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Russia History
tsar
Kremlin
serf
surf
The Russian word for king
a big fortress with things inside like government buildings,…
someone who is like a slave, they belong to the owner of the…
riding on a board in the ocean on waves
tsar
The Russian word for king
Kremlin
a big fortress with things inside like government buildings,…
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History of Russia
Kiev
Moscow
Ivan III
Kremlin
City became an important center for trade between the Mediter…
Capital of Russia
Prince of Moscow who ended Mongol rule in 1480 and adopted th…
a building/compound which is the center of the Russian govern…
Kiev
City became an important center for trade between the Mediter…
Moscow
Capital of Russia
Russia - History
Российская Империя
царь
цесаревич
царица
Russian Empire
Tsar
Crown Prince
Tsarina
Российская Империя
Russian Empire
царь
Tsar
6 terms
The History of Russia
czar
serf
industrialize
communist state
A Russian emperor. Comes from the Roman "Caesar"
farm laborer who could be bought and sold along with the land
to change an economy to rely more on manufacturing and less o…
A country whose government has almost total control over the…
czar
A Russian emperor. Comes from the Roman "Caesar"
serf
farm laborer who could be bought and sold along with the land
20 terms
History (Russia)
Russia before 1881
Serfs
Barschina Serfs
Obrok serfs
Not industrialised (so couldn't capitalise on Natural resourc…
25% (80 million) were serfs. Landowners administered justice…
Worked a number of days per week for their master.
Paid the rent for their masters.
Russia before 1881
Not industrialised (so couldn't capitalise on Natural resourc…
Serfs
25% (80 million) were serfs. Landowners administered justice…
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History: Russia
Russia
15
2
The authoritarian governments of Asia…
Largest country on earth
How many countries does Russia border
How many continents is Russia in
The culture of Russia has borrowed elements from what
Russia
Largest country on earth
15
How many countries does Russia border
The History of Russia
Russia
Ural Mountains
-Volga River
Kievan Rus, Novgoroa, Moscow
-Extremely diverse, open plains... No natural boarders... -Focus…
-Guided invaders into Russia
-Mother river, provided major transportation
-Major cities competing against each other... -All desired to ge…
Russia
-Extremely diverse, open plains... No natural boarders... -Focus…
Ural Mountains
-Guided invaders into Russia
History of Russia
Insignifigant
Czar
Serf
Genocide
Too small or unimportant to be worth consideration
Powerful ruler
Farm laborers
Ethnic or cultural group
Insignifigant
Too small or unimportant to be worth consideration
Czar
Powerful ruler
History Russia
First five year plan
17th party congress
Trial of the 16
Shakhty trial
...
The last of its kind. Out of the 1996 present, 1108 were arre…
Kamenev and Zinoviev accused of being in cahoots with Trotsky…
First important show trial in Moscow, engineers were arrested…
First five year plan
...
17th party congress
The last of its kind. Out of the 1996 present, 1108 were arre…
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HISTORY - RUSSIA
1st Ruler to be called czar
Peasant
Noble
Weak rulers, poor leadership, revolts
Ivan the Terrible
Serf
Boyar
Time of Troubles
1st Ruler to be called czar
Ivan the Terrible
Peasant
Serf
110 terms
History: Russia
Who was the first czar of Russia?
What was Ivan IV's nickname
When Ivan becomes ruler at age 3, who…
Who tried to take advantage of the sit…
Ivan IV
Ivan the Terrible
His mother acts as a regent
The Russian nobility
Who was the first czar of Russia?
Ivan IV
What was Ivan IV's nickname
Ivan the Terrible
21 terms
History of Russia
Serfs
Czar
Peter I (Peter the Great)
Catharine II (Catharine the Great)
Farmer slaves
Emperor
Czar who moved the capital to St. Petersburg to be closer to…
Czar who was responsible for development of towns, schools an…
Serfs
Farmer slaves
Czar
Emperor
43 terms
Russia History
Totalitarianism
Satire
Dissident
Demagogue
A politcial system where the government has total control ove…
A book, movie, or type of work that makes fun of human folly…
A person who opposes official policy, especially of a totalit…
Leader who obtains power by playing on people's fears and emo…
Totalitarianism
A politcial system where the government has total control ove…
Satire
A book, movie, or type of work that makes fun of human folly…
29 terms
History of Russia
Farm laborers who could be bought and…
Russian emperor
When the government controls the natio…
The people control the nation's econom…
Serfs
Czar
Communism
Capitalism
Farm laborers who could be bought and…
Serfs
Russian emperor
Czar
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History ( Russia )
Ivan III established a Russia state an…
Most of Russian densely settles areas…
Most of Russia's population is located…
How long did the Romanov family rule R…
Tsar
west
European
300 years
Ivan III established a Russia state an…
Tsar
Most of Russian densely settles areas…
west
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History [Russia]
What happened between 1906 and 1914?
