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is an economic and political system in which the government owns al businesses and controls the economy

communism

2

the Bolshevik leader

Vladimir Lenin

3

a political philosophy based on nationalism and strong government

fascism

4

Great Britan and France knew as the

the Allies

5

Germany Italy and Japan joined forces to become the

Axis Powers

6

Led by president

Franklin Roosevelt

7

the Nazis' effort to wipe out the Jewish people

Holocaust

8

the deliberate destruction of a people

genocide

9

A period of tense rivalry between the superpowers but no direct fighting

Cold war

10

formed a Communist geveer

Mao Zedong

11

f

mohandas Gandhi

12

f

ideologies

13

f

korean war

14

f

vietnam war

15

f

Ronald Reagan

16

f

Mikhail Gorbachev

17

f

terrorism

18

Members of the same alliance promised to (blank) each other if any were attacked

defend