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5 Matching questions

  1. James Doolittle
  2. United Nations
  3. Taiwan crisis
  4. Rosie the Riveter
  5. satellite nations
  1. a symbol of American women who went to work in factories during the war
  2. b Commanded the mission that dropped the first U.S. bombs on japan
  3. c Communist nations in Eastern Europe on friendly terms with the USSR and thought of as under the USSR's control
  4. d an organization of independent states formed in 1945 to promote international peace and security
  5. e china threaten to sieze 2 islands from nationalists taiwan was communist barrier eisenhower threaten to use nuclear forces against china -china backed down

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. United States diplomat who served under President Nixon and President Ford (born in 1923)
  2. agreement that divided Vietnam into North and South
  3. Crucial naval battle which stopped the Japanese march across the Pacific, first time all fighting was done by carrier based aircraft
  4. this is a military base in northwestern South Vietnam that was attacked by communist troops. There was an increased traffic on the Ho Chi Minh Trail right before the assault.
  5. The World War II-era effort of black Americans to gain "a Victory over racism at home as well as Victory abroad."

5 True/False questions

  1. Joseph R. McCarthySecretary of State under Eisenhower; emerged as a key architect of American policy; wanted to preserve the free world from godless, immoral communism; called for a rollback relying on the US's nuclear superiority


  2. kamikazea fighter plane used for suicide missions by Japanese pilots in World War II


  3. Doveslocation of the killing of over 400 Vietnamese civilians by American soldiers


  4. Adlai Stevensonthe Nazi program of exterminating Jews under Hitler


  5. SputnikThe world's first space satellite. This meant the Soviet Union had a missile powerful enough to reach the US.