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Western Civilization Post-WWII Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following was a condition for European countries when accepting Marshall Plan aid?

Question 2 2. What did the U.S. gain from the Marshall Plan, which aided European Countries with large amounts of U.S. dollars?

Question 3 3. Which of the following did NOT contribute to the creation of Israel?

Question 4 4. In what way did the United Nations support the Zionist cause?

Question 5 5. In what year was the first microprocessor invented?

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Question 6 6. Why do computers play a much larger role in life today than they did in the 1950s?

Question 7 7. Which was the fastest-growing religion of the second half of the 20th century?

Question 8 8. Which of the following was NOT one of the changes instituted after Vatican II?

Question 9 9. Why was the French government in the years following the ratification of their new constitution in 1946 largely ineffective?

Question 10 10. Which of the following played the most prominent role in re-shaping the political landscape of Europe following WWII?

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Question 11 11. How did the Indian Independence Movement differ to other existing independence movements in the post-World War II era?

Question 12 12. Vietnam was a former colony of what Western European country?

Question 13 13. Which of the following is NOT a consequence of the genocides of Jews and Romas by the Nazis?

Question 14 14. Which of the following is NOT a leader responsible for genocides and extermination in the 20th century?

Question 15 15. Mao Zedong and the Communist Party were able to achieve victory due in part to Kuomintang's _____.

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Question 16 16. Which of the following explanations best describes the Japanese invasion and occupation of China?

Question 17 17. Which of the following entertainment mediums was not widely used prior to WWII?

Question 18 18. What was the first device to store music digitally?

Question 19 19. In the second half of the 20th century, conflicts relating to which country in the middle east receive significant world attention?

Question 20 20. What percentage of world oil does Iraq control?

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Question 21 21. What form of protest involved invading lunch counters and other white-only establishments in the 1960s?

Question 22 22. Since the forming of the European Coal and Steel Community in 1951 and especially after the forming of the European Economic Community in 1957 the members had a common purpose. How and why did they expect to fulfill their purpose?

Question 23 23. Which of the following was a central political philosophy for the Islamic Revolution in Iran?

Question 24 24. Who committed acts of terrorism in the British Mandate of Palestine?

Question 25 25. What group of countries refused the aid the Marshall Plan offered?

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Question 26 26. How did Britain gain control of Palestine after WWI?

Question 27 27. In what decade did cellular phones became popular as well as affordable for the average person?

Question 28 28. Which Pope called the Second Vatican Council?

Question 29 29. Aid from the United States came to many western, capitalist countries as a result of the _____.

Question 30 30. What country fought particularly hard to maintain its African colonies?

Western Civilization Post-WWII Chapter Exam Instructions

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