Chapters 7,8 and 9 "Eastern Europe"

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Communist State

government has control over everything in the country:

Landlocked

a country has no coastline:

Nomad

people moving from place to place herding animals:

Spa

health resorts with hot mineral springs:

Privatized

individuals not the government own a business:

Consumer Goods

goods that people use:

Refugee

people forced to leave their country:

Ethnic Cleansing

forcing certain people to leave their country due to their ethnic background:

Mosque

Islamic Church:

Steppe

treeless grassy plain:

Potash

mineral used to make fertilizer:

Tundra

frozen desert:

Permafrost

permanently frozen ground:

Taiga

world's largest forest:

Czar

emperor of Russia:

Serf

farm workers who could be bought or sold with the land:

Industrialized

to manufacture goods instead of growing goods:

Cold War

competing for control of the world without fighting:

Perestroika

restructuring the Soviet Union's eaconomy:

Glasnost

policy of openness where people can speak freely:

Light Industry

production of light goods like clothes:

Nuclear Energy

using nuclear materials to power the country:

Bilingual

a country having two officcial langusges:

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