5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- West Germany (FRG)
- Berlin Airlift
- Brezhnev Era
- a Originally there were 3 sectors (French, British, and US) they all combined to form one democratic sector
- b Soviet organization whose purpose was to denounce Marshall Plan aid
- c (1948) supplied food and fuel to citizens of West Berlin when the Russians closed off land access to Berlin
- d leader of German Communist Party and German Democratic Republic
- 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
- purpose was to drive the Western powers out of Berlin
- 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.
- 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
- an international organization of European countries formed after World War II to reduce trade barriers and increase cooperation among its members
- 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
Middle East Arab-Israeli conflict → 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
Muslim immigrants in Europe → cause 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.
NATO → (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) Italy, Denmark, Norway, Portugal, and Iceland with Canada and the US
Pope John Paul II → This 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.
Britain's Labour reforms → Attempt by pro-Soviet members to oust Gorbachev from power.