5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Lech Walesa
- Truman Doctrine
- Velvet Revolution
- a leader of German Communist Party and German Democratic Republic
- b Policy of openness initiated by Gorbachev in the 1980s that provided increased opportunities for freedom of speech, association and the press in the Soviet Union.
- c advocated a policy of support for "free people who are resisting attempted subjugation by armed minorities or by outside pressures"
- d A peaceful protest by the Czech people that led to the smooth end of communism in Czechoslovakia.
- e A Polish politician, a former trade union and human rights activist, and also a former electrician. He co-founded Solidarity, the Soviet bloc's first independent trade union, won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1983, and served as President of Poland from 1990 to 1995.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- separated East and West Berlin built by East Germany in 1961 to keep citizens from escaping to the West
- An economic organization of European states set up by the Treaties of ROME in March 1957. Its member states agreed to coordinate their economic policies, and to establish common policies for agriculture, transport, the movement of capital and labor, the erection of common external tariffs, and the ultimate establishment of political unification.
- an international organization of European countries formed after World War II to reduce trade barriers and increase cooperation among its members
- This period began with high economic growth and soaring prosperity, but ended with a much weaker Soviet Union facing social, political, and economic stagnation. The average annual income stagnated, because needed economic reforms were never fully carried out.
- many different ethnicities in the Soviet union= tensions and people defended their own ethnicity
5 True/False Questions
Dayton Accords → German statesman
Czech Republic → a common currency introduced to 11 members of the European Union in 1999. In order for Europe to become fully integrated they needed a single currency.
Ethnic Groups → a common currency introduced to 11 members of the European Union in 1999. In order for Europe to become fully integrated they needed a single currency.
East Germany (GDR) → an international organization of European countries formed after World War II to reduce trade barriers and increase cooperation among its members
Honecker → (The council of Mutual Assistance) Soviet relations with the states of Eastern Europe, Soviet-dominated