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US History- Cold War
Bay of Pigs
Berlin Airlift
Berlin Wall
Capitalism
This is when the US government and Cubans living in Florida a…
U.S. and British troops flew in supplies to the Soviet-contro…
Built to keep people from escaping communist Germany from fre…
An economic system based on private property and free enterpr…
Bay of Pigs
This is when the US government and Cubans living in Florida a…
Berlin Airlift
U.S. and British troops flew in supplies to the Soviet-contro…
29 terms
US History - Cold War
Cold War
United Nations
Containment
Iron Curtain
A conflict that was between the US (democratic) and the Sovie…
Organization of independent states formed in 1945 to promote…
American policy of resisting further expansion of communism a…
Political barrier that isolated the peoples of Eatern Europe…
Cold War
A conflict that was between the US (democratic) and the Sovie…
United Nations
Organization of independent states formed in 1945 to promote…
31 terms
US History Late Cold War
CIA
John Foster Dulles
Eisenhower Doctrine
Operation Ajax
Created in 1947, this group's primary mission is to collect,…
Secretary of State under President Eisenhower (1953-59) and a…
US will use force to help any Middle Eastern nation threatene…
The CIA's sponsored plan to overthrow the democratically elec…
CIA
Created in 1947, this group's primary mission is to collect,…
John Foster Dulles
Secretary of State under President Eisenhower (1953-59) and a…
38 terms
US History Cold War
United Nations
The Cold War
Containment
Arms Race
An international organization formed after WWII to promote in…
the conflict between the Soviet Union and United States that…
American policy of resisting further expansion of communism a…
Cold war competition between the U.S. and Soviet Union to bui…
United Nations
An international organization formed after WWII to promote in…
The Cold War
the conflict between the Soviet Union and United States that…
25 terms
US History- Cold War
Yalta and Potsdam
Plans for Post-War Germany
Truman Doctrine
Containment
US and Soviets disagreed about how to rebuild Europe after WWII
US-allow Germany to recover, Soviet Union- Punish Germany
The US would do everything in their power to support people f…
United States policy to prevent the spread of communism abroa…
Yalta and Potsdam
US and Soviets disagreed about how to rebuild Europe after WWII
Plans for Post-War Germany
US-allow Germany to recover, Soviet Union- Punish Germany
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Cold War - US History
Marshall Plan
Korean War
Cuban Missile Crisis
Detente
A plan that the US came up with to revive war-torn economies…
(1950-53) A conflict between UN forces (primarily US and S Ko…
(JFK) , , an international crisis in October 1962, the closes…
A lessening of tensions between U.S. and Soviet Union. Beside…
Marshall Plan
A plan that the US came up with to revive war-torn economies…
Korean War
(1950-53) A conflict between UN forces (primarily US and S Ko…
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Cold War - US History
Iron Curtain
Containment
Truman Doctrine
Marshal Plan
Winston Churchill's term for the Cold War division between th…
American policy of resisting further expansion of communism a…
President Truman's policy of providing economic and military…
program designed to rebuild postwar Europe and keep it from b…
Iron Curtain
Winston Churchill's term for the Cold War division between th…
Containment
American policy of resisting further expansion of communism a…
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US History - Cold War
Containment
Truman Doctrine
Marshall Plan
Berlin Airlift
foreign policy in which the goal is to stop the spread of com…
US gave aid to Turkey and Greece to contain communism
Gave European countries money to help contain communism
when the Soviets blockaded Berlin the US airlifted the people…
Containment
foreign policy in which the goal is to stop the spread of com…
Truman Doctrine
US gave aid to Turkey and Greece to contain communism
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US History - The Cold War
Iron Curtain
Truman Doctrine
Containment
Marshall Plan
In a speech by Winston Churchill, it symbolized the separatio…
US would aid nations struggling against communist movements (…
George F. Kennan's policy to keep communism within its border…
