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social studies exam review chapter 29

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fidel castro
_______ seized power in cuba in 1959 and formed a new government which became a communist
berlin wall
the ___________, a wall of concrete blocks with barbed wire along it, communications between east and west
missile crisis
in dealing with the cuban ______, invading cuba and bombing the missile sites were two of the options the kennedy administration considered to stop the buildup of missiles in cuba
neil armstrong
took the first human step on the moon on july 20, 1969, and announced : "thats one small step for man, one giant leap for mankind"
domino
the ______ theory helped shape american policy in vietnam for 20 years
agent orange
to improve visibility, chemical herbicides were sprayed in vietnam to clear out forest and tall gresses. one herbicide,______, is believed to have contaminated many americans and vietnamese, causing serious health problems.
doves
opponents of the vietnam war were called
hawks
supporters of the vietnam war were called