Cold War Chapter 18 Gibson

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Cold War Chapter 18 Gibson

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  • 1. 
    The "Iron Curtain" was a phrase said by whom discribing Europe?
    • A. 

      FDR

    • B. 

      Joseph Stalin

    • C. 

      Churchill

    • D. 

      Truman

  • 2. 
    What policy stated that the "United States must support free peoples who are resisting attempted subjagation by armed minorities or by outside pressures"?
    • A. 

      Marshal Plan

    • B. 

      The Yalta Conference

    • C. 

      The Truman Doctrine

    • D. 

      The North Atlantic Treaty Organization

  • 3. 
    What was the outcome of the Korean War?
    • A. 

      The US won

    • B. 

      North Korea Won

    • C. 

      The USSR won

    • D. 

      It became a stalemate/tie

  • 4. 
    The term that describes an annihilation of both USSR and the US was__________________.
    • A. 

      HUAC

    • B. 

      UN

    • C. 

      MAD

    • D. 

      NATO

  • 5. 
    The Soviets brought goods to Berlin during the Berlin Airlift.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    The Korean War was an UN assault.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Joseph McCarthy was known for_______________
    • A. 

      Helping plan the offensive

    • B. 

      Made unsupportive accusations of suspected Communists

    • C. 

      Developing the phrase "iron Curtain"

    • D. 

      A Truman Advisor

  • 8. 
    The Marshal Plan is _____________
    • A. 

      A treaty within all of America

    • B. 

      Provide aid to all of European nations that want it

    • C. 

      The treaty with North Korea

    • D. 

      The plan to accuse all Communists

  • 9. 
    Who was the assumed "winner" to the Yalta Conference?
    • A. 

      FDR

    • B. 

      Truman

    • C. 

      Churchhill

    • D. 

      Stalin

  • 10. 
    The reason for public shelters during the Cold War were_______________
    • A. 

      To hide when a bomb was dropped

    • B. 

      The radiation fallout

    • C. 

      For Soviet spies to hide

    • D. 

      For American spies to hide

  • 11. 
    Espionage (spies) became a contributing factor to the Cold War.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    The Soviet Union did not vote to defend the South Korea at the UN security council because__________________
    • A. 

      The Soviets were boycotting the US's presence in Taiwan

    • B. 

      The Soviets were boycotting the presence of Chinese Communists

    • C. 

      The Soviets had already sent military aid to South Korea

    • D. 

      The Soviets had wanted to remain Neutral at the time

  • 13. 
    Accustations that communism was widely present in the U.S. government and military were made by_________
    • A. 

      Douglas MacArthur

    • B. 

      Alger Hiss

    • C. 

      Harry Truman

    • D. 

      Joseph McCarthy

  • 14. 
    When the Soviet Union  exploded an atomic bomb the US responded by intensifying their efforts to develop_______________
    • A. 

      NATO

    • B. 

      An atomic bomb

    • C. 

      A hydrogen bomb

    • D. 

      A space satellite

  • 15. 
    Why did people cover the back of their neck during 'Duck and Cover"?
    • A. 

      They wanted to protect themselves from burns

    • B. 

      Wanted to protect themselves from falling debris

    • C. 

      To protect them from the fallout

    • D. 

      They didn't cover the back of their necks

  • 16. 
    Who was forced to retreat to Taiwan
    • A. 

      Korean Nationalists

    • B. 

      Korean Communists

    • C. 

      Chinese Nationalists

    • D. 

      Chinese Communists

  • 17. 
    Cartoon Who is the person in the cartoon?
    • A. 

      Joseph McCarthy

    • B. 

      Harry Truman

    • C. 

      Joseph Stalin

    • D. 

      George Marshall

  • 18. 
    Cartoon What does the cartoon criticize?
    • A. 

      McCarthyism

    • B. 

      The Korean War

    • C. 

      NATO

    • D. 

      The Marshall Plan

  • 19. 
    Cartoon Where is the person assumed to be speaking
    • A. 

      Senate Hearings

    • B. 

      In front of the UN

    • C. 

      Taking to the President

    • D. 

      Speaking to Stalin

  • 20. 
    Cartoon The cartoon is pro McCarrthyism
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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