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Cold War

Quiz by Milly Rice

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14 questions
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  • Q1
    What is the time of extreme tension between the U.S. and the Soviet Union without any direct warfare known as?
    Vietnam War
    Korean War
    WWII
    Cold War
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  • Q2
    What technology did the Soviet Union acquire after WWII?
    machine guns
    cannons
    armed tanks
    Nuclear Weapons
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  • Q3
    After WWII, what part of Europe did the Soviet Union control?
    No Part
    Western Europe
    South Asia
    Eastern Europe
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  • Q4
    What did Churchill call the symbolic division created by communist countries in Europe after WWII?
    Iron Fence
    Berlin Wall
    Iron Curtain
    Red Scare
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  • Q5
    What type of government did the countries controlled by the U.S. and Great Britain have?
    Communist
    No specific type
    Democratic
    30s
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  • Q6
    What type of government did the countries controlled by the Soviet Union have?
    communist
    no specific type
    democratic
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  • Q7
    Who spread the fear of communism throughout America?
    Harry Truman
    John F. Kennedy
    Joseph McCarthy
    Nikita Khrushchev
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  • Q8
    Who won the Korean War?
    North Korea
    South Korea
    neither side
    30s
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  • Q9
    During the Cold War, U.S, Canada, and Western European countries formed an alliance called ______.
    NATO
    NAFTA
    Warsaw Pact
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  • Q10
    What was it called when the Soviets blockaded Berlin and British and American pilots dropped food and supplies into the city?
    Berlin War
    Berlin Airlift
    Berlin Wall
    Germany Airlift
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  • Q11
    What did the Soviets build to stop people in East Berlin from fleeing to West Berlin?
    Great Wall of Germany
    Berlin Fence
    Berlin Wall
    30s
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  • Q12
    Which Soviet leader was responsible for placing nuclear weapons in Cuba aimed at the U.S.?
    Joseph Stalin
    Mikhail Gorbachev
    Nikita Khrushchev
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  • Q13
    Which country along with the U.S. was a Superpower during the Cold War?
    Cuba
    Soviet Union
    South Korea
    China
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  • Q14
    When did the Cold War end?
    1991
    1985
    1990
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