GATT: Definition, History, Purpose & Members


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What does GATT stand for?

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1. How many countries originally signed GATT in 1947?

2. GATT was a provisional agreement that was meant to be replaced by what?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This printable interactive worksheet and quiz can be used to measure your understanding of the purpose of GATT and the nature of its international acceptance.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

This quiz and worksheet will test you on the following:

  • Details of GATT's ratification
  • What GATT stands for
  • How many nations initially signed GATT
  • What does most favored nation status indicate
  • The organization that was intended to replace GATT

Skills Practiced

The worksheet and quiz allow you to practice the following skills:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related GATT lesson
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information about the history and purpose of GATT and interpret it correctly
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about GATT

Additional Learning

To learn more about the history and purpose of GATT, review the lesson called GAAT: Definition, History, Purpose & Members. The lesson deals with the following objectives:

  • Discuss why ITO did not replace GATT and the ensuing length of time that GATT was enforced
  • Contrast the intent of GATT to the protectionist policies that existed prior to World War II
  • Comment on what most of the initial contracting parties had in common