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19 terms
Russian History
Boris Godunuv
Lena River
Volga River
Romanov Dynasty
Mussorgsky
Longest river in Russia. Flows through Russia. Length 2,779 m…
Longest river in Russia. Length 2,779 miles. Empties into the…
Dynasty that favored the nobles, reduced military obligations…
Boris Godunuv
Mussorgsky
Lena River
Longest river in Russia. Flows through Russia. Length 2,779 m…
51 terms
Russian History
Rurik the Rus
Oleg
Vladimir the Great
Yaroslav the Wise
Legendary Scandinavian, regarded as founder of the first king…
Viking leader from Novgorod who moved to Kiev due to better l…
Consolidated Kievan Rus and forced the population to convert…
Russian leader who organized Russian law into the Pravda Russ…
Rurik the Rus
Legendary Scandinavian, regarded as founder of the first king…
Oleg
Viking leader from Novgorod who moved to Kiev due to better l…
57 terms
Russian History
Autocrat
Serf
Noble
Clergy
ruler with unlimited power
individual who worked the land but had few rights
individual who was wealthy and owned land
religious individuals who aligned themselves closely with the…
Autocrat
ruler with unlimited power
Serf
individual who worked the land but had few rights
154 terms
Russian Revolution IB History +
Autocracy
Liberalism
Serfdom
Zemstva
of or relating to a ruler who has absolute power • taking no…
- openness to change and willingness to discard traditional v…
The state of being a serf. Serfs were agrarian workers, bound…
- elected local councils with limited jurisdiction on educati…
Autocracy
of or relating to a ruler who has absolute power • taking no…
Liberalism
- openness to change and willingness to discard traditional v…
18 terms
Russian History
czars
Nicholas II
romanov
revolutionaries
Russian emperors with absolute power
in 1917 Russia was ruled by czar__________
Nicholas II royal family name was ________
the __________ were a bunch of different kinds of socialists
czars
Russian emperors with absolute power
Nicholas II
in 1917 Russia was ruled by czar__________
9 terms
Russian History
- German Political Philosopher... - publi…
- (1868-1918)... - King of Russia, claime…
- (1881- 1970)... - Leader of a political…
- (1870- 1924)... - Leader of a political…
Karl Marx
Czar Nicholas 2
Alexander Kerensky
Vladimir Lenin
- German Political Philosopher... - publi…
Karl Marx
- (1868-1918)... - King of Russia, claime…
Czar Nicholas 2
32 terms
Russian History
Karl Marx
Vladimir Ilyich Ulanov / Lenin
Nicholas II Romanov
Czarina Alexandra
Wrote the Communist Manifesto
Leader of the Bolshevik Party
Last Russian Czar
German princess, married to Nicholas II, really liked Rasputin
Karl Marx
Wrote the Communist Manifesto
Vladimir Ilyich Ulanov / Lenin
Leader of the Bolshevik Party
16 terms
Russian history
Scythians, nomadic tribes (7th century…
Slavic tribes (6th century A.D.)
Viking Rurik (9th century A.D., 1st Ru…
Cyrillic alphabet (9th century A.D., m…
скифы, кочевые племена
славянские племена
варяг Рюрик
Кириллица
Scythians, nomadic tribes (7th century…
скифы, кочевые племена
Slavic tribes (6th century A.D.)
