesman He was the eighth and final leader of the Soviet Union gorbachev
a marginal sea of the Pacific Ocean bering sea
Siberia is a vast Russian province siberia
Russian politician who is the current President of the Russian Federation putin

Causes of WW2,New Alliances, and Leaders Crossword

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Crossword
Description

Dictator who controlled The Soviet Union Stalin
The Treaty that officially ended WW1 Treaty of Versailles
A totalitarian form of government which is a type of one-party dictatorship, against liberal democracy Fascism
An agreement between Czechoslovakia and Germany Munich Agreement
An international organization that intended to maintain world peace League of Nations
Which country was invaded by Germany and the Soviet Union which ultimately caused the war Poland
32nd Presidents of The U.S. Franklin Roosevelt
Prime minister of The United kingdom Winston Churchill
Leader and Dictator of Gemany Adolf Hitler
Fascist Dictator of Italy Benito Mussolini
Emperor of Japan Hirohito
The US,France,Soviet Union,and Britain were apart of the Allied powers
Germany,Italy and Japan were apart of the Axis Powers
Promoted Anti-Semitism and German nationalism German Working Party

1920s - 1930s Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

American novelist; first famous flapper Zelda Sayre
Wrote novel The Great Gatsby F. Scott Fitzgerald
first designer to make pants for women. Coco Chanel
known as "Lucky Lindy" and "The Lone Eagle" was an American pilot famous for first solo, non-stop flight from New York to Paris in 1927 in the spirit of St. Louis Charles Lindbergh
leader of organized crime in Chicago in the late 1920s Al Capone
greatest baseball player of the 1920s Babe Ruth
recieved Nobel Prize in 1921 for physics Albert Einstein
composer, pianist and band leader. Most influential figures in jazz. Duke Ellington
along with Louis Armstrong, she had a major influence on subsequent jazz vocalists. Bessie Smith
28th President of the United States Woodraw Wilson
was said to have robbed a shoe factory and murder a clerk and another worker Nicola Sacco
African American leader during the 1920s who founded the Universal Negro Improvement Association and advocated mass migration of African Americans back to Africa Marcus Garvey
1920 presidential campaign his slogan was "return to normalcy" Warren G. Harding
became president when Harding died. Calvin Coolidge
became president in 1928 Herbert Hoover
American Businessman, founder of Ford Motor Company Henry Ford
developed new products using peanuts. George Washington Carver
Russian immigrant and pioneer who developed NBC David Sarnoff
first women to serve in Congress Jeanette Rankin
famed criminal defense lawyer for scopes, who supported evolution Clarence Darrow