Causes & Consequences of the Cold War Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following statements best explains China's concerns and their role in the Korean War?

Question 2 2. Which of the following best describes the outcome of the war between Communist North Vietnam and US-backed South Vietnam?

Question 3 3. Support for which of the following encouraged the US to fight communist uprisings even in small, seemingly strategically unimportant nations?

Question 4 4. What enabled the Afghan mujahideen fighters to resist Soviet occupation and eventually drive the Soviet Army from Afghanistan?

Question 5 5. How did the Domino Theory affect America's foreign policy?

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Question 6 6. Why was NATO formed?

Question 7 7. How did NATO and the Warsaw Pact differ?

Question 8 8. How did NATO contribute to the dissolution of Yugoslavia in the 1990s?

Question 9 9. Why was the National Security Act of 1947 primarily created?

Question 10 10. In which country was the implementation of NSC-68 tested?

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Question 11 11. Which of the following was NOT an economic plan for defeating the Soviet Union?

Question 12 12. Why is the Potsdam conference linked to the start of the Cold War?

Question 13 13. Which is NOT true of American-Soviet relations during the Cold War?

Question 14 14. The Berlin Airlift took place under which American President?

Question 15 15. Which 'doctrine' is most associated with containment policy?

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Question 16 16. Sputnik I is most associated with:

Question 17 17. What concepts are associated with Post-revision interpretations?

Question 18 18. Which of the following was NOT a school of thought within the history of the Cold War?

Question 19 19. Which author's work, American Diplomacy, 1900-1950, was attributed to the beginning of the realism school of thought?

Question 20 20. Which revisionists believed that the United States sparked the Cold War as a result of its imperialism and greed?

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Question 21 21. Which of the following Soviet policies allowed more freedom of the press?

Question 22 22. When did the Soviet Union officially dissolve?

Question 23 23. Which Russian premier attempted to reinvigorate the Soviet economy and government through increased openness in the 1980s?

Question 24 24. Which of the following was a feature of the de-Stalinization effort undertaken by the Communist Party after Stalin's death?

Question 25 25. What was the codename of the Soviet Union's first atomic bomb?

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Question 26 26. Which of the following acronyms is used to describe long-range missiles?

Question 27 27. Detente is associated with which decade?

Question 28 28. The Cuban Missile Crisis was a major diplomatic confrontation between President John F. Kennedy and which Soviet leader?

Question 29 29. Which Soviet communist leader promoted the idea that communist nations should safeguard against reform not only domestically but in other communist countries?

Question 30 30. The creation of NATO built upon an existing alliance of Western European countries called the _____.

Causes & Consequences of the Cold War Chapter Exam Instructions

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