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2. Who took over control of the NKVD after Yezhov in 1938?

  • Stalin
  • Ryutin
  • Beria
  • Yagoda

3. Who took over as head of the NKVD after vagoda?

  • Stalin
  • Yagoda
  • Yezhov
  • Beria

4. What were the social impacts of the Terror?

  • Friends and family of the victims were likely to become victims themselves and social bonds of friendship breakdown due to fear
  • Frienship broke down because propaganda said people were better when they were independent
  • Families of the victims gained compensation
  • More people attended social events to console those who had lost a family member to the purges.

5. What were the results of the Purges?

  • Decimation of the armed forces and people as well as mass famine
  • Social control but a lack of political control
  • Lacklustre economy, decimation of the armed forces and social and political control of society
  • Booming economy, decimation of the people, political control


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