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Organized violence against Jews

Pogroms

2

The world’s longest continuous rail line

Trans-Siberian Railway

3

Supported a small number of committed revolutionaries willing to sacrifice everything for radical change

Bolsheviks

4

Major leader of the Bolsheviks, Vladimir Ilyich Ulyanov, the face

Lenin

5

Russia’s first Parliament

Duma

6

Magic man of Russia, assassinated

Rasputin

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Temporary government

Provisional government

8

Steel, totalitarian leader of Russia, rising in power

Joseph Stalin

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Government that takes total, centralized state control over every aspect of public and private life

Totalitarianism

10

System in which the government made all economic decisions

Command economy

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Government owned farms

Collective farms

12

A class of wealthy peasants

Kulaks

13

A campaign of terror

Great Purge

14

An artistic style that praises Soviet life and Communist values

Socialist realism

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The Nationlist Party in China

Kuomintang

16

The first leader of China’s Nationalist Party

Sun Yixian

17

Founder of the Chinese Communist Party, led the Long March, “The Great Helmsman”

Mao Zedong

18

Stated as a protest made up of angry students in Beijing and then spread across China

May Fourth Movement

19

6,000 mile long journey the Communist Party took to flee China

Long March

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Peaceful leader of India, created civil disobedience, led the salt March

Mohandas K. Gandhi

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The deliberate and public refusal to obey an unjust law

Civil disobedience

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Brilliant commander that led Turkish Nationalist in overthrowing the last Ottoman sultan

Mustafa Kemal

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Took over the Kuomintang after Sun died

Jiang Jieshi

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Persian army officer, modernized his country, change his country to Iran, first ruler of Iran

Reza Shah Pahlavi