Connect: what do these countries coloured red all have
Cwk What is communism?
Copy the key word and definition into your book.
Highlight it in a different colour (not green!)
Communism – a theory that everyone is society is
equal and everything should be shared.
Karl Marx developed the theory of communism. He believed the
following things would happen which would lead to society becoming
Demonstrate: answer the questions below in full sentences.
1. Who developed the theory of communism?
2. What did he believe would happen?
3. Which country was the first to become
4. What happened to their Royal family?
5. Describe some of the features of life in
Life for people was better under communism.
How far do you agree with this statement? Give
reasons for you opinion.
You will need to explain the pros and cons of living in
a communist country, then you will need to make a
judgement. Were peoples lives better or not?