славянские племена
10 terms
Russian History
Temuchin
Golden Horde
Batu Kahn
Prince Aleksander Nevskii
Founder of the Mongol Empire... -later known as Genghis Kahn
Batu Kahns domains... -ruled from Sarai on the lower reaches of…
Grandson of Genghis Kahn ... -conquere Russian principalities
One of Russia's earliest national heroes... -Prince of Novgorod,…
Temuchin
Founder of the Mongol Empire... -later known as Genghis Kahn
Golden Horde
Batu Kahns domains... -ruled from Sarai on the lower reaches of…
15 terms
Russian History
1200
1462
Distance decay
1721
-Mongols invade... -Int. trade... -regional government ... -"great pri…
Ivan the Great ... -forces mongols out ... -"Czar" = emperor... -centr…
-no population boom... -no knowledge spread... -never went through…
Peter the Great... -loved arts and sciences ... (Russia was behind)…
1200
-Mongols invade... -Int. trade... -regional government ... -"great pri…
1462
Ivan the Great ... -forces mongols out ... -"Czar" = emperor... -centr…
22 terms
Russian History
Alexander I
Nicholas I
Alexander III
zemstvos
1801-1825; considered himself the savior of Europe by defeati…
1825-1854; very autocratic like his predecessor; known for lo…
1854-1881; introduced mild reforms; freed serfs; created zems…
Elected councils in towns; unequal distribution of power base…
Alexander I
1801-1825; considered himself the savior of Europe by defeati…
Nicholas I
1825-1854; very autocratic like his predecessor; known for lo…
19 terms
Russian History
empire
Karl Marx
satellite nations
glastnost
a group of nations or peoples (usually large geographic regio…
the German philosopher who wrote THE COMMUNIST MANIFESTO, and…
the name given to the Eastern European nations that are domin…
The name of the policy implemented by Mikhail Gorbachev that…
empire
a group of nations or peoples (usually large geographic regio…
Karl Marx
the German philosopher who wrote THE COMMUNIST MANIFESTO, and…
141 terms
Russian History
D was the only tsar to come to throne…
enemies thought D was a magic monk wor…
D claiming to be tsar sparked the __
D had __ support and Russian people ge…
military, popular
Satan, destroy
first Russian Civil War
religious, high
D was the only tsar to come to throne…
military, popular
enemies thought D was a magic monk wor…
Satan, destroy
123 terms
RUSSIAN HISTORY
Which crusade caused a destruction of…
The group of lesser nobles not of the…
The area of frozen waste in the northe…
The area of endless miles of open roll…
The Fourth Crusade
Boyars
Tundra
Steppe
Which crusade caused a destruction of…
The Fourth Crusade
The group of lesser nobles not of the…
Boyars
95 terms
Russian History
Sovnarkom
State Capitalism
Mensheviks
Cheka
The government formed by Lenin for the revolutionary regime
The state control of capitalist-owned buisnesses
A political group that split from the Russian socialist party…
A political police force tasked with defending the revolution
Sovnarkom
The government formed by Lenin for the revolutionary regime
State Capitalism
The state control of capitalist-owned buisnesses
96 terms
Russian History
Ivan IV (the Terrible, or Grozny), 153…
Peter I (the Great), 1672-1725
Catherine II (the Great), 1728-1796
Golden Horde
Autocratic authority stemmed from tradition... Came to power in…
Derived autocratic power from Enlightened ideas about "order…
German not Russian, not an heir... Peter III gets killed = empre…
Mongols in charge of Rus, 1480 liberated self from Mongols, p…
Ivan IV (the Terrible, or Grozny), 153…
Autocratic authority stemmed from tradition... Came to power in…
Peter I (the Great), 1672-1725
Derived autocratic power from Enlightened ideas about "order…
30 terms
Russian history
988
1037
1240
1200
Vladimir I converts Kievan Rus to Christianity
Yaroslav the Wise founded two metropolitan churches and two m…
Alexander Nevski victory over swedes
Kiev Rus no longer exists in sovereign state
988
Vladimir I converts Kievan Rus to Christianity
1037
Yaroslav the Wise founded two metropolitan churches and two m…
28 terms
World History Russian Revolution
Czar
dictatorship
Bloody Sunday
censorship
a male ruler of Russia before 1917
government by a ruler who has complete power
Incident in 1905 where Russian workers petitioned for rights…
to examine books, films, letters etc to remove anything that…
Czar
a male ruler of Russia before 1917
dictatorship
government by a ruler who has complete power
21 terms
Russian history
Tsar Alexei Mikhailovich
Natalia Naryshkina
Battle of Poltava
Table of Ranks
2nd tsar in the Romanov dynasty. Went to war w/ Sweden over P…
2nd wife of Alexei. Mom of Peter the Great
the decisive victory of Peter I the Great of Russia over Char…
created by Peter, it creates opportunities for nonnobles to s…
Tsar Alexei Mikhailovich
2nd tsar in the Romanov dynasty. Went to war w/ Sweden over P…
Natalia Naryshkina
2nd wife of Alexei. Mom of Peter the Great
57 terms
Russian History
Autocrat
Serf
Noble
Clergy
ruler with unlimited power
individual who worked the land but had few rights
individual who was wealthy and owned land
religious individuals who aligned themselves closely with the…
Autocrat
ruler with unlimited power
Serf
individual who worked the land but had few rights
60 terms
Russian History
Dissident
Truman Doctrine saved what?
