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Cold War Review Game

Quiz by Shauna Laney

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  • Q1
    What is a Cold War?
    tensions between two countries who have the same government and get along
    tensions between two countries, not resulting in actual fighting between the countries
    a war taking place in the winter months
    10s
  • Q2
    Which were the two political ideologies of the Cold War?
    Socialism and Communism
    Capitalism and Democracy
    Democracy and Communism
    10s
  • Q3
    What was the purpose of the United Nations?
    to increase trade among nations
    for the US to dominate the world
    to prevent future wars
    10s
  • Q4
    What was the Marshall Plan?
    European countries pooled their money together to buy weapons to protect themselves from being taken over
    gave money ($12 billion) to European nations after WWII to help provide economic stability
    the idea to provide clothing and food to the people in West Berlin during the Berlin Blockade
    10s
  • Q5
    The Truman Policy centered around which concept?
    Containment
    Contingency
    Encouragement
    10s
  • Q6
    Which of the following was not an alliance during the Cold War?
    NATO
    Warsaw Pact
    US-Soviet Pact
    10s
  • Q7
    Geographic term synonymous with Communism during the Cold War?
    South
    East
    West
    10s
  • Q8
    Which of the following countries did NOT become Communist?
    Vietnam
    China
    West Germany
    10s
  • Q9
    In which country did the Contras fight against communism?
    Hungary
    Nicaragua
    Venesuela
    10s
  • Q10
    What was/is the dividing line between North and South Korea?
    17th parallel
    38th parallel
    34th parallel
    10s
  • Q11
    Fidel Castro led a communist revolution in which country?
    Yuogoslavia
    Cuba
    Algeria
    10s
  • Q12
    Which country was the first to launch a satellite into Space?
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    United States
    Soviet Union
    Britain
    10s
  • Q13
    What reform policy ended censorship in the Soviet Union?
    Glasnost
    Peristroika
    Marshall Plan
    10s
  • Q14
    What reform policy restructured the economy of the Soviet Union?
    Marshall Plan
    Glasnost
    Perestroika
    10s
  • Q15
    What policy involved a swift economic change to a capitalist economy?
    Truman Doctrine
    Glasnost
    Shock Therapy
    10s

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