Flashcards in Russia Deck (16):
The 3 largest ethnic groups
Russia got the ideas of religion and architecture from
The five ports of Russia
Odessa (Black Sea)
St. Petersburg (Baltic)
First three states to fall apart after Soviet Union fell;
Facts about the Baltic states;
1. First to break away from Soviet Union
2. Did not join CIS
3. Now a part of the EU
What 2 things did the Ruskies get from Byzantine empire?
Religion and Architecture
2 major czars;
Peter the Great
Catherine (one that liked to build)
33 original signers of the treaty;
In a command economy...
You’re told what to do and how much work to do.
(market is rest of Soviet Union)
Russia has (largest)...
Largest (and 2nd largest) coalfield
What state borders Romania?
The original relationship between the Tartars and Ruskies...
Tartars tried to take their money by taxing.
Islam (East of the Ural Mountains
What kind of government were they supposed to be?
What states are not transitioning into EU?
(Because too many ties to Russia)