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MTTC History: The Cold War Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which is NOT true of American-Soviet relations during the Cold War?

Question 2 2. Which one of the following best describes glasnost in relation to the Soviet Union?

Question 3 3. Which of the following Soviet policies allowed more freedom of the press?

Question 4 4. Which of the following was NOT an economic plan for defeating the Soviet Union?

Question 5 5. Which of the following acronyms is used to describe long-range missiles?

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Question 6 6. Why was the National Security Act of 1947 primarily created?

Question 7 7. The best example of the Brezhnev Doctrine being utilized took place in what country in 1968?

Question 8 8. How did Perestroika reform the election system?

Question 9 9. Which of the following was a feature of the de-Stalinization effort undertaken by the Communist Party after Stalin's death?

Question 10 10. Why is the Potsdam conference linked to the start of the Cold War?

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Question 11 11. The Warsaw Pact was created in 1955 in response to what?

Question 12 12. Sputnik I is most associated with:

Question 13 13. The Cold War was a period of tension between the United States and Soviet Union. Which of the following did this period encompass?

Question 14 14. The coalition of communist countries in Eastern Europe is called:

Question 15 15. The Cuban Missile Crisis was a major diplomatic confrontation between President John F. Kennedy and which Soviet leader?

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Question 16 16. Which 'doctrine' is most associated with containment policy?

Question 17 17. The Berlin Airlift took place under which American President?

Question 18 18. What impact did Gorbachev's resignation as Soviet president have?

Question 19 19. Which of the following is not a country in Eastern Europe over which the Soviet Union held influence after WWII?

Question 20 20. Why was Estonia's demand for independence from the Soviet Union in 1987 significant?

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Question 21 21. When did the Gulf War take place?

Question 22 22. What year did the Soviet Union dissolve?

Question 23 23. In which country was the implementation of NSC-68 tested?

Question 24 24. Who coined the term 'Brezhnev Doctrine?'

Question 25 25. Which Soviet communist leader promoted the idea that communist nations should safeguard against reform not only domestically but in other communist countries?

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Question 26 26. Which Soviet leader introduced the reforms of glasnost and perestroika?

Question 27 27. When did the Soviet Union officially dissolve?

Question 28 28. What enabled the Afghan mujahideen fighters to resist Soviet occupation and eventually drive the Soviet Army from Afghanistan?

Question 29 29. What was the impact of perestroika on the Soviet economy?

Question 30 30. Which is NOT true of the Soviet Union during the 1980s?

MTTC History: The Cold War Chapter Exam Instructions

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