The world’s biggest country, in a magazine. Since 1956.
Sunday, May 13, 2001
1. Vladimir Putin is from where?
2. Who was Svetlana Savitskaya?
First woman to walk in space
First woman in space
Famous prima ballerina
3. Who or what is Perun?
Jewish holiday honoring Ester
Russian designer bottled water
One of the sons of Vladimir I
Top Slavic god
4. When was Nikita Khrushchev Premier of the Soviet Union?
None of the above
5. The 1686 treaty with Poland gave Russia possession of what?
6. The Old Testament Trinity was what?
Theology written by the Monk Nestor
Homily by John Chrysostom
Icon written by Andrei Rublev
Award winning movie by Andrei Tarkovsky
7. Which of these is a Republic of modern Russia?
8. What is Golden Khokhloma?
A folk craft
A sweet dessert wine from Georgia
Type of amber
Town on the Volga
9. Of the following, which is the wettest place?
10. How many dictators did the Soviet Union have?