Who was Rasputin and how did he influe…
What was the effect of WWI on the peop…
What was the turning point for the Tsa…
- 1905 Revolution... - Russo-Japanese War (of which Russia lost)…
- Alexis, heir of Tsar has haemophilia, 1907 when he was thou…
- when war began against Germany, Tsar more popular than he'd…
- September 1915, Tsar went to war front, which was stupid... -…
What happened between 1906 and 1914?
- 1905 Revolution... - Russo-Japanese War (of which Russia lost)…
Who was Rasputin and how did he influe…
- Alexis, heir of Tsar has haemophilia, 1907 when he was thou…
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History Russia
Constituent Assembly
Usurpation
Cheka
The Whites
Elected body that has the specific function of drawing up a c…
Seizure of power without any lawful authority to do so
The Bolshevik political police force (established December 19…
The reds opponents in the civil war - many ex-monarchist army…
Constituent Assembly
Elected body that has the specific function of drawing up a c…
Usurpation
Seizure of power without any lawful authority to do so
History: Russia
Democracy
Tsar
Autocracy
Socialism
This means 'power to the people'. From the Greek's word 'demo…
Russian word for leader. They were often dictators, and the p…
To rule alone without any check on your power. Taken from Gre…
A society that removes the class system
Democracy
This means 'power to the people'. From the Greek's word 'demo…
Tsar
Russian word for leader. They were often dictators, and the p…
History Russia
Tundra
Taiga
Steppe
"Rus"
Icy
Forest and pine trees
No trees plains for farming
Name for the vikings
Tundra
Icy
Taiga
Forest and pine trees
History Russia
Explain how world war one affected Tsa…
Explain how opposition to the Tsar gre…
explain the effects of the February Re…
Explain how the PG lost support during…
-caused huge casualties and a series of defeats --> led to th…
-people became disillusioned with how tsar was running the co…
-resulted in the overthrow of the Tsar- caused chaos as whole…
-had little support from the beginning= represented minority…
Explain how world war one affected Tsa…
-caused huge casualties and a series of defeats --> led to th…
Explain how opposition to the Tsar gre…
-people became disillusioned with how tsar was running the co…
97 terms
History-Russia
Trotsky and Stalin
Never had time to map out successor
hero of civil war
his mind
What two men would compete for total control of Soviet Union?
why was Lenin's first stroke such an important event in histo…
why was Trotsky a household name?
what was Trotsky's greatest strength?
Trotsky and Stalin
What two men would compete for total control of Soviet Union?
Never had time to map out successor
why was Lenin's first stroke such an important event in histo…
27 terms
History Russia
Chernozem
Ural Mountains
Transcaucasia
Central Asia
Fertile soil found on the Northern European plain; means blac…
Mountains that separate northern european&western Siberian pl…
Region that consists of the republics of Armenia, Azerbaijian…
Region that consists of the republics of Kazastan, Kyrgyzstan…
Chernozem
Fertile soil found on the Northern European plain; means blac…
Ural Mountains
Mountains that separate northern european&western Siberian pl…
Russia History
Oleg
Princess Olga
Vladimir
Yaroslav the Wise
Moved Capital to Kiev so closer to the black sea; used fear a…
Spread Christianity; Had a big influence on Christianity; Kil…
Converted Kievan population to Christianity
Spread alphabet; created laws and government (a mixture of th…
Oleg
Moved Capital to Kiev so closer to the black sea; used fear a…
Princess Olga
Spread Christianity; Had a big influence on Christianity; Kil…
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Russia HISTORY
Russia's population
Russian Plain
Continentality
Climate
Mainly west of Urals... roughly 200 million ... decreasing at an in…
continuation of the northern european lowland
Island climate that is remote from the moderating influences…
long term average weather conditions
Russia's population
Mainly west of Urals... roughly 200 million ... decreasing at an in…
Russian Plain
continuation of the northern european lowland
20 terms
History russia
Alexander III
Proletariat
Bolsheviks
Lenin
Czar who turned russia into a police state
Group that would come to power in Russian Marxism
Radical Marxist group willing to sacrifice everything for cha…
Leader of the Bolsheviks
Alexander III
Czar who turned russia into a police state
Proletariat
Group that would come to power in Russian Marxism
5 terms
History- Russia
Nicholas I
Alexander II
Alexander III
Nicholas II
He was an autocrat and emperor. Known as "Gendarme of Europe"…
He made aggressive reforms to please the peasants. Known as "…
He returns Russia to repression and autocracy. He valued "aut…
He was the last Tsar of Russia. He upheld the autocracy of Ru…
Nicholas I
He was an autocrat and emperor. Known as "Gendarme of Europe"…
Alexander II
He made aggressive reforms to please the peasants. Known as "…
28 terms
History (Russia)
Alexander III
Pogroms
Nicholas II
Autocracy
Still supported autocracy... -strict censorship codes on publis…
organized violence against Jews
continued Russia's autocracy
a form of government where the Czar had all the power. (basic…
Alexander III
Still supported autocracy... -strict censorship codes on publis…
Pogroms
organized violence against Jews
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History of Russia
Modern Russians are descended from____…
Who were the east slavs?
