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Russia - Conquests of Peter the Great and Catherine the Great - Map Quiz


Russia - Conquests of Peter the Great and Catherine the Great - Map Quiz


1. Who ruled Russia from 1762 until 1796, and was known as an enlightened despot?

Catherine the Great
Ivan the Terrible
Peter III
Peter the Great
2. What city did Peter the Great build as his "Window on the West"?

Archangel
Astrakhan
Ekaterinburg
St. Petersburg
3. According to the map, what ethnic group lived in southern Russia along the Volga River?

Armenians
Cossacks
Georgians
Kirghiz
4. What mountain range separates European Russia from Siberia?

Alps
Apennines
Balkans
Urals
5. What Russian city, located in the Ural Mountains, was founded in 1723?

Ekaterinburg
Kazan
Samara
Tobolsk
6. What body of water is at the mouth of the Volga River?

Aral Sea
Baltic Sea
Black Sea
Caspian Sea
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