23 terms

Chapters 7,8 and 9 "Eastern Europe"

STUDY
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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: