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Freedom vs. Totalitarianism Quiz
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How did Stalin intend to turn the Soviet Union from a peasant society to an industrious one
Government control of society, collectivization of farms
Issues with the new provisional government in Russia before the Bolshevik Revolution occurred?
Supported the war effort while people were against the war
What caused a diminishing relationship among the Russian people and Czar Nicholas II?
Corruption, losses in WWI, military no longer strong
What factors are considered in a totalitarianism government?
No individual freedom & life controlled by the state
How did Stalin's policy of collectivization hurt the Soviet Union?
Famine and killing of farmers
Original purpose of a country utilizing a concentration camp
To prevent citizens from entering guerilla warfare
What is the flavor profile of the Madame Jeanette pepper once it hits your palate
Whole mouth heat, slight fruitiness, hints of pineapple
Why was it difficult for the U.S. & UN to deliver necessities to the people of Somalia?
Warlords fighting for territory within the region
What was the goal of the Baath party Saddam Hussein joined?
To create one powerful and united Arab state
What was the night of Broken Glass?
Rioters destroying 1000's of Jewish businesses & Synagogues
Why did Saddam start the Iran-Iraq War?
Wanted Iraq to be the most powerful country in the ME
A reason Iraq had for the invasion of Kuwait
Had to pay back war debts
Which is one of the main goals held by ISIS?
Replace Western occupation with a Sunni regime
What is the best way to handle a chili burn from a hot pepper?
Soak hands in milk or yogurt
What does ISIS stand for?
Islamic State of Iraq and Syria
Political-Religious state comprising of Muslims following the death of Muhammad is
What ways did ISIS fund their campaign?
Oil, Looting, Ransoms, Fines, Taxes
Which issue arose when Russia bombed ISIS?
Bombed rebel group groups instead of ISIS
Reason the Iraq War was considered controversial.
U.S. utilizing torture
Why was it difficult for ISIS to expand beyond Iraq and Syria?
Territories were well defended and were Shia Muslim
Series of pro-democracy uprisings taking place in several Muslim countries
Why was challenging the West considered a reason for the decline of ISIS?
Western countries aided local armies to fight ISIS
Who does the United States support in the Syrian Civil War?
Syrian Rebel Groups
Person forced to leave a country to escape war, persecution, or natural disaster
President of Syria
Protection by a nation to someone who has left their native country as a refugee
Purpose of Bolshevik Revolution
Create a party for the workers (Communist)
Why did the Bolshevik Party gain support from the people
Had resources, + made up of peasants/workers
Baath party displayed violence against the Iraqi people, why did it still have support form US
U.S. wanted to maintain influence in the ME, more focused on the Cold War
What arguments did George Bush present to justify attacking Iraq
Weapons of Mass Destruction, ties to Al-Qaeda
Why does the meaning of the ISIS flag is of importance
Symbolism recognizable to Islamist's, aligns with other Jihadist groups
What terms did Iraq have to agree to following the Gulf War?
Recognize Kuwait as an independent nation
Rid their weapons of mass destruction
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