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5 Multiple choice questions

  1. Rapidly growing, new industrial nations of the late twentieth century, including the Asian Tigers.
  2. Alliances of corporations and banks that dominate the Japanese economy.
  3. Socialist politician elected president of Chile in 1970 and overthrown by the military in 1973. He died during the military attack.
  4. Collective name for South Korea, Taiwan, Hong Kong, and Singapore-nations that became economic powers in the 1970s and 1980s.
  5. Head of the Soviet Union from 1985 to 1991. His liberalization effort improved relations with the West, but he lost power after his reforms led to the collapse of Communist governments in eastern Europe.

5 True/False questions

  1. SandinistasPolish trade union created in 1980 to protest working conditions and political repression. It began the nationalist opposition to communist rule that led in 1989 to the fall of communism in eastern Europe.

          

  2. SolidarityPolish trade union created in 1980 to protest working conditions and political repression. It began the nationalist opposition to communist rule that led in 1989 to the fall of communism in eastern Europe.

          

  3. demographic transitionA change in the rates of population growth. Before the transition, both birth and death rates are high, resulting in a slowly growing population; then the death rate drops but the birth rate remains high, causing a population explosion.

          

  4. perestroikaAlliances of corporations and banks that dominate the Japanese economy.

          

  5. Thomas MalthusDuring the Cold War, local or regional wars in which the superpowers armed, trained, and financed the combatants.

          

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