History of the Cold War: Homework Help Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following was NOT an economic plan for defeating the Soviet Union?

Question 2 2. The foremost goal of the United States during the Korean War was which of the following?

Question 3 3. In which country was the implementation of NSC-68 tested?

Question 4 4. Which of the following was NOT a nation in which the U.S. battled communism during the Cold War?

Question 5 5. How did General MacArthur's ideas about the Korean War differ from President Truman's?

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Question 6 6. Who was the first individual to be supported by the United States as the leader of South Vietnam?

Question 7 7. What was the term used to describe the fear of communist subversion and where did it begin?

Question 8 8. Why did the United States resort to sending ground troops to the conflict in Vietnam in 1965?

Question 9 9. How did the Watkins Committee attempt to end McCarthy's witch hunt?

Question 10 10. The Cold War was a period of tension between the United States and Soviet Union. Which of the following did this period encompass?

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Question 11 11. President Kennedy's strategy during the Vietnam War included which of the following?

Question 12 12. Who was the leader of the Viet Minh during the First Indochina War and, eventually, during the Vietnam War?

Question 13 13. President Kennedy's battle with Cold War realities ended due to which of these events?

Question 14 14. How did John F. Kennedy work to fight communism during his brief presidency?

Question 15 15. How did President Truman try to eliminate communism affecting the employees within the federal government?

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Question 16 16. McCarthyism (and its questionable tactics) was first nationally questioned under which federal trial?

Question 17 17. How did Senator Joseph McCarthy work to rid the United States of communism?

Question 18 18. Why did Congress enact the Taft-Hartley Act in 1947?

Question 19 19. Which of the following was NOT a component of Eisenhower's New Look policy in relation to the Cold War?

Question 20 20. Why did Eisenhower pass the National Defense Education Act of 1958?

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Question 21 21. How did Eisenhower feel about the military-industrial complex?

Question 22 22. Which sentence appropriately summarizes the situation between North and South Korea today?

Question 23 23. Why was the National Security Act of 1947 primarily created?

Question 24 24. Who were the two combatants in the Korean War, and who were their allies?

Question 25 25. American involvement in Vietnam spanned over the course of how many years?

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Question 26 26. What was the prominent preparedness film that was produced during the Cold War era?

Question 27 27. During the Cold War era, the _____ called for U.S. assistance to help nations threatened with aggression by another country.

Question 28 28. Why is the Potsdam conference linked to the start of the Cold War?

Question 29 29. How did activities in Berlin in 1961 affect the Cold War?

Question 30 30. How did domestic support in the United States for the conflict in Vietnam collapse?

History of the Cold War: Homework Help Chapter Exam Instructions

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