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MTEL History: The Cold War Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Who did Joseph McCarthy NOT accuse of being a suspected communist?

Question 2 2. Who was the leader of the Viet Minh during the First Indochina War and, eventually, during the Vietnam War?

Question 3 3. The state of South Vietnam was officially created in 1954 during which of the following meetings?

Question 4 4. Which revisionists believed that the United States sparked the Cold War as a result of its imperialism and greed?

Question 5 5. Which of the following was NOT a school of thought within the history of the Cold War?

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Question 6 6. How did activities in Berlin in 1961 affect the Cold War?

Question 7 7. During the Cold War era, the _____ called for U.S. assistance to help nations threatened with aggression by another country.

Question 8 8. Which sentence appropriately summarizes the situation between North and South Korea today?

Question 9 9. What was the term used to describe the fear of communist subversion and where did it begin?

Question 10 10. President Kennedy's strategy during the Vietnam War included which of the following?

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Question 11 11. President Kennedy's battle with Cold War realities ended due to which of these events?

Question 12 12. Which country invaded first during the Korean War?

Question 13 13. Why was 1963 such a pivotal year in Vietnam for the United States?

Question 14 14. How did the Watkins Committee attempt to end McCarthy's witch hunt?

Question 15 15. Why did the United States resort to sending ground troops to the conflict in Vietnam in 1965?

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Question 16 16. Why was President Kennedy's Cold War foreign policy called New Frontier?

Question 17 17. Which of the following was NOT a component of Eisenhower's New Look policy in relation to the Cold War?

Question 18 18. What American foreign policy was derived from the interpretations of traditionalists?

Question 19 19. How did the Gulf of Tonkin Resolution influence the authority of President Johnson?

Question 20 20. Which of the following was NOT a nation in which the U.S. battled communism during the Cold War?

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Question 21 21. Why did Eisenhower pass the National Defense Education Act of 1958?

Question 22 22. How did General MacArthur's ideas about the Korean War differ from President Truman's?

Question 23 23. How did domestic support in the United States for the conflict in Vietnam collapse?

Question 24 24. The foremost goal of the United States during the Korean War was which of the following?

Question 25 25. Which author's work, American Diplomacy, 1900-1950, was attributed to the beginning of the realism school of thought?

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Question 26 26. How did President Kennedy's flexible response notion of foreign policy impact the containment policy?

Question 27 27. How did Eisenhower feel about the military-industrial complex?

Question 28 28. McCarthyism (and its questionable tactics) was first nationally questioned under which federal trial?

Question 29 29. American involvement in Vietnam spanned over the course of how many years?

Question 30 30. What concepts are associated with Post-revision interpretations?

MTEL History: The Cold War Chapter Exam Instructions

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