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Question 11.What party held domination over Mexico for most of the 20th century?
Question 22.How was the Federal-Aid Highway Act of 1956 related to Cold War military strategy?
Question 33.Import Substitution Industrialization can be defined as:
Question 44.Who was one of the leading figures of the Red Scare who became famous for making unfounded allegations of communist activity?
Question 55.What was the reason for the conflict regarding the forming of an independent Korea after WWII?
Question 66.Construction of the Berlin Wall began when?
Question 77.Where was the 'beat' movement centered?
Question 88.Prior to World War I who was Latin America's largest trading partner?
Question 99.How did Joseph Stalin take control of Eastern Europe after World War II?
Question 1010.The Marshall Plan was in effect between:
Question 1111.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 1212.What U.S. government agency oversaw distribution of aid under the Marshall Plan?
Question 1313.How did Haiti and the Dominican Republic differ from Brazil, Guatemala, and Nicaragua?
Question 1414.Why was there a baby boom after WWII?
Question 1515.Whose U.S.-backed Nicaraguan regime did the Sandinista fight to overthrow?
Question 1616.Why did the 'Iron Curtain' fall?
Question 1717.How is Cuban history unique in Latin America?
Question 1818.What factor helped lead to the PRI's domination of Mexico?
Question 1919.What event triggered the Cuban Missile Crisis?
Question 2020.Which of the following is TRUE about the fighting between Latin American groups during the post-World War II era?
Question 2121.Which of the following countries was NOT 'behind the Iron Curtain'?
Question 2222.Why was Korea originally divided on the 38th parallel?
Question 2323.Which was NOT typically worn by beatniks?
Question 2424.Who did the United States support in post-World War II conflicts in Latin America? Why?
Question 2525.Who was the leading Beat Generation author who wrote On the Road?
Question 2626.Which is NOT true of the Berlin Airlift?
Question 2727.Why did Franklin Roosevelt, Winston Churchill, and Chiang Kai-shek meet in Cairo in 1943?
Question 2828.Why was Elvis popular with the youth in the 1950s?
Question 2929.What was the main goal of the Civil Rights Act of 1964?
Question 3030.Which of these communist presidents was ousted by U.S.-backed Guatemalan rebels?
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