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5 Matching questions

  1. Ulbricht
  2. West Germany (FRG)
  3. Berlin Airlift
  4. Brezhnev Era
  5. Cominform
  1. a Originally there were 3 sectors (French, British, and US) they all combined to form one democratic sector
  2. b Soviet organization whose purpose was to denounce Marshall Plan aid
  3. c (1948) supplied food and fuel to citizens of West Berlin when the Russians closed off land access to Berlin
  4. d leader of German Communist Party and German Democratic Republic
  5. e 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.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. purpose was to drive the Western powers out of Berlin
  2. 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.
  3. East German dictator from 1971 to 1989 that ruled with an iron fist, secret police and refusal of reforms; in 1989, his economic policies cause a mass East German migration through Hungary to get to West Germany, which caused him to open borders with West Germany
  4. an international organization of European countries formed after World War II to reduce trade barriers and increase cooperation among its members
  5. Yeltsin became leader of the new Russian Republic after the collapse of the Soviet Union; Yeltsin opposed Gorbachev and wanted to have open markets and move toward a more democratic design.

5 True/False questions

  1. Middle East Arab-Israeli conflictsocial 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


  2. Muslim immigrants in Europecause ethnic problems. Many people refuse to accept them into society and they do not adapt to European culture. Led to rise of extremist groups that are anti-muslims as well as Muslim terrorist groups against Europeans.


  3. NATO(North Atlantic Treaty Organization) Italy, Denmark, Norway, Portugal, and Iceland with Canada and the US


  4. Pope John Paul IIThis Polish Pope brought the world's attention to the solidarity movement of the Polish, calling for human rights. He became a hero of the Polish nation.


  5. Britain's Labour reformsAttempt by pro-Soviet members to oust Gorbachev from power.