Greek Civil War: Causes, Effects and The Cold War


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During German occupation, the Greek Communists _____.

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1. After Britain occupied Greece, its policy was to _____

2. After the civil war began, America entered because:

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Find out what you know about the civil war in Greece. These questions will test your knowledge of key subjects like the role of Greek Communists under German occupation and the British policy after they'd taken over Greece.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

You'll be answering questions on the following:

  • America at the beginning of the Greek civil war
  • Main reason why the Communist army lost the war
  • The ultimate reason the U.S. got involved

Skills Practiced

  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the civil war in Greece and the British role in the war once they occupied the country
  • Making connections - use your understanding of the Greek civil war and how it's connected to the U.S.
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the Greek Communists when the country was occupied by Germany

Additional Learning

For more on the civil war in Greece, you can review the lesson entitled Greek Civil War: Causes, Effects and The Cold War. These topics will be explored in detail:

  • Proxy wars between the West and Communist governments
  • Various Greek political parties
  • Fighting between Germany and Britain for control of Greece
  • The Percentages Agreement
  • Truman Doctrine, the Domino Theory and the Marshall Plan
  • Turning point in the civil war and its aftermath