The Cold War

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Cold War Quizzes & Trivia

This quiz will help you understand and test your knowledge on the Cold War.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    After World War II, who remained as Superpowers?
    • A. 

      Germany and the United States

    • B. 

      Japan and Germany

    • C. 

      The United States and the Soviet Union

    • D. 

      Berlin and Hungary

  • 2. 
    Which organization, made by the United States, offered food and economic needs to countries that were allies of America?
    • A. 

      The Marshall Plan

    • B. 

      The Truman Doctrine

    • C. 

      NATO

    • D. 

      Warsaw Pact

  • 3. 
    Which type of political government was against NATO?
    • A. 

      Democratic

    • B. 

      Socialism

    • C. 

      Capitalism

    • D. 

      Communism

  • 4. 
    What was the purpose of SALT during the Cold War?
    • A. 

      To teach students about the dangers of the Cold War.

    • B. 

      To bring the Soviets and Americans to an agreement.

    • C. 

      To limit the use of nuclear weapons between the superpowers.

    • D. 

      To help Americans preserve and make their foods taste better.

  • 5. 
    Who helped Japan through their "economic miracle" and how did they do it?
    • A. 

      Soviet Union, by introducing them into Communism.

    • B. 

      America, by lending them billions of dollars.

    • C. 

      Germany, by sending them nuclear weapons.

    • D. 

      America, by setting up army bases to protect them from opposing nations.

  • 6. 
    • A. 

      Richard Nixon.

    • B. 

      Mikhail Gorbachev.

    • C. 

      Mao Zedong.

    • D. 

      Harry S. Truman

  • 7. 
    Which part of Berlin was prosperous and succeeded quickly?
    • A. 

      Western Berlin, the democratic side.

    • B. 

      Western Berlin, the communist side.

    • C. 

      Eastern Berlin, the democratic side.

    • D. 

      Eastern Berlin, the communist side.

  • 8. 
    After WWII, which nation was in the best condition?
    • A. 

      Soviet Union.

    • B. 

      Germany.

    • C. 

      United States.

    • D. 

      Berlin.

  • 9. 
    After WWII, which leader of Western Germany led the nation through the rebuilding of cities and factories while the United States supported them through the Marshall Plan?
    • A. 

      Mikhail Gorbachev.

    • B. 

      Konrad Adenauer.

    • C. 

      Richard Nixon.

    • D. 

      Fidel Castro.

  • 10. 
    Which Doctrine was created by President Truman to help stop the spread of communism?
    • A. 

      Nixon Doctrine.

    • B. 

      Marshall Doctrine.

    • C. 

      NATO Doctrine.

    • D. 

      Truman Doctrine.