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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,…
17 terms
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
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…
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
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
14 terms
Russia History
Raison d'etat
Edict of Potsdam
Battle of Poltava
Streltsy Uprising of 1698
a purely political reason for action on the part of a ruler o…
1685 - in this edict, the German state of Brandenburg encoura…
Peters wins and gains access to the Baltic Sea. "Window to th…
Raison d'etat
a purely political reason for action on the part of a ruler o…
Edict of Potsdam
1685 - in this edict, the German state of Brandenburg encoura…
25 terms
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
9 terms
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…
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
15 terms
History of Russia
tsar
Kremlin
serf
Bolsheviks
title of Roman emperors
a grand complex of palaces, state offices, and churches in Mo…
a peasant who is legally bound to live and work on land owned…
a Russian political group that called for worker control.
tsar
title of Roman emperors
Kremlin
a grand complex of palaces, state offices, and churches in Mo…
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
15 terms
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
46 terms
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
54 terms
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
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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…
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
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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
21 terms
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
28 terms
History: Russia
Tsar Nicholas III to the throne
Failed first revolution
Beginning of the Duma
Outbreak of WW1
1894
1905
1906
1914
Tsar Nicholas III to the throne
1894
Failed first revolution
1905
34 terms
History- Russia
Russia at war 1914-15
The Tsar takes charge of the army Augu…
Influence of Rasputin 1916
February Revolution 1917
-Russia went to war against Germany in 1914.... -The Russian arm…
-August 1915- the Tsar took personal command of the Russian a…
-Rasputin's wild lifestyle added to the unpopularity of the T…
-February 1917- International Women's Day saw women joined by…
Russia at war 1914-15
-Russia went to war against Germany in 1914.... -The Russian arm…
The Tsar takes charge of the army Augu…
-August 1915- the Tsar took personal command of the Russian a…
17 terms
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
74 terms
Russia - History
Define autocratic
What is the Holy Synod
What was the Over-Procurator of the Ho…
What were the Tsar's main advisory bod…
Autocracy means having no limits on a ruler's power; such a r…
A group of bishops, which formed the ruling body of the ortho…
Appointed by the Tsar from the laity, this was the highest ch…
The Imperial Council/Chancellery, the Council of Ministers an…
Define autocratic
Autocracy means having no limits on a ruler's power; such a r…
What is the Holy Synod
A group of bishops, which formed the ruling body of the ortho…
37 terms
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.
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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…
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…
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
61 terms
History Russia
What were some causes of the reforms?
Emancipation (date)
Pros of Emancipation? (Alexander II)
Cons of Emancipation? (Alexander II)
Large population spread out, lack of communication, lack of t…
1861
Less uprisings and peasant dispute, serfs could own most of t…
Serfs still had to stay serfs for anther two years, nobles lo…
What were some causes of the reforms?
Large population spread out, lack of communication, lack of t…
Emancipation (date)
1861
16 terms
History - Russia
What is Russification?
What were Sorkozy Collective farms?
What did the Gosplan introduce?
What were the details of the third fiv…
By 1938 Stalin wanted to create a dominant Russian culture
These were large state farms, land belonged to the state
The Gosplan introduced the 3 five year plans for industry and…
This plan started with luxury goods but changed very quickly…
What is Russification?
By 1938 Stalin wanted to create a dominant Russian culture
What were Sorkozy Collective farms?
These were large state farms, land belonged to the state
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…
10 terms
History Russia
The Russian empire
Russian Revolution
Problems with the war
Revolution
1917
1905
1915
1917
The Russian empire
1917
Russian Revolution
1905
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
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
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…
13 terms
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
87 terms
history - Russia
The 1905 revolution
Defeat in 1914 - 16
Why did people hold the Tsar responsib…
By when was all of Russia in German co…
causes:... - Russia had gone to war with Japan and lost (1000s o…
Lost two entire large armies at Tannenberg and the First Batt…
September 1915 the Tsar took personal control of the army and…
1915
The 1905 revolution
causes:... - Russia had gone to war with Japan and lost (1000s o…
Defeat in 1914 - 16
Lost two entire large armies at Tannenberg and the First Batt…
18 terms
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
116 terms
History Russia
Russia Original Area (m km2)
1897 Population (m), of which speak Ru…
% Factory Workers in Moscow 1897
1916 USA rail freight, size *? = Russia
22
125 55 94 12 1
50
5 0.5
Russia Original Area (m km2)
22
1897 Population (m), of which speak Ru…
125 55 94 12 1
38 terms
Russia History
Lenin
Stalin
Khrushchev
Gorbachev
Led the Bolshevik party to successful revolution in 1917
Soviet Union leader who had great purges; helped them win WWII
Berlin wall, Cuban missile crisis, & "Space race", De-stalini…
Perestroika & Glasnost
Lenin
Led the Bolshevik party to successful revolution in 1917
Stalin
Soviet Union leader who had great purges; helped them win WWII
83 terms
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
29 terms
History Russia
Industry Alex II
Agriculture Alex II
Opposition Alex II
Social Alex II
In 1860s had 2,000 km of railway track by 1880s 24,000 km
Emancipation 51 million serfs 1861
Resentment of kulaks led to violent outbreaks - 647 incidents…
23,000 primary schools by 1880
Industry Alex II
In 1860s had 2,000 km of railway track by 1880s 24,000 km
Agriculture Alex II
Emancipation 51 million serfs 1861
18 terms
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…
37 terms
History Russia
Tsar
Autocrat
Kulak
Neptosim
An emperoro if russia before 1917
A ruler who had absolute power
A peasant wealthy enough to have land
A practice among those with power
Tsar
An emperoro if russia before 1917
Autocrat
A ruler who had absolute power
27 terms
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
41 terms
Russia History
Urals
Moscow/Muscovy
Novgorod
Kiev
Mountains that mark the western extreme of Russia
14-16th Century Capital of Russia;
East Slavic State 12-15th Century
9th Century East Slavic State; more central than Novgorod
Urals
Mountains that mark the western extreme of Russia
Moscow/Muscovy
14-16th Century Capital of Russia;
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…
63 terms
History russia
1881
1881
1881-1887
1880s
Alexander II assassinated
Emergency degrees ... Okhrana reintroduced
University statutes fees x4
Tighter censorship
1881
Alexander II assassinated
1881
Emergency degrees ... Okhrana reintroduced
33 terms
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…
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…
59 terms
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
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