Life After The War: Homework Help 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 reason for the conflict regarding the forming of an independent Korea after WWII?

Question 3 3. What was the main goal of the Civil Rights Act of 1964?

Question 4 4. How was the Federal-Aid Highway Act of 1956 related to Cold War military strategy?

Question 5 5. Which of the following was NOT a characteristic of the postwar era?

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Question 6 6. Why was there a baby boom after WWII?

Question 7 7. Which is NOT true of the Berlin Airlift?

Question 8 8. Construction of the Berlin Wall began when?

Question 9 9. The Marshall Plan was in effect between:

Question 10 10. Why was the North Atlantic Treaty Organization established?

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Question 11 11. The Red Scare was a period of heightened fear of what?

Question 12 12. What was the codename for the Berlin Airlift?

Question 13 13. What U.S. government agency oversaw distribution of aid under the Marshall Plan?

Question 14 14. Which of the following actions is Japan NOT allowed to do by Article 9 of their constitution?

Question 15 15. Which of the following was NOT promoted by beatniks?

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Question 16 16. The 'Red Scare' was a period of time roughly between 1947-1953 in which Americans experienced a heightened fear over what?

Question 17 17. Where was the 'beat' movement centered?

Question 18 18. Why was Elvis popular with the youth in the 1950s?

Question 19 19. Who popularized the term 'Iron Curtain' as a reference to the Soviet-backed states in Eastern Europe?

Question 20 20. Who was one of the leading figures of the Red Scare who became famous for making unfounded allegations of communist activity?

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Question 21 21. How was Douglas MacArthur's supervision of Japan during the time of the occupation conducted in comparison to the way it was originally conceived?

Question 22 22. Why did Franklin Roosevelt, Winston Churchill, and Chiang Kai-shek meet in Cairo in 1943?

Question 23 23. How did the Truman Doctrine impact containment policy?

Question 24 24. Which was NOT typically worn by beatniks?

Question 25 25. Why did the U.S. get involved in Vietnam?

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Question 26 26. How did Joseph Stalin take control of Eastern Europe after World War II?

Question 27 27. Who was the leading Beat Generation author who wrote On the Road?

Question 28 28. Why did the 'Iron Curtain' fall?

Question 29 29. Why was Korea originally divided on the 38th parallel?

Question 30 30. How did Operation Vittles impact the Berlin blockade?

Life After The War: Homework Help Chapter Exam Instructions

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