promotion image of download ymail app


Disagreements over which issue worsened post war relations between the United States and the Soviet Union?

a. the United Nations charter

b. Soviet sympathy for Nazi Germany

c. the future of Poland

d. the discovery of Russian spies in California

What did President Truman promise in the Truman Doctrine?

a. to support nations trying to resist Soviet control

b. to fight hunger anywhere in the world

c. to enforce the American foreign policy of brinkmanship

d. to reject the former policy of containment

How did the Soviet Union react to the Marshall Plan?

a. The Soviet Union offered to share the plan's cost with the United States.

b. The Soviet Union refused to participate in the plan.

c. The Soviet Union condemned the plan as unrealistic.

d. The Soviet Union offered Western Europe a competing plan.

The Berlin Airlift was President Truman's response to the

a. reunification of East and West Germany.

b. German development of the atomic bomb.

c. Soviet blockade of West Berlin.

d. construction of the Berlin wall.

In response to the formation of NATO, the Soviet Union

a. created the Warsaw Pact

b. left the United Nations.

c. ended the Berlin airlift.

d. joined the Marshall Plan.

What was the outcome of the Korean War?

a. Korea was unified under a Communist government.

b. North Korea surrendered after the threat of atomic warfare.

c. Korea remain divided at almost exactly the same place as before the war.

d. China controlled North Korea while South Korea remained independent.

What impact did Joseph McCarthy have on American society?

a. He encouraged a widespread fear of communism.

b. He strengthened the United States Army.

c. He encouraged Americans to stand up for their civil rights.

d. He created opposition to United States involvement in Latin American affairs.

Which of the following is a reason the United States became involved in the affairs in the Middle East following World War II?

a. to limit Jewish immagration into the region

b. to prevent oil-rich Arab nations from falling under Soviet influence

c. to discourage the founding of a Jewish homeland in the region

d. to overthrow dictatorships in Arab nations

At the Yalta conference, Roosevelt, Churchill, and Stalin decided to

a. keep the Soviet Union out of the war with Japan.

b. divide the defeated Germany into four sectors-American, British, French, and Soviet.

c. rearm Germany as soon as possible.

d. set up a world organization that would share knowledge of atomic weapons.

Which was an immediate result of the Truman Doctrine?

a. Congress approved $400 million to help Turkey and Greece resist Soviet influence.

b. The state of Israel was founded.

c. The Soviet Union took control over Yugoslavia.

d. Congress established the House Un-American Activities Commission (HUAC).

The North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) was based on the principle of

a. free trade.

b. collective security.

c. appeasement.

d. isolationism.

As a result of the Korean War, the United States succeeded in

a. keeping South Korea free of communism

b. unifying Korea under a democratic government.

c. ending communism in Southeast Asia.

d. pushing Chinese troops out of North Korea.

Both President Truman's Federal Employee Loyalty Program and Senator Joseph McCarthy's hearings aimed to

a. fight discrimination in government jobs.

b. defend Americans' civil liberties.

c. reinvigorate the American economy.

d. expose Communists in the United States.

During the Cold War, a major goal of the United States in Latin America was to

a. build nuclear weapons bases in Central America.

b. encourage the nations of Latin America to join the United Nations.

c. protect American financial investments in Latin America.

d. to prevent Fidel Castro from taking over Cuba.

This Secretary of State made it clear that the United States would risk war to protect its national interests.

a. John Foster Dulles

b. George Marshall

c. Douglas MacArthur

d. Pat McCarran

1 Answer

  • 9 years ago
    Favorite Answer








    8)we had war becaue of 9/11 with the twin towers


    • Commenter avatarLogin to reply the answers
Still have questions? Get your answers by asking now.