AP European History: Integration: Europe after the Soviet Union Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. One of the biggest challenges initially faced by the Soviets in East Berlin was _____.

Question 2 2. What is the name of the European common currency that was implemented in 2002?

Question 3 3. Why did Yeltsin resign in 1999?

Question 4 4. Which of the following is NOT one of the founding nations of the European Coal and Steel Community that later evolved into the EU?

Question 5 5. In which state did Lech Walesa's Solidarity movement first won the right to free elections in 1989?

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Question 6 6. Margaret Thatcher first gained her seat in Parliament in _____.

Question 7 7. What was the impact of perestroika on the Soviet economy?

Question 8 8. Why did 93% of Croats vote for independence?

Question 9 9. How did Yeltsin first come to power in 1991?

Question 10 10. Why was there so much economic turmoil in Eastern Europe following the collapse of the Soviet Union?

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Question 11 11. Which statement accurately describes the events in the Balkans in the 1980s and 1990s?

Question 12 12. Which of the following countries did NOT have an occupation zone in Germany, prior to the formation of East and West Germany?

Question 13 13. Why was the Maastricht Treaty significant for the European Union?

Question 14 14. Which Soviet ruler dissolved the Soviet Union in 1991?

Question 15 15. What position did Thatcher hold in Edward Heath's shadow cabinet?

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Question 16 16. Why was Estonia's demand for independence from the Soviet Union in 1987 significant?

Question 17 17. In what year were East and West Germany reunited?

Question 18 18. How did the view of the United Kingdom differ from that of France on European integration?

Question 19 19. Why was the Treaty of Lisbon significant for the functioning of the European Union (EU)?

Question 20 20. Why did Bosnia-Herzegovina start fighting with Serbia?

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Question 21 21. John listed 4 of the 6 nations that formed the European Coal and Steel Community. He made an error. Which country should John delete and replace with either Belgium, Luxembourg, or Germany?

Question 22 22. The Berlin Wall eventually fell after a communist official announced that free passage would again be allowed between East and West Berlin. What year was this and what prompted this announcement?

Question 23 23. Escape attempts from East Berlin after the erection of the wall were risky, as _____.

Question 24 24. Which agreement turned the European organization from one simply about economic cohesion to one about cooperation across multiple levels of society?

Question 25 25. How does Croatia's membership history in the EU differ from that of Slovenia and Slovakia?

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Question 26 26. Which one of the following best describes glasnost in relation to the Soviet Union?

Question 27 27. The Berlin Wall was constructed in August of 1961, why was the city divided in the first place?

Question 28 28. Why did Milosevic eventually grant Kosovo independence?

Question 29 29. What was crucial for Yeltsin's 'shock therapy'?

Question 30 30. How did Yeltsin's changes to the Russian constitution in 1993 impact the country?

AP European History: Integration: Europe after the Soviet Union Chapter Exam Instructions

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