Unit 10 Quiz 1 (Spring 2017)

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Unit 10 Quiz 1 (Spring 2017)

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The cartoon displays...
    • A. 

      The Berlin Wall

    • B. 

      Brinksmanship

    • C. 

      The Iron Curtain

    • D. 

      Containment

  • 2. 
    What were the TWO main countries involved in the Cold War?
    • A. 

      United States

    • B. 

      Great Britain

    • C. 

      Germany

    • D. 

      Soviet Union

    • E. 

      France

    • F. 

      Italy

  • 3. 
    There were many improvements in science, medicine, and technology because of WWII.  What are THREE of those improvements? 
    • A. 

      Freezers

    • B. 

      Vaccines

    • C. 

      Automatic transmission and Washing Machines

    • D. 

      Birth Control

    • E. 

      Toasters

  • 4. 
    For all women the war's end meant that their long-absent husband or boyfriend would be returning home and they could gladly quit work and continue/begin to raise a family.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    NATO's first crisis was the division of Berlin which resulted in the Berlin Airlift.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Which event caused the United States to create NASA?
    • A. 

      Sputnik

    • B. 

      The Cold War

    • C. 

      Korean War

    • D. 

      The Arms Race

  • 7. 
    Why did the Korean War start?
    • A. 

      North Korea attacked South Korea

    • B. 

      Russia engaged North Korean troops

    • C. 

      Chinese troops came across the DMZ

    • D. 

      South Korea attacked North Korea

  • 8. 
    By agreeing to NATO the United States once again followed the ideas of President George Washington and joined in a military alliance in a time of peace.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False