Transcaucasia Quiz

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A Quiz about the former leaders of the USSR


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    All of the above are Cold War strategys and battle grounds except:
    • A. 

      Cuban missle crisis

    • B. 

      Direct fighting would have led to nuclear war

    • C. 

      Countries avoiding boycotting olympics

    • D. 

      Arms Race

    • E. 

      Vietnam War

  • 2. 
    Vladimir I. Lenin the "Father of the USSR" led the
    • A. 

      Bolshevik Revolution

  • 3. 
    Vladimir I. Lenin:
    • A. 

      Studied Marx's Communist Mannifestia

    • B. 

      Abolished private ownership and land civil liberties

    • C. 

      Forbade opposition political parties

    • D. 

      Began the process of placing Old woman and men whom were of no use in concentration camps.

    • E. 

      Was a model for the 21st century dictator

  • 4. 
    Joseph Stalin was known as:
    • A. 

      Man of bars

    • B. 

      Man of steel

    • C. 

      Man of metal

    • D. 

      Man of Gold

  • 5. 
    Nikita Khrushchev served in what years?
    • A. 

      1958-1964

    • B. 

      1964-1987

    • C. 

      1952-1987

    • D. 

      1989-2004

  • 6. 
    Nikita khrushchev did all of the following except:
    • A. 

      Denounced Stalin (statues and pictures dissapeared

    • B. 

      Attempted aggricultural stabilization

    • C. 

      Made no attempts to imporove relations with the west

    • D. 

      Encouraged the Arts

    • E. 

      Was removed from Office

  • 7. 
    Leonid Bezhnev did all of the following except:
    • A. 

      Was the 2nd longest leader

    • B. 

      Was consevative and re-established tight control of the USSR

    • C. 

      Spent too much money on the Military

    • D. 

      Helped the Uprising of people in the Satellite nations

    • E. 

      Expanded education programs

  • 8. 
    Yuri Andropov
    • A. 

      A former leader of the KGB

    • B. 

      Tried to cause corruption in the USSR to end communism

    • C. 

      Chose an older man for the next leader

    • D. 

      Signed SALT

    • E. 

      Pushed for industrialization

  • 9. 
    TRUE OR FALSE: Konstantin Chernenko was the oldest man to lead the Soviet Union
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      Falso