3 part invasion name
Large Soviet farms
Spoke out against USSR
Greece and Turkey
Operation Barbosa
Collective farms
Dissident
Spoke out against USSR
Truman Doctrine saved what?
Greece and Turkey
39 terms
Russian history and geography (ENG)
Pre-1240
1240
1480
1547
Rus and Slavs come together to make the Russians
Mongols Invade
End of Mongol Rule... - Ivan the Great... - defeats Mongols... - Un…
First Czar... - Ivan the Terrible... -Kills, tortures, or kills a…
Pre-1240
Rus and Slavs come together to make the Russians
1240
Mongols Invade
39 terms
02 Russian Civilization: Highlights of Russian History
Рюрик ... Hrørek ... ᚺᚱᚬᚱᛖᚲ
варя́ги
Олег Вещий... Оль́гъ, Ѡль́гъ
Ки́евская Русь... Рѹсь... Рѹ́сьскаѧ землѧ
Varangian who founded Dynasty near Novgorod that ruled Kievan…
Name given by Greeks and East Slavs to the Vikings they encou…
"Prophetic" Varangian who moved capital of Rus' to Kiev
(Kievan) Rus'
Рюрик ... Hrørek ... ᚺᚱᚬᚱᛖᚲ
Varangian who founded Dynasty near Novgorod that ruled Kievan…
варя́ги
Name given by Greeks and East Slavs to the Vikings they encou…
57 terms
Russian History
Autocrat
Serf
Noble
Clergy
ruler with unlimited power
individual who worked the land but had few rights
individual who was wealthy and owned land
religious individuals who aligned themselves closely with the…
Autocrat
ruler with unlimited power
Serf
individual who worked the land but had few rights
12 terms
Russian History
Josef Stalin
1964
Council
1922
Who expelled Leon Trotsky from his country in 1929?
Nikita Khruschev was ousted as Soviet leader in what year?
The word "soviet" roughly translates to what?
In what year did the Soviet Union form?
Josef Stalin
Who expelled Leon Trotsky from his country in 1929?
1964
Nikita Khruschev was ousted as Soviet leader in what year?
21 terms
Russian History
Who was the last czar of Russia?
What is the first cause of the Russian…
Who was the last czar of Russia?
What happened in 1905
Nicholas the second
Monarchism which is one great leader of great power
Nicholas the second
The first revolution
Who was the last czar of Russia?
Nicholas the second
What is the first cause of the Russian…
Monarchism which is one great leader of great power
19 terms
russian history
Why were the Soviets so against the Ru…
War Communism was an economic policy w…
Which statement BEST describes how Cat…
Tsar Nicholas II called for Russians t…
they were afraid the citizens would be more committed to thei…
food supplies crashed as there was little incentive to produc…
she stepped into the throne after her husband, Tsar Peter III…
humiliating loss for russia, exposing russia's military weakn…
Why were the Soviets so against the Ru…
they were afraid the citizens would be more committed to thei…
War Communism was an economic policy w…
food supplies crashed as there was little incentive to produc…
45 terms
Russian History - Key Dates
1861
1891
1900
1902-03
Emancipation of the serfs
Famine (turned people cannibals)
World trade recession
Bad harvests
1861
Emancipation of the serfs
1891
Famine (turned people cannibals)
42 terms
Russian History
862 A.D.
873 - 913 A.D.
987 A.D.
1054 A. D.
the Viking Rurik founds "Russia" in modern-day western Russia…
Rurik's follower, Oleg, creates the principality called Kiev,…
Rus leader Vladimir accepts Christianity, thus the Kievan sta…
The Great Schism
862 A.D.
the Viking Rurik founds "Russia" in modern-day western Russia…
873 - 913 A.D.
