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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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Russian Revolution Crossword

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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

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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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Rise of Totalitarianism Crossword

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Event that started 1929 causing economic collapse Great Depression
U.S.A's current president Roosevelt
Fascist leader of Italy Mussolini
Policy of active government intervention in the economy made by FDR New Deal
Name of a government that aims to control all aspects of a citizens' lives. Totalitarian State
Political philosophy that glorifies the state above the individual Fascism
Name of militant combat squads of Italian Fascist set up by Mussolini. Black Shirts
Name of the secret police Mussolini used to hunt all anti-fascist OVRA
Modified version of the old capitalist system adopted by Lenin New Economic Policy
Soviet Union's communist leader Stalin
Economic goals set by Stalin to transform Russia into an industrial country Five Year Plan
System in which private farms are eliminated Collectivization
Campaign where Stalin tried and executed all opposition Great Purge
Stalin's secret police Cheka
Policy established by Stalin where Russians had to follow Russian beliefs only Russification
German parliament Reichstag
Germany's leader Hitler
Shortened name for the National Socialist German Workers' Party NAZI
Law that gave the German government the power to ignore the constitution to deal with the country's problems Enabling Act
Camps made by Hitler to get rid of opponents Concentration Camps
Hitler's secret police Gestapo
Name of Japanese aggression in Manchuria,China Rape of Nanking
Germany's deputy fuhrer Rudolf Hess
Unsuccessful NAZI coup Beer Hall Putsch
Hitler is against... Jews
NAZI logo Swastika
Members of militariasm Militarist
Laws that deprived Jews simple rights, like citizenship Nuremberg Laws
"Night of Shattered Glass" Kristallnacht
Youth groups that were brought up to believe as NAZI's did Hitler Youth
Black uniformed troops that did the bidding of the Fuhrer SS
Fuhrer German word for dictator
Large financial and industrial corporation in Japan Zaibatsu
A new Asian order including Japan, China, and Manchuria, that would result in Asian prosperity New Order

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WW2 crossword puzzle

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What was the name of the tank used by the U.S.? Sherman
What was the name of the beach where the most casualties happened during the D-Day invasion? Omaha
Hitler wrote this while imprisoned. Mein Kampf
What was the name of the political party Hitler created? Nazi
Who was the dictator of the soviet union during WW2? Joseph Stalin
What political belief did Stalin want to spread through Europe? Communism
What was the religion targeted by the Nazi party? Jewish
What was the name of Hitler's secret police? Gestapo
This was the name of the German Air Force. Luftwaffe
What was the German name for "lightning war"? Blitzkrieg
What country's troops were rescued at Dunkirk? Britain
where was Hitlers second Blitzkrieg at? London
The Allies attacked the Axis after what country was invaded? Poland
What was Erwin Rommel's nickname? Desert Fox
What was the name of the operation where Germany invaded Russia? Barbarossa
This season turned German forces away from Russia. Winter
What was the name of the massacre where many Chinese people were killed? Nanking
What was the name of the female riveter on U.S. propaganda posters? Rosie
This U.S. aircraft dropped torpedoes into the water to take out japanese ships. Avenger
This battle was a turning point for the U.S. in the Pacififc. Midway
Who led the allies in North Africa? Patton
What was the type of bomb dropped on japan twice? Atom
This light machine gun was usually mounted on U.S. tanks and jeeps. BAR
What was the name of the battle launched by Hitler as a counter attack? Bulge
The big three consisted of Roosevelt,Stalin and who else? Churchill
What was the name of Hitler's favorite battleship? Bismark
Towards the end of the war the The Big Three met where to discuss the future of the Soviet Union. Yalta
Who was the leader of the Nazi party? Hitler
This Japanese occupied island was a key to success in the pacific. Iwo Jima
What was the name of the British Air Force's choice of fighter plane? spitfire
Who was the manufacturer for the the U.S. service pistol,the M1911? Colt
What was the name for Japanese suicide pilots? Kamikaze
Hitler's troops marched through this during the invasion of France. Arc de Triumph
This was the name of the mass genocide of the Jews. Holocaust
Which German deathcamp was known to be the most brutal? Auschwitz
This German death camp was the only camp where all the prisoners escaped. Sobibor
This was the only state that got attacked during WW2. Hawaii
What was the name of the U.S. naval base bombed during WW2? Pearl Harbor
Wher were the trials held for SS officers commited of war crimes? Nuremberg

