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European History: Cold War Europe Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. How did the relationship between Yugoslavia and the Soviet Union change after 1948?

Question 2 2. Why was Wladyslaw Gomulka replaced in 1948?

Question 3 3. How did the establishment of Sinn Féin help end 'The Troubles'?

Question 4 4. How did NATO contribute to the dissolution of Yugoslavia in the 1990s?

Question 5 5. In 1968, why did Soviet premier Leonid Brezhnev send Soviet troops into Czechoslovakia to take control of the government?

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Question 6 6. What was the name of the communist group that fought guerrilla battles against the Germans during WWII in Yugoslavia?

Question 7 7. How did Lech Walesa come to power in 1990?

Question 8 8. How did Poland's borders change after WWII?

Question 9 9. Why did the Soviet Union build the Berlin Wall in 1961?

Question 10 10. What motivated the deportation of all Germans remaining in Czechoslovakia after WWII?

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Question 11 11. The Eastern European countries dominated by the communist Soviet Union was collectively known as _____.

Question 12 12. What eventually led to the downfall of the national parties and their coalitions often led by the Christian Democrats?

Question 13 13. How did NATO and the Warsaw Pact differ?

Question 14 14. Khrushchev's reforms came to be known as _________.

Question 15 15. How did Soviet influence over Eastern Europe change in the 1980s?

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Question 16 16. What does the term 'Vichy France' refer to?

Question 17 17. How did the Domino Theory affect America's foreign policy?

Question 18 18. Western Europe and the United States acknowledged Poland as being _____.

Question 19 19. In 1948, how did the KSC (the Czechoslovakian Communist Party) pave the way for Moscow's complete control of Czechoslovakia?

Question 20 20. Why was the Warsaw Pact created?

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Question 21 21. How was Slovenia's war for independence significantly different from that of the other states fighting for independence?

Question 22 22. How did Clement Attlee and the Labour Party defeat Winston Churchill in the 1945 parliamentary elections?

Question 23 23. Why did the Christian Democrats play a significant role in post-WWII Italian politics?

Question 24 24. Why was the fall of communism in Czechoslovakia often referred to as the Velvet Revolution?

Question 25 25. The accession to power of _____ to the central Yugoslav government provoked many republics to begin moving toward independence.

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Question 26 26. Who was upset when Britain remained in control of Northern Ireland? Why?

Question 27 27. How did the election of Margaret Thatcher impact the post-war consensus?

Question 28 28. Why did intercontinental ballistic missiles make nuclear warfare between the United States and the Soviet Union more likely?

Question 29 29. Both Khrushchev's first administrative posting and his post-WWII assignment were in what part of the Soviet Union?

Question 30 30. What was the significance of the Marshall Plan in post-war France?

European History: Cold War Europe Chapter Exam Instructions

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