Rurik's follower, Oleg, creates the principality called Kiev,…
Russian History
1855
1856
1861
1864
Accession of Alexander 2- the 'Tsar liberator'
Defeat in the Crimean War
Emancipation of the serfs
Zemstva Law and legal reforms
1855
Accession of Alexander 2- the 'Tsar liberator'
1856
Defeat in the Crimean War
29 terms
Russian history
Czar
who were some famous Russian czars
how long did Ivan the terrible rule
why was Ivan called terrible
A title given to the rulers of Russia, it comes from the name…
Ivan the terrible, peter the great, Catherine the great, Nich…
Ivan the terrible ruled until 1584
his temper, and he murdered his own son
Czar
A title given to the rulers of Russia, it comes from the name…
who were some famous Russian czars
Ivan the terrible, peter the great, Catherine the great, Nich…
71 terms
Russian History
What was the nature of Tsarist Rule?
What classes was Russia made up of?
What the Tsarist secret police called ?
Why was Russia difficult to govern?
Autocracy-Nicholas II had divine right to rule
1% aristocracy... 4% middle class... 15% industrial workers (rapidl…
Okhrana
Class Divisions-Starvation and disease... long hours, low wages…
What was the nature of Tsarist Rule?
Autocracy-Nicholas II had divine right to rule
What classes was Russia made up of?
1% aristocracy... 4% middle class... 15% industrial workers (rapidl…
76 terms
Russian History 01
In what year did the Bolshevik (Russia…
During what war did the Bolshevik (Rus…
Who is traditionally considered the fo…
According to tradition, in what year w…
1917
World War I
Rurik the Varangian
862
In what year did the Bolshevik (Russia…
1917
During what war did the Bolshevik (Rus…
World War I
21 terms
Russian History
Tsar
Okhrana
Duma
Nicholas become king
King
Secret police
Parliament
1894
Tsar
King
Okhrana
Secret police
13 terms
Russian history ch 14
AD 800's Early Slavs
AD 988 Kievan Rus
1200's Mongols from Central Asia
1480's Prince Ivan of Muscovy
built Kievan civilization,river trade with Byzantine empire
converts to Christianity, missionaries bring written language…
conquer Kievan Rus, Slavs move to Moscow
Ivan III (the "Great") rejects Mongol rule, declares independ…
AD 800's Early Slavs
built Kievan civilization,river trade with Byzantine empire
AD 988 Kievan Rus
converts to Christianity, missionaries bring written language…
16 terms
Russian history
882
1547-1584
1682-1721
1894-1917
Kievan Rus
Ivan the 'Terrible' tsar
Peter the great
Czar Nicholas 2 (last Tsar)
882
Kievan Rus
1547-1584
Ivan the 'Terrible' tsar
10 terms
Russian History
Tsar Alexander II
Tsar Alexander III
Tsar Nicholas II
Revolution and Tsar abdication
1855-1881
1881-1894
1894-1917
February 1917
Tsar Alexander II
1855-1881
Tsar Alexander III
1881-1894
12 terms
Russian History
1672
1676
1682
1687/88
Birth of Peter
Death of Alexei
Revolt of the streltsy. Peter and Ivan made co-tsars under re…
Sophia and Golitsyn's campaigns against Crimea
1672
Birth of Peter
1676
Death of Alexei
29 terms
Russian History
table of ranks
soul tax
Holy Synod
Bulavin
Peter I
Peter I
Peter I, church ministry overseen by a secular representative
Peter I, "false tsar" rumors, revolt (1707-08), cossacks
table of ranks
Peter I
soul tax
Peter I
35 terms
Russian History
Decembrist Revolution
Nicolas I
Russification
Autocracy
After Alexander I died people would not swear allegiance to C…
Suppressed the Decembrist Revolution. He believed in military…
No more nationalism for individual groups. People were forced…
Government lead by one leader with unlimited power
Decembrist Revolution
After Alexander I died people would not swear allegiance to C…
Nicolas I
Suppressed the Decembrist Revolution. He believed in military…
25 terms
Russian history
Malenkov
Beria
Secret Speeches
The Thaw
was the Chairman of the Council of Ministers of the Soviet Un…
Lavrentiy Beria (First Deputy Premier- March 1953 to June 195…