Trading posts made by the east slaves…
Under __________________, Keivan Rus f…
East slaves.
They were energetic traders who founded trading posts.
Kiev
Vladimir
Modern Russians are descended from____…
East slaves.
Who were the east slavs?
They were energetic traders who founded trading posts.
russia history
tsarist
patrimonial state
autocracy 2
1905 bloody sunday 5
tsar nicholas romanov -1917
a single ruler treats the state as his personal property
throughout 20th century, power troika
200,000 people storm winter palace, 2,000 dead, people went i…
tsarist
tsar nicholas romanov -1917
patrimonial state
a single ruler treats the state as his personal property
9 terms
Russia- History
Early History
Early History- Rulers
1917- WWI
1925- Lenin Dies
- Viking Expansions + Slavs led to massive growth... - Czars: Ea…
Ivan the Terrible... - Cossacks were good horsemen. Used them as…
Spring- Czar Nicholas II deposed, replaced by coalition govt.…
Power Struggle:... - Stalin vs Trotsky... - Stalin wins, Trostky…
Early History
- Viking Expansions + Slavs led to massive growth... - Czars: Ea…
Early History- Rulers
Ivan the Terrible... - Cossacks were good horsemen. Used them as…
Russia History
Topography
Size
Factors affecting climate
Tempurature
Large number of plains and they affect the climate because th…
LARGE. Spreads over 2 continents. Covers 6,000 miles. 11 time…
Latitude- Russia located higher. Large coastline but frozen m…
30-40 below 0, with Siberia being colder. Little spring of fa…
Topography
Large number of plains and they affect the climate because th…
Size
LARGE. Spreads over 2 continents. Covers 6,000 miles. 11 time…
Russia History
Khanate
Cyrillic
Times of Troubles
7,000 miles east to west
government during Mongol rule
Russian alphabet
1584-1613; time when Russian noble families fought over who w…
How big is Russia?
Khanate
government during Mongol rule
Cyrillic
Russian alphabet
Russia History
Kievan Rus
Moscow
U.S.S.R
Vladimir Putin
This early civilization prospered from river trade between Sc…
This city started as the trading center of the Muscovy territ…
Union of Soviet Socialist Republics
Current president of Russia
Kievan Rus
This early civilization prospered from river trade between Sc…
Moscow
This city started as the trading center of the Muscovy territ…
Russia History
Agrarian
Gentry
Glasnost
Perestroika
Based on Agriculture for survival
Noble or Wealthy Landowning Russian Families
Policy of government openness and moving toward a democracy
Restructuring of USSR government & economy, gave its' power a…
Agrarian
Based on Agriculture for survival
Gentry
Noble or Wealthy Landowning Russian Families
106 terms
History Russia
Causes of the Russo-Japanese war
The Tsars belief that Japan was inferi…
Japanese attack on Port Arthur
Russia's defeats in the Russo-Japanese…
The Tsar aimed for an expanded Russain Empire, so pursued an…
Plehve, minister of the interior, aimed to distract attention…
8 February 1904
At both Liao-Yang and Sha Ho, the Russians were defeated and…
Causes of the Russo-Japanese war
The Tsar aimed for an expanded Russain Empire, so pursued an…
The Tsars belief that Japan was inferi…
Plehve, minister of the interior, aimed to distract attention…
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History(russia)
Berlin
Marshall plan
Stalin
Glasnost
Capital of Germany that was governed by allies after wwii, th…
US program of economic aid to Western European countries to h…
The totalitarian dictator do the USSR famous for purges and p…
Soviet policy of openness to the free flow of ideas introduce…
Berlin
Capital of Germany that was governed by allies after wwii, th…
Marshall plan
US program of economic aid to Western European countries to h…
108 terms
History russia
Rule under tsar 4
Russias army 4
3 key principles
Autocracy
Hierachy, nepotism and corruption, opposiotion not tolerated,…
Largest Europe, soldiers little rights, pay very bad, bad mor…
Autocracy nationality orthodoxy
Tsar appointed by God so lead however want no parliament no c…
Rule under tsar 4
Hierachy, nepotism and corruption, opposiotion not tolerated,…
Russias army 4
Largest Europe, soldiers little rights, pay very bad, bad mor…
21 terms
History russia
Czar Nicholas 11 & Romanov dynasty
Downfall of czar
Russo Japan war
Bloody sunday
Romanov dynasty ruled from 1613 to 1917... Last monarch to rule…
Russo japanse war 1904... Destruction of duma1905... Bloody Sunday…
Rivary between Japan and russia for dominance over Korea and…
Peaceful march workers farmers go to czar winter palace to de…
Czar Nicholas 11 & Romanov dynasty
Romanov dynasty ruled from 1613 to 1917... Last monarch to rule…
Downfall of czar
Russo japanse war 1904... Destruction of duma1905... Bloody Sunday…
World History WWI/Russia
Treaty of Versailles
Nicholas II
Gulags
Communist
The Treaty that ended World War I
The last Czar of Russia
The system of labor camps in Siberia
a person who opposes capitalism and private property
Treaty of Versailles
The Treaty that ended World War I
Nicholas II
The last Czar of Russia
Russia History
Khanate
Cyrillic
Times of Troubles
7,000 miles east to west
government during Mongol rule
Russian alphabet
1584-1613; time when Russian noble families fought over who w…
How big is Russia?
