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Arts and Humanities
U.S. History Chapter 22
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hold free elections there as soon as possible.
At Yalta, the leaders agreed to recognize the Polish government that the Soviets had set up if Stalin agreed to
the containment policy.
The Long Telegram resulted in
Truman said the Truman Doctrine and Marshall Plan were essential for
blockading West Berlin.
When the United States, Britain, and France merged their zones in Germany, the Soviet Union responded by
United Nations troops in Korea were driven back across the 38th parallel in an attack by
passing atomic secrets to the Soviets.
Ethel and Julius Rosenberg were charged with
saying that he had a list of Communists employed by the State Department.
Joseph McCarthy created the media frenzy that began his witch hunt by
millions watched him bully witnesses in televised hearings investigating the Army.
Popular support for Joseph McCarthy began to fade when
use the canal's profits to pay for a dam.
The Egyptians seized control of the Suez Canal in order to
1949 NATO established.
Which event on the time line represents the first time in history that the United States committed itself to maintaining peace in Europe?
1949 People's Republic of China established
Look closely at the events on the time line. Choose the event that shocked Americans and resulted in a dramatic shift in American policy toward Japan.
infiltrated the U.S. government.
McCarthy's statement implies that he has proof that the Communist Party has
Congress passed the McCarran Internal Security Act.
Statements such as this one by Senator McCarthy led to which of the following occurrences?
very few territorial changes.
Judging by the map, the Korean War resulted in
divide Germany among the four Allied powers.
At Yalta, the leaders agreed to
Truman strongly confronted Molotov.
Truman's first meeting with Soviet Foreign Minister Molotov marked a shift in Soviet-American relations because
a pledge to fight communism.
The Truman Doctrine resulted in
help Western Europe recover.
The purpose of the Marshall Plan was to
NATO formed for the purpose of
MacArthur demanded Truman's approval to expand the war.
Truman fired MacArthur because
crack the Soviet spy code.
The purpose of Project Venona was to
allowed the arrest of Communists in case of a national emergency.
The McCarran Act
use armed force to help Middle East nations resist Communist aggression.
The Eisenhower Doctrine gave the President the authority to
To prevent Communist revolutions in developing countries, Eisenhower used
The Truman Doctrine and the Marshall Plan shared the common goal of
the division between Communist Eastern Europe and Western democracies.
The "iron curtain" of which Churchill speaks is a symbol of
choose their own form of government through democratic means.
The Declaration of Liberated Europe said that the people of Europe have the right to
Stalin's demand for joint control of the straits of the Dardanelles triggered a crisis in
allow West Germany to rearm and join its organization.
The Soviet Union formed the Warsaw Pact in response to NATO's decision to
North Korean troops invaded the south.
The Korean War began when
publicly criticized the president's policy of limited war.
President Truman fired General Douglas MacArthur because MacArthur
prevent Communist subversion.
The purpose of Truman's loyalty review program was to
turned over documents proving that the Soviets were trying to infiltrate the U.S. government.
The Red Scare began in 1945 when a clerk in the Soviet Embassy in Ottawa, Canada, defected and
Many CIA operations took place in nations with primarily agricultural economies, known as
Sputnik was a
drills performed by American children in preparation of a Soviet attack
wrote the novel Tomorrow! to educate the public about the horrors of atomic war
leader of the Chinese Nationalists
George C. Marshall
proposed the European Recovery Program that promised European nations American aid to rebuild their economies
leader of the People's Republic of China
J. Edgar Hoover
FBI director who authorized wiretapping and infiltration of groups suspected of subversion
"an iron curtain has descended across the continent"
in charge of occupied Japan after World War II
diplomat who tried to explain Soviet behavior in the Long Telegram
Dwight D. Eisenhower
the nation "must be prepared to use atomic weapons in all forms"
threatening nuclear strikes to back down opponents
operated in developing countries to overthrow anti-American leaders
seized by the Egyptians who intended to use its profits to fund other projects
type of spy plane shot down by the Soviets in 1960
nation whose leader began a land reform program before being removed from office
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