which occurred on February 25, 1956, was the denunciation of…
is an unofficial name of the period in the history of the USS…
Malenkov
was the Chairman of the Council of Ministers of the Soviet Un…
Beria
Lavrentiy Beria (First Deputy Premier- March 1953 to June 195…
40 terms
Russian History
Pax Mongolica
Battle of Kulikovo
Boyar
Pomest'e
Name of Genghis Khan's conquest and empire. Connected east an…
Russians beat Mongols for the first time. This pushed the mon…
Noble figure who advised the Tsar. Appointed by the Tsar. Nor…
Conditional land grant given to nobleman in return of service…
Pax Mongolica
Name of Genghis Khan's conquest and empire. Connected east an…
Battle of Kulikovo
Russians beat Mongols for the first time. This pushed the mon…
49 terms
Russian History
Bloody Sunday
22 January 1905
27 June 1905
why the social democrats split
1905 peaceful strike where guards fired on innocent civilians…
Bloody Sunday- Father Gapon and peaceful petitioners are fire…
Mutiny on Battleship Potemkin: crew who complained of rotten…
Bolsheviks (wanted instant revolution) Mensheviks (wanted gra…
Bloody Sunday
1905 peaceful strike where guards fired on innocent civilians…
22 January 1905
Bloody Sunday- Father Gapon and peaceful petitioners are fire…
40 terms
Russian History
Bukharin
de-kulakization
Cuban Missile Crisis
Stakhanovites
Stalin's right hand man; last to be executed
campaign of political repression and executions for better of…
closest time to hot war during the cold war
hard working person in the Soviet Union
Bukharin
Stalin's right hand man; last to be executed
de-kulakization
campaign of political repression and executions for better of…
43 terms
Russian History
Land Question
Democratic Peace
Vanguard Party
Constituent Assembly
The question of what to do with peasant farmland. Lenin reali…
The idea that peace comes easier when it's between two democr…
The Bolshevik idea of a dictatorial party that would take con…
The elected assembly that was supposed to take power after be…
Land Question
The question of what to do with peasant farmland. Lenin reali…
Democratic Peace
The idea that peace comes easier when it's between two democr…
28 terms
Russian History
Positive/Negative Effects of Coal
Positive/Negative Effects of *Nuclear…
Peter the Great
Catherine the Great
Pros:... -Large reserves of coal are readily available in part…
Pros:... -One power plant produces a lot of energy... -Under norm…
-The first great Romanov Tsar of Russia (1682-1725)... -Absolute…
1762-Took power by removing her weak husband from the throne(…
Positive/Negative Effects of Coal
Pros:... -Large reserves of coal are readily available in part…
Positive/Negative Effects of *Nuclear…
Pros:... -One power plant produces a lot of energy... -Under norm…
39 terms
Russian History
Novyi Gorord
Staryi Gorod
Pervyi Gorod
Drevnii Gorod
...
...
...
...
Novyi Gorord
...
Staryi Gorod
...
83 terms
Russian History
Union of Soviet Socialist Republics
15
1991
11
What does USSR stand for?
How many nations were in the USSR?
When did the USSR break up?
How many time zones wide was the USSR?
Union of Soviet Socialist Republics
What does USSR stand for?
15
How many nations were in the USSR?
110 terms
Russian History
Another name for Mongols.
Muscovite society developed under tumu…
Russian society turned to _______ and…
_______ III, the Great (1462-1505), ea…
Tatars
Tatars/Lithuanians
autocracy/serfdom
Ivan
Another name for Mongols.
Tatars
Muscovite society developed under tumu…
Tatars/Lithuanians
11 terms
Russian History
1600
1847
1905
1905
Romanovs became the ruling Tsars of Russia
Karl Marx writes The Communis Manifesto and creates ideas of…
1st Russian Revolution
Duma created new class: working poor... first failed attempt to…
1600
Romanovs became the ruling Tsars of Russia
1847
Karl Marx writes The Communis Manifesto and creates ideas of…
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