Khanate
government during Mongol rule
Cyrillic
Russian alphabet
History Russia
Tsar Nicholas 2nd
Opposition to the Tsar
Vast Russia
Prices rose by
Cruel, anti Jewish and knew little about his people
Social democrats, Liberals, Social revolutionaries
4000 miles
300%
Tsar Nicholas 2nd
Cruel, anti Jewish and knew little about his people
Opposition to the Tsar
Social democrats, Liberals, Social revolutionaries
48 terms
History Russia
1881-1994
1894-1917
1917 February to July
1917 July to October
Tsar Alexander III - absolute monarchy
Tsar Nicholas II - Absolute Monarchy
Prince Lvov - Provisional Government
Alexander Kerensky - Provisional Government
1881-1994
Tsar Alexander III - absolute monarchy
1894-1917
Tsar Nicholas II - Absolute Monarchy
17 terms
History Russia
Man who was assassinated by russian le…
Alexander was determined to...
Justification
By 1900, Russian steel
Alexander II
Strengthen autocracy, orthodoxy and nationality
Making everybody Russian
4th most in the world
Man who was assassinated by russian le…
Alexander II
Alexander was determined to...
Strengthen autocracy, orthodoxy and nationality
19 terms
history russia
perestroika
satellite country
communism
socialism
Gorbachev- reformation of communist party in soviet union
Nation tightly controlled by another nation
A political and economic system where factors of production a…
A system in which society, usually in the form of the governm…
perestroika
Gorbachev- reformation of communist party in soviet union
satellite country
Nation tightly controlled by another nation
History Russia
Batu Kahn
ivan the great
Peter the great
Cathren the great
Batu Kahn ... he conquered Russia... he astablished the monngoldie…
ivan the great ... ivan the great acomplished many things... he was…
peter the great... he ralated to ivan ... bothe ruled together... had…
cathren the great ... all tree were siblings... she was born with…
Batu Kahn
Batu Kahn ... he conquered Russia... he astablished the monngoldie…
ivan the great
ivan the great ... ivan the great acomplished many things... he was…
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history Russia
ural mountains
slavs
100
rich and poor
dividing point between europe and asia
predominate ethnic group in Eastern Europe
nationalities in Soviet Union
in 1700s a characteristic of Russian society has a gap betwee…
ural mountains
dividing point between europe and asia
slavs
predominate ethnic group in Eastern Europe
10 terms
History - Russia
Slavophile
Westerners
Autocrat
Nepotism
Believed that Russia had their own unique culture and should…
Believed that Russia could use political and economical count…
When a ruler has no limitations to their power
The corrupt practise where officials distributed positions of…
Slavophile
Believed that Russia had their own unique culture and should…
Westerners
Believed that Russia could use political and economical count…
history russia
proletariat
bolsheviks
lenin
rasputin
the workers
radical group which supported a small number of committed rev…
major leader of the Bolsheviks
a "holy man" who claimed to have magical healing powers
proletariat
the workers
bolsheviks
radical group which supported a small number of committed rev…
History- Russia
Phrase
Clause
Independent Clause
Dependent Clause
Does not contain both a subject and a verb/predicate
Contains both a subject and a verb/predicate
Can stand alone as a sentence
Cannot stand alone
Phrase
Does not contain both a subject and a verb/predicate
Clause
Contains both a subject and a verb/predicate
Russia History
Russia under
Communism
WWll
Russian Revolution
czars (kings). most people were serfs (peasants)
idea to eliminate social clases of society. government provid…
1941-1945. Winter gave Russians power to push Nazis back
1917. Vladamir Lenin- "land bread and peace"
Russia under
czars (kings). most people were serfs (peasants)
Communism
idea to eliminate social clases of society. government provid…
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