In GCSE History students will be taught about China under Mao. One area they will look at is how much Communist rule had changed China by 1965.
In 1949 the Communist Party seized power in China and Mao's rule had begun. Non-communists expected the Nationalists to defeat them, while Communists elsewhere doubted whether a Communist revolution could ever succeed in a largely agrarian society. By 1965 China had changed a great deal.
Find out just how much Mao's rule had changed his country by 1965 in this informative quiz.