5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- European Economic Community or "Common Market"
- W. Germany's economic miracle
- a leader of German Communist Party and German Democratic Republic
- b used hard work and the Marshall plan to rebuild economy, management and labor work together to avoid social conflict
- c (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) Italy, Denmark, Norway, Portugal, and Iceland with Canada and the US
- d 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.
- e social process of neutralizing the influence of Joseph Stalin by revising his policies and removing monuments dedicated to him and renaming places named in his honor
5 Multiple choice questions
- labor party instated cradle-to-the-grave (expensive) welfare state. Nationalized the Bank of England, coal, steel, transportation, and utilities industry
- Jewish state of Israel created out of old British colonies in Palestine. many arab countries refuse to accept Israel and attacked it, Israel wins but issue still not resolved. Wars broke out in '56, '67,'73
- many different ethnicities in the Soviet union= tensions and people defended their own ethnicity
- (The council of Mutual Assistance) Soviet relations with the states of Eastern Europe, Soviet-dominated
- An association of Western European nations agreeing to favor each other in respect to tariffs. Members were Denmark, Norway, Sweden, Austria, Portugal, Switzerland, and Great Britain. Sometimes referred to as the Outer Seven-i.e., outside the Common Market; formed in 1959.
5 True/False questions
Lenin Shipyards in Gdansk → Large Polish shipyard located in Gdansk. Solidarity was founded there. Sight of first successful protests led by Lech Walesa.
Vaclav Havel → Czech dramatist and statesman whose plays opposed totalitarianism and who served as president of Czechoslovakia from 1989 to 1992 and president of the Czech Republic since 1993 (born in 1936)
Ceausescu → 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.
France's Fourth and Fifth Republics → Fourth Republic founded in 1945; General de Gaulle comes back to power at the urging of the French military, establishing France's Fifth Republic.
East Germany (GDR) → Originally there were 3 sectors (French, British, and US) they all combined to form one democratic sector