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History of Europe Geography Crossword

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Germany had to accept the responsibility of the war, pay debt, give up land, and give up their military. Treaty of Versailles
A labor camp set up by Hitler for Jewish people waiting for execution Concentration Camp
After the stock market crashed, nobody had money. Depression
destruction or slaughter on a mass scale. holocaust
Hatred of Jews anti-semitism
Germany, Italy, and Japan were in this Axis Powers
a person who belongs to, adopts the values of, or imitates the practices of an organization devoted to fascism Fascist
USSR was created by Vladimir Lenin Soviet Union
a Russian communist, revolutionary politician and political theorist Vladimir Lenin
an agreement made by opposing sides in a war to stop fighting for a certain time; a truce Armistice
a World War I alliance of Germany and Austria-Hungary together with Turkey and Bulgaria. Central Powers
everything is equal, the government owns everything communism
included Great Britain, France, Russia, Italy, and the US Allied Powers WWI
a part of a city, especially a slum area, occupied by a minority group or groups ghetto
advertisement to support a cause propaganda
divided East and West Berlin Berlin Wall
when the Berlin Wall came down and they had to rejoin together the country German Reunification
the area ruled by communism of central and eastern Europe Communist Bloc
between Russian and the US; between democracy and communism Cold War
the line that separated communism and the Soviet Union Iron Curtain
the political principles of the National Socialist German Workers' Party Nazism
included Great Britain, France, Soviet Union, and the US Allied Powers WWII
started the Nazi party; dictator of Germany Aldolf Hitler

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WW2 Crossword

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a sense of pride in your country nationalism
form of government in which one person or group is in control and does not tolerate opposition totalitarianism
Russian Parliament duma
founder of the bolshavics Lenin
Who succeeded Lenin as a dictator of Russia Stalin
The working class proletariate
When Lenin organized the bolsheviks to sieze power october-revolution
bolshevik secret police checka
mass killings genocides
supporters of Mussolini black-shirts
facist followers went to rome to save Italy from communists march-on-rome
mussolini's title il-duce
Germany's government from 1919-1933 weimar-republic
Hitler joined this party nazi-party
six million jews were systematically murdered holocaust
Hitler's secret police gestapo
prejudice and hatred toward jews anti-semitism

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Communism! Crossword

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the ideology that is directly opposite to capitalism communism
the 'father of communism. karl marx
The leader of the October 1917 revolution, also was the first leader of the Vladimir Lenin
The only Communist country in the 'west' there was trouble here in the 60's when the USSR put missiles on this country Cuba
Came to power after Lenin's death, the person responsible for the deaths of millions of Ukrainian peasants Stalin
labour camps where those who 'upset' the regime were forced to go and work in gulag
small group of people specially trained for a particular purpose or profession (jabine calls us this) cadres
the political party who outgrew the mensheviks to become ruling party in Russia, led by Lenin Bolsheviks
the socialist state on the Eurasian continent that existed between 1922 and 1991 USSR
the country that was an ally of the USSR and imitated the USSR in their industrial plans China
leader of China from 1949 to 1976, led the PLA to victory against the KMT in 1949 Mao Zedong
The soviet president who led a campaign against decreasing dissident activity Yuri Andropov
This city's name was changed from Leningrad to this, and then to St Petersburg Stalingrad
This was built to limit the number of people leaving East Berlin to West Berlin by Khrushchev in 1961 Berlin Wall
the capitalist class who own most of society's wealth and means of production, they also take everyones land cause they know they can bourgeoisie
the leader who came in after Khrushchev Brezhnev
the war fought by the 'East' and the 'West from 1949 to 1991 Cold War
a period of 'cool relations' between the west and the USSR in the 70's detente
The first secret police organisation in the USSR, set up in 1917 Cheka
The current secret police organisation in Russia KGB
the soviet president who fought to decrease dissident activity Andropov
These plans were out forward by Russia initially, the copied by China fIve Year plan
Mao proclaimed that these 'olds' were to be destroyed during the cultural revolution four olds
the fourth wife of Mao Zedong Jiang qing
the only Soviet president to be removed from power and not die while in power Khrushchev
this country was invaded by the USSR in 1979 Afghanistan
Gorbachev's policy of 'openess' glasnost
Gorbachev's economic policy perestroika

