National Developments in the Postwar Period Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following is NOT one of the founding nations of the European Coal and Steel Community that later evolved into the EU?

Question 2 2. Why did the Netherlands ultimately relinquish its claims to Indonesia?

Question 3 3. Why did Great Britain have a significant role in Palestine's development after WWI?

Question 4 4. How did Lech Walesa come to power in 1990?

Question 5 5. Why did the Christian Democrats play a significant role in post-WWII Italian politics?

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Question 6 6. The accession to power of _____ to the central Yugoslav government provoked many republics to begin moving toward independence.

Question 7 7. What organization was Italy a founding member of in 1951?

Question 8 8. According to the Good Friday Agreement, how can Northern Ireland reunite with Ireland?

Question 9 9. Why did Great Britain grant Egypt its independence in 1922?

Question 10 10. Who was upset when Britain remained in control of Northern Ireland? Why?

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Question 11 11. How did Poland's borders change after WWII?

Question 12 12. In 1948, how did the KSC (the Czechoslovakian Communist Party) pave the way for Moscow's complete control of Czechoslovakia?

Question 13 13. Why did the U.S. threaten to stop aiding Italy through the Marshall Plan?

Question 14 14. How did the establishment of Sinn Féin help end 'The Troubles'?

Question 15 15. What was the political state of Poland from the 18th century until the end of World War I, 1918?

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Question 16 16. Why was Wladyslaw Gomulka replaced in 1948?

Question 17 17. Which of the following accurately summarizes 'The Troubles'?

Question 18 18. How did the election of Margaret Thatcher impact the post-war consensus?

Question 19 19. What motivated the deportation of all Germans remaining in Czechoslovakia after WWII?

Question 20 20. How did the economic downturn of the late 1970s impact Italy?

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Question 21 21. How did the relationship between Yugoslavia and the Soviet Union change after 1948?

Question 22 22. What motivated the attitude of the British public that historians labeled the Post-war Consensus?

Question 23 23. What was the impact of the British led invasion to retake the Suez Canal?

Question 24 24. In 1968, why did Soviet premier Leonid Brezhnev send Soviet troops into Czechoslovakia to take control of the government?

Question 25 25. Which of the following was NOT one of Thatcher's goals as prime minister?

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Question 26 26. Why was the Maastricht Treaty significant for the European Union?

Question 27 27. Which international power originally colonized Vietnam?

Question 28 28. What position did Thatcher hold in Edward Heath's shadow cabinet?

Question 29 29. How did the view of the United Kingdom differ from that of France on European integration?

Question 30 30. In what year did Thatcher's Conservative Party win a majority, making her the first female British prime minister?

National Developments in the Postwar Period Chapter Exam Instructions

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