Russia And The Soviet Union: History

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  • 1. 
    What is a fall out shelter?
  • 2. 
    Was Ivan the Terrible really terrible?
  • 3. 
    What happened during the Cuban Missile Crisis?
  • 4. 
    Who was the leader of Russia that was seven foot tall and called the Great?
    • A. 

      Sam

    • B. 

      Robert

    • C. 

      Ivan

    • D. 

      Peter

  • 5. 
    What does the term Czar or Tsar mean?
    • A. 

      President

    • B. 

      Leader

    • C. 

      Caesar/Emperor

    • D. 

      Taliban

  • 6. 
    What was the name of the group that eventually settled Russia?
    • A. 

      Swedes

    • B. 

      Slavs

    • C. 

      Germans

    • D. 

      Indo-Aryan

  • 7. 
    What was the name of the city that was basically the beginning of Russia?
    • A. 

      Kiev

    • B. 

      Moscow

    • C. 

      St. Petersburg

    • D. 

      Berlin

  • 8. 
    When did Catherine the Great's rule end?
    • A. 

      1762

    • B. 

      1784

    • C. 

      1796

    • D. 

      1753

  • 9. 
    Who owned Alaska before the US?
    • A. 

      Hawaii

    • B. 

      Russia

    • C. 

      Great Britain

    • D. 

      France

  • 10. 
    What price did the US pay to purchase Alaska?
    • A. 

      8.4 Million

    • B. 

      7.2 Trillion

    • C. 

      730,000

    • D. 

      7.2 Million

  • 11. 
    What was the name of the Early Russian leaders?
    • A. 

      Mongols

    • B. 

      Tsar

    • C. 

      Huns

    • D. 

      Rus

  • 12. 
    What type of Christian denomination is frequently worshiped in Russia?
    • A. 

      Catholic

    • B. 

      Orthodox

    • C. 

      Baptist

    • D. 

      Methodist

  • 13. 
    What do the tops of the Orthodox Churches look like?
    • A. 

      Lollipops

    • B. 

      Umbrellas

    • C. 

      Dogs

    • D. 

      Toyota's

  • 14. 
    Who were the Mongols fighting during the time of Temujin?
    • A. 

      Batu

    • B. 

      Russians

    • C. 

      Chinese

    • D. 

      Tartars

  • 15. 
    Who was Temujin?
    • A. 

      Kublai Khan

    • B. 

      Peter the Great

    • C. 

      Ghengis Khan

    • D. 

      Ivan the Terrible

  • 16. 
    What was the name of Temujin's wife?
    • A. 

      Yesugei

    • B. 

      Borte

    • C. 

      Jamuka

    • D. 

      Ong Khan

  • 17. 
    What happened to Temujin's father?
    • A. 

      He was beheaded.

    • B. 

      He was a great ruler who took over all of Russia.

    • C. 

      He was tired and left his son.

    • D. 

      He was poisoned.

  • 18. 
    What did Temujin and his younger brother Khasar do to their half-brother Begter?
    • A. 

      Spit on him.

    • B. 

      They killed him.

    • C. 

      Ask him to be half leader.

    • D. 

      They drove him to Berlin.

  • 19. 
    Who helped Temujin get Borte back?
    • A. 

      Ong Khan

    • B. 

      Jamuka

    • C. 

      Begter

    • D. 

      Khasar

  • 20. 
    How did Ghengis Khan get the people to follow him?
    • A. 

      He repescted and trusted proven friends.

    • B. 

      He killed their leaders.

    • C. 

      He hired them as workers.

    • D. 

      He rode a horse across Mongolia.

  • 21. 
    When Temujin died who did he pass his kingdom down too?
    • A. 

      His two sons

    • B. 

      Borte

    • C. 

      His cousin

    • D. 

      His four sons

  • 22. 
    How many parts was the city of Berlin divided into?
    • A. 

      Four

    • B. 

      One

    • C. 

      Two

    • D. 

      Three

  • 23. 
    Who controlled East Berlin?
    • A. 

      Germany

    • B. 

      France

    • C. 

      Russia

    • D. 

      USA

  • 24. 
    Who controlled West Berlin?
    • A. 

      USA

    • B. 

      Russia

    • C. 

      Germany

    • D. 

      England

  • 25. 
    What type of government does the US have?
    • A. 

      Communist

    • B. 

      Facist

    • C. 

      Socialist

    • D. 

      Democracy

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