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Gulags
What was the name given to the labour camps in which prisoners suffered and worked as slaves?
Show trials
What was the name given to the trials in which people were forced to confess crimes they did not commit
The Great Terror
What was the name given to the huge wave of arrests and executions in the 1930s?
35,000
How many army officers were either shot or imprisoned?
Cult of personality
What is the term given to the attempt to portray Stalin in a favourable light?
Writers, film-makers, artists & musicians
Which groups of people had to celebrate Stalin and highlight his achievements?
Kulaks
Who were the well-off peasants?
Collectivisation
What was the name given whereby 25 million farms were formed to make 240,000 state-owned farms?
Kolkhoz
What was the name given to a collective farm?
6 million
How many people died of famine in the 1930s?