QUIZ: How Much Do You Know About The Soviet Union?

During World War II, what was the Soviet Union’s army called?

Soviet soldiers stand next to a tank in World War II.
Retry Correct Incorrect After the 1917 October Revolution, Lenin established the Workers’ and Peasants’ Red Army. Shortened to the Red Army, this army and air force later joined with the navy to fight in World War II.
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During World War II, what was the Soviet Union’s army called?

  • The Bolsheviks
  • The Red Army
  • The Holodomor
  • The Gulags
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