Changes After World War II: Help and Review Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following countries was NOT 'behind the Iron Curtain'?

Question 2 2. What was the codename for the Berlin Airlift?

Question 3 3. The 'Red Scare' was a period of time roughly between 1947-1953 in which Americans experienced a heightened fear over what?

Question 4 4. Why was Korea originally divided on the 38th parallel?

Question 5 5. What was the reason for the conflict regarding the forming of an independent Korea after WWII?

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Question 6 6. The Red Scare was a period of heightened fear of what?

Question 7 7. What U.S. government agency oversaw distribution of aid under the Marshall Plan?

Question 8 8. Who was the leading Beat Generation author who wrote On the Road?

Question 9 9. How did the Truman Doctrine impact containment policy?

Question 10 10. The Marshall Plan was in effect between:

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Question 11 11. Which of the following was NOT a characteristic of the postwar era?

Question 12 12. Construction of the Berlin Wall began when?

Question 13 13. Which is NOT true of the Berlin Airlift?

Question 14 14. Why was Elvis popular with the youth in the 1950s?

Question 15 15. How was Douglas MacArthur's supervision of Japan during the time of the occupation conducted in comparison to the way it was originally conceived?

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Question 16 16. How did Operation Vittles impact the Berlin blockade?

Question 17 17. What was the main goal of the Civil Rights Act of 1964?

Question 18 18. Who was one of the leading figures of the Red Scare who became famous for making unfounded allegations of communist activity?

Question 19 19. Why did the 'Iron Curtain' fall?

Question 20 20. How was the Federal-Aid Highway Act of 1956 related to Cold War military strategy?

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Question 21 21. Why did Franklin Roosevelt, Winston Churchill, and Chiang Kai-shek meet in Cairo in 1943?

Question 22 22. Which was NOT typically worn by beatniks?

Question 23 23. Why was the North Atlantic Treaty Organization established?

Question 24 24. How did Joseph Stalin take control of Eastern Europe after World War II?

Question 25 25. Which of the following actions is Japan NOT allowed to do by Article 9 of their constitution?

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Question 26 26. Why did the U.S. get involved in Vietnam?

Question 27 27. Where was the 'beat' movement centered?

Question 28 28. Why was there a baby boom after WWII?

Question 29 29. Which of the following was NOT promoted by beatniks?

Question 30 30. Who popularized the term 'Iron Curtain' as a reference to the Soviet-backed states in Eastern Europe?

Changes After World War II: Help and Review Chapter Exam Instructions

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