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Question 11.Which sentence appropriately summarizes the situation between North and South Korea today?
Question 22.What was the term used to describe the fear of communist subversion and where did it begin?
Question 33.How did President Kenedy's flexible response notion of foreign policy impact the containment policy?
Question 44.President Kennedy's battle with Cold War realities ended due to which of these events?
Question 55.Who were the two combatants in the Korean War, and who were their allies?
Question 66.Which country invaded first during the Korean War?
Question 77.Who did Joseph McCarthy NOT accuse of being a suspected communist?
Question 88.Both America and the Soviet Union had programs whose aim was to reach the moon. The name of the American program was _____ while the name of the Soviet was _____
Question 99.During the Cold War era, the _____ called for U.S. assistance to help nations threatened with aggression by another country.
Question 1010.McCarthyism (and its questionable tactics) was first nationally questioned under which federal trial?
Question 1111.Which of the following was NOT a nation in which the U.S. battled communism during the Cold War?
Question 1212.Why did Eisenhower pass the National Defense Education Act of 1958?
Question 1313.How did President Truman try to eliminate communism affecting the employees within the federal government?
Question 1414.How did General MacArthur's ideas about the Korean War differ from President Truman's?
Question 1515.Why did winning the 'Space Race' become so important to the U.S. and Soviet Union during the 60's ?
Question 1616.Why is the Potsdam conference linked to the start of the Cold War?
Question 1717.How did activities in Berlin in 1961 affect the Cold War?
Question 1818.Which of the following was NOT a component of Eisenhower's New Look policy in relation to the Cold War?
Question 1919.How did John F. Kennedy work to fight communism during his brief presidency?
Question 2020.How did the Watkins Committee attempt to end McCarthy's witch hunt?
Question 2121.How did Senator Joseph McCarthy work to rid the United States of communism?
Question 2222.The starting point of the 'Space Race' is considered to be _____
Question 2323.In which country was the implementation of NSC-68 tested?
Question 2424.How did the Red Scare effect the lives of everyday Americans?
Question 2525.How did Eisenhower feel about the military-industrial complex?
Question 2626.Why was President Kennedy's Cold War foreign policy called New Frontier?
Question 2727.Why did President Kennedy announce an ambitious plan in 1961 to put a man on the moon by the end of the decade ?
Question 2828.What was the prominent preparedness film that was produced during the Cold War era?
Question 2929.Why did Congress enact the Taft-Hartley Act in 1947?
Question 3030.How did Congress work to investigate alleged communist supporters?
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