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1

After Stalin died, Soviet leader Khrushchev indicated that Soviet control..?

would relax.

2

As Hungary started to move away from Soviet influence, the USSR..?

tightened its control on Hungary.

3

Why did the USSR tighten its control on Hungary?

In fear that Hungary might leave the Warsaw Pact, and other countries would follow.

4

Hungary suffered a lot under..?

Stalin's control.

5

One impact of Soviet rule was that industrial products and food were..?

shipped off to Russia.

6

One impact of Soviet rule any opposition in Hungary was..?

ruthlessly wiped out.

7

One impact of Soviet rule was that communist rule became..?

very unpopular.

8

One impact of Soviet rule is that _______ ______ was put in charge.

Matyas Rakosi

9

Matyas Rakosi was a..?

brutal ruler.

10

Hungarians started to demonstrate..?

against communist control.

11

Khrushchev appointed a more ______ ______ for Hungary.

liberal leader (Imre Nagy)

12

Who replaced Matyas Rakosi?

Imre Nagy

13

The USA ________ Hungary's uprising.

supported

14

The USA couldn't send troops into Hungary because..?

this would have meant war.

15

By 1956 the USA and USSR both had Hydrogen bombs, so the USA did not..?

want to risk nuclear war.

16

Hungary was on its own against the USSR so Hungary..?

had to give in.

17

As a result of the Hungarian uprising..?

Soviet control retightened across eastern Europe.