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world war one and the Russian revolution Crossword

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glorification of the military. one of the main causes of war. militarism
treaty signed after world war 1 had ended in 1918. treaty of Versailles
German submarines used during world war 1 and world war 2 against enemy naval warships and used to cut off enemy supply ships u-boats
information, especially of a biased or misleading nature, used to promote or publicize a particular political cause or point of view. propaganda
a successful coup d'etat by revolutionaries in Russia that overthrew Czar Nicholas II in 1917. They renamed themselves the communists party. Bolshevik revolution
agreements between countries to aid and support one another in the event of war alliances
a policy of not supporting either side in an argument, fight, or war between other powers. Neutrality
international organization that was created to promote world peace and cooperation that was created by the treaty of Versailles league of nations
alliance between Germany, Austria-Hungary, and Italy during WWI. also known as the Triple Alliance. central powers
heir to the Austria-Hungary throne and was assassinated by Gavrillo Principe in 1914. his death was the spark that started WWI. Franz Ferdinand
a form of combat in which soldiers took shelter in opposing lines of ditches. used during WWI. trench warfare
an agreement between opposing armies to suspend hostilities to discuss peace terms. armistice
founder of the Russian Communist Party and leader or the Bolshevik Revolution Vladimir Lenin
the alliance between Great Britain , France, and Russia during WWI . also known as the Triple Entente. allied powers
the last Russian Czar who was executed by the Bolsheviks in July, 1918. Tsar Nicholas II

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Chapter 14 Crossword

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In Marxist theory, the group of workers who would overthrow the czar and come to rule Russia Proletariat
A group of revolutionary Russian Marxists who took control of Russia's government in Nov. 1917 Bolsheviks
Major leader of the Bolsheviks Lenin
Self-described "Holy Man" Rasputin
A temporary government Provisional Government
One of the local representative councils formed in Russia after the downfall of Czar Nicholas II Soviet
A political party practicing the ideas of Karl Marx and V.I. Lenin; originally the Russian Bolshevik Party Communist Party
"Man of Steel" becomes Dictator Joseph Stalin
Government control over every aspect of public and private life Totalitarianism
A campaign of terror in the Soviet Union during the 1930s, in which Joseph Stalin sought to eliminate all Communist Party members and other citizens who threatened his power Great Purge
An economic system in which the government makes all economic decisions Command Economy
Plans outlined by Joseph Stalin in 1928 for the development of the Soviet Union's economy Five-Year Plan
A large government-controlled farm formed by combining many small farms Collective Farm
First great leader of the Nationalist Party Sun Yixian
Became China's greatest revolutionary leader Mao Zedong
After Sun Yixian died, headed the Kuomintang (Nationalist Party) Jiang Jieshi
A 6,000-mile journey made in 1934-1935 by Chinese Communists fleeing from Jiang Jieshi's Nationalist forces Long March
Killing by British troops of nearly 400 Indians gathered at Amritsar to protest the Rowlatt Acts Amritsar Massacre
Became the leader of the independence movement to free India of British rule Mohanda K. Gandhi
A deliberate and public refusal to obey a law considered unjust Civil Disobedience
A peaceful protest against the Salt Acts in 1930 in India in which Mohandas Gandhi led his followers on a 240-mile walk to the sea, where they made their own salt from evaporated seawater Salt March

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Russia / soviet union Crossword

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longest river in Asia ob river
longest river in Europe Volga river
deepest lake lake Baikal
old capital St. petersburg
coldest climate in Russia siberia
between Russia and Alaska Bering sea
the border of Europe and Asia ural Mountains
capital city Moscow
nature reserve kamchatka
a union soviet union
race to space / dominates cold war
leader of the bolshevik revolution Lenin
premier of the soviet union Gorbachev
president putin
government now federal

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