Sea in Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan that is shrinking
Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania
A bathouse where Russians perform a cleaning ritual
worlds largest lake
a large region between the Black and Caspian seas
the mountain range in Caucasia between the Black Sea and the Caspian Sea that forms part of the traditional border between Europe and Asia
a region consisting of Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan
Central Siberian Plateau
Russia's largest supply of coal
A republic of Russia that has experienced some of the worst violence because they wanted independence
nuclear power plant in Russia that had an explosion in 1986 & released radioactive materials into the air
the rich black topsoil found in the North European Plain, especially in Russia and Ukraine
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The nations never directly confronted eachother on the battlefield but deadly threats went on for years.
farms run by the government
An economic system in which the government controls a country's economy.
The effect of distance from the moderating influence of the sea on climate
Russian country house
the effects of distance on interaction, generally the greater the distance the less interaction
A bounded territory that is part of a particular state but is separated from it by the territory of a different state.
the land mass formed by the continents of Europe and Asia
The struggle between Great Britian and Russia to control Central Asia
A desert, which has a name meaning "Black Sands," covers more than 70 percent of Turkmenistan. Which desert is it - the Gobi, the Kara Kum, or the Taklamakan desert?
Capital of Ukraine
a vast desert region in Uzbekistan and Kazakhstan
deepest lake in the world
A graph that uses line segments to show changes that occur over time
capital of Russia
people who wander from place to place
Northern European Plain
vast area of flat or gently rolling land from France to Russia
A circle divided into sectors with each part proportional to the number of items
To change from government or public ownership or control to private ownership or control.
The Soviet Army during the Russian Civil War.
Water that flows across the land and enters rivers and streams. It eventually flows into lakes and the ocean.
Russian Far East
_ _ _ the easternmost region of russia and the Republics, features a complex system of volcanic ranges
the revolution against the Czarist government which led to the abdication of Nicholas II and the creation of a provisional government in March 1917
the part of Russia that lies on the continent of Asia
an ancient trade route between China and the Mediterranean (4,000 miles)
Georgian dinner party
a forest of evergreen trees growing south of the tundra in Russia
Time Zone Map
A map that shows the world or region's time zones
A region consisting of Armenia, Azerbaijan, and Georgia
etwork of railways connecting Moscow and European Russia with the Russian Far East provinces, Mongolia, China and the Sea of Japan.
An extensive lowland in between the Caspian Sea and the mountains and uplands of Central Asia
mountain rage that divides Europe from Asia
Union of Soviet Socialist republic
Longest River of Europe
West Siberian Plain
largest level region in the world
a circular domed dwelling that is portable and self-supporting