Goal: to promote the economic recovery in Europe after WWII
Iron Curtain
In a speech by Winston Churchill, it symbolized the separatio…
Truman Doctrine
US would aid nations struggling against communist movements (…
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US HISTORY - COLD WAR
Iron Curtain
Cold War
U-2 Spy Plane Incident
Warsaw Pact
The Iron Curtain symbolized the ideological conflict and phys…
The Cold War was a sustained state of political and military…
Occurred on May 1, 1960. A United States U-2 spy plane was sh…
was a collective defense treaty among eight communist states…
Iron Curtain
The Iron Curtain symbolized the ideological conflict and phys…
Cold War
The Cold War was a sustained state of political and military…
US History Cold War
Cold War
Hydrogen Bomb
The Warshaw Pact
Joseph McCarthy
*not an actual war... Its tension between the 2 dominating natio…
Staling created this ,this could anaxalate half of the world…
(1955)... mutual defense treaty between the communist nations (8…
Senator accused anyone and everyone to being communist.*witch…
Cold War
*not an actual war... Its tension between the 2 dominating natio…
Hydrogen Bomb
Staling created this ,this could anaxalate half of the world…
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US History Cold War
Cold war
Marshall Plan
Berlin Wall
Containment Policy
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
A United States program of economic aid for the reconstructio…
A wall separating East and West Berlin built by East Germany…
A policy in which prevented the spread of communism.
Cold war
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
Marshall Plan
A United States program of economic aid for the reconstructio…
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US History Cold War
Who took over the land that would beco…
Why did the Soviet Union blockade West…
What two bodies of water does the Suez…
Where were 63 US hostages taken in 1979?
Great Britain
To retaliate for the re-unification of West Berlin
The Red Sea and the Mediterranean Sea
The US Embassy in Tehran, Iran.
Who took over the land that would beco…
Great Britain
Why did the Soviet Union blockade West…
To retaliate for the re-unification of West Berlin
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US History Cold War
Iron Curtain
NATO
Communism
Truman and Stalin
This was the name of the imaginary line separating Commie Eas…
This organization was an alliance between the US and West Eur…
Fueling Isolationism, many people were afraid that what might…
Who were the leaders of the US and the USSR at the start of t…
Iron Curtain
This was the name of the imaginary line separating Commie Eas…
NATO
This organization was an alliance between the US and West Eur…
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US History The Cold War
United Nations (UN)
satellite nation
containment *
iron curtain
an international peacekeeping organization to which most nati…
a country that is dominated politically and economically by a…
the blocking of another nation's attempts to spread its influ…
a phrase used / coined by Winston Churchill in 1946 to descri…
United Nations (UN)
an international peacekeeping organization to which most nati…
satellite nation
a country that is dominated politically and economically by a…
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US History: The Cold War
Yalta Conference
United Nations
Iron Curtain
Containment
leaders split up Germany, argued over Europe
set up to solve world problems peacfully
symbolic split between communist and non-communist countries…
US policy of stopping the spread of communism
Yalta Conference
leaders split up Germany, argued over Europe
United Nations
set up to solve world problems peacfully
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US History: Cold War
Cold War
Council of Economic Advisors
Taft-Hartley Act
Redlining
The political and economic confrontation between the soviet u…
A board of three professional economists was established in 1…
Federal legislation of 1947 that substantially limited the to…
Restricting mortgage credit and insurance to properties in ne…
Cold War
The political and economic confrontation between the soviet u…
Council of Economic Advisors
A board of three professional economists was established in 1…
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US history cold war
Cold War
Yalta Conference
results of WWII?
superpowers
ideological, political, military, and cultural conflict betwe…
Discuss postwar plan... Stalin agrees to representative governme…
Europe in economic ruin... World powers exhausted ... US saw near z…
United States and Soviet Union
Cold War
ideological, political, military, and cultural conflict betwe…
Yalta Conference
Discuss postwar plan... Stalin agrees to representative governme…
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US History- Cold War
Arms Race
Economic Dominance
Ideology
Communism
a competition between nations for superiority in the developm…
Market dominance is a measure of the strength of a brand, pro…
a system of ideas and ideals, especially one that forms the b…
a political theory derived from Karl Marx, advocating class w…
Arms Race
a competition between nations for superiority in the developm…
Economic Dominance
Market dominance is a measure of the strength of a brand, pro…
22 terms
US History - Cold War
Marshal Plan
Containment
United nations
Truman doctrine
The US provides economic aid to nation in Europe that were re…
The idea that US would stop the spread of communism by the so…
is an intergovernmental organization established 24 October 1…
Speech announcing that the US will provide military support t…
Marshal Plan
The US provides economic aid to nation in Europe that were re…
Containment
The idea that US would stop the spread of communism by the so…
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US History - The Cold War
What was the Iron Curtain?
What did Stalin do in Eastern Europe a…
Which was the only country to avoid So…
What is containment?
- term created by Winston Churchill... - described the division…
- outlawed political parties and newspapers... -installed commun…
- Yugoslavia
- created by George Kennan... - US should resist Soviet attempts…
What was the Iron Curtain?
- term created by Winston Churchill... - described the division…
What did Stalin do in Eastern Europe a…
- outlawed political parties and newspapers... -installed commun…
36 terms
Us history: Cold War
Cold War
Communism
Capitalism
Democracy
Chronic state of hostility; between the U.S. and Russia witho…
State control property, resources, etc.
Individual people having private control
Government of the people of the people for the people
Cold War
Chronic state of hostility; between the U.S. and Russia witho…
Communism
State control property, resources, etc.
80 terms
US History Cold War
military alliance of the Soviet Union…
u.s policy to limit communism
u.s policy giving massive loans and gr…
US policy to assist countries struggli…
warsaw pact
containment
marshall plan
truman doctrine
military alliance of the Soviet Union…
warsaw pact
u.s policy to limit communism
containment
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Cold War - US History
Iron Curtain
Containment
Truman Doctrine
Marshal Plan
Winston Churchill's term for the Cold War division between th…
American policy of resisting further expansion of communism a…
President Truman's policy of providing economic and military…
program designed to rebuild postwar Europe and keep it from b…
Iron Curtain
Winston Churchill's term for the Cold War division between th…
Containment
American policy of resisting further expansion of communism a…
48 terms
Cold War - US History
Big 3
Yalta
bipolar
Foreign Policy tools
Stalin, Churchill, FDR
Stalin lied; he did not remove his troops from eastern Europe…
two powers conquered the world: US and USSR
diplomacy, economic and military
Big 3
Stalin, Churchill, FDR
Yalta
Stalin lied; he did not remove his troops from eastern Europe…
US History - Cold War
Truman Doctrine
Eisenhower Doctrine
Marshall Plan
New Frontier
President Truman's promise to help nations struggling against…
policy of President Eisenhower that stated that the US would…
foreign policy that offered economic aid to western european…
President Kennedy's plan aimed at improving the economy, figh…
Truman Doctrine
President Truman's promise to help nations struggling against…
Eisenhower Doctrine
policy of President Eisenhower that stated that the US would…
37 terms
US History Cold War
What Is a "Super Power?"
Explain the "Cold War"
What was the "arm race" between the Un…
How did the U.S. dropping the atomic b…
A nation with a dominant position in international relations
A long period of tension between the U.S. and Soviet Union be…
A race between the United States and the Soviet Union to deve…
It made them feel threatened that the United States would use…
What Is a "Super Power?"
A nation with a dominant position in international relations
Explain the "Cold War"
A long period of tension between the U.S. and Soviet Union be…
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US history Cold War
Weakness of SEATO
US spy plane shows secret bunkers sovi…
US sanctions on Cuba
US destroyers being shot at in the gul…
Couldn't deploy military
Military blockades of Cuba
Shortages of basic goods
Expansion of military involvement in Vietnam
Weakness of SEATO
Couldn't deploy military
US spy plane shows secret bunkers sovi…
Military blockