Between 1953 and 1957 China took steps that moved it decisively towards

Between 1953 and 1957 china took steps that moved it

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18.Between 1953 and 1957 China took steps that moved it decisively towards socialism. These included all of the following EXCEPTa.the collectivization of agriculture.b.implementing a planned economy.c.the government takeover of industries.d.virtually eliminating private property.e.instituting a secret police organization to silence its opponents.ANS: EREF:629NOT: Applied19.The Great Leap Forward20.The Great Proletarian Cultural Revolution21.The Great Leap Forward and the Cultural Revolution were both22.The difference between the Great Leap Forward and the Cultural Revolution was that thea.former was aimed at the agricultural sector whereas the latter was aimed at the industrial sector.b.former came about because Mao was unhappy with the country’s progress whereas the latter came about because party officials close to Mao convinced him to pursue a purification program.c.former was aimed at economic development whereas the latter was aimed at opening up the Chinese culture to foreign influences.d.goal of the former was to quickly develop China economically whereas the goal of the latter was to purify the party of class enemies.
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e.former did not involve political suppression whereas the latter did.ANS: DREF:629NOT: Applied
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