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1

What is/was the capital of Ukraine?

Kiev

2

What prominent town during the Mongolian rule became the capital of Russia?

Moscow

3

What land was acquired during the Romanov dynasty's territorial expansion?

Siberia

4

What port city on the Baltic Sea built by Peter the Great was to serve as the new capital of Russia?

St. Petersburg

5

What was St. Petersburg called?

the "window to the west"

6

What part of the Soviet empire suffered a great famine from 1932 to 1953 when Stalin confiscated and destroyed the people's crops?

Ukraine