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AP World History Homework Help: The Cold War Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Why was the National Security Act of 1947 primarily created?

Question 2 2. Who popularized the term 'Iron Curtain' as a reference to the Soviet-backed states in Eastern Europe?

Question 3 3. What year did India and Pakistan emerge as independent states?

Question 4 4. The state of South Vietnam was officially created in 1954 during which of the following meetings?

Question 5 5. What year was Sputnik I launched?

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Question 6 6. The 1962 Sino-Indian War was fought between India and what other country?

Question 7 7. Which means 'self-rule,' or in this context, Indian independence?

Question 8 8. Who were the two combatants in the Korean War, and who were their allies?

Question 9 9. Which of the following is one of the world's oldest religions, has no firm set of dogmatic beliefs, and centers around a cycle of birth, death, and rebirth?

Question 10 10. American involvement in Vietnam spanned over the course of how many years?

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Question 11 11. Which is NOT true of the Berlin Airlift?

Question 12 12. Why did Saddam Hussein invade Kuwait?

Question 13 13. How did domestic support in the United States for the conflict in Vietnam collapse?

Question 14 14. Which of the following countries was NOT 'behind the Iron Curtain'?

Question 15 15. Which is NOT a factor in the decolonization of Africa?

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Question 16 16. How did Reagan's policy priorities differ from those of Gorbachev?

Question 17 17. Which of the following statements about ICBM's is NOT true?

Question 18 18. Which of the following was NOT an economic plan for defeating the Soviet Union?

Question 19 19. Why was 1963 such a pivotal year in Vietnam for the United States?

Question 20 20. How did Operation Vittles impact the Berlin blockade?

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Question 21 21. Which Soviet leader introduced the reforms of glasnost and perestroika?

Question 22 22. Why was the Muslim League founded?

Question 23 23. Gandhi is most associated with _____

Question 24 24. In which country did the Revolutions of 1989 begin?

Question 25 25. When did the Gulf War take place?

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Question 26 26. Which country invaded first during the Korean War?

Question 27 27. Why did the United States resort to sending ground troops to the conflict in Vietnam in 1965?

Question 28 28. What year did the Soviet Union dissolve?

Question 29 29. What prompted 'satyagraha'?

Question 30 30. What was the reason for the conflict regarding the forming of an independent Korea after WWII?

AP World History Homework Help: The Cold War Chapter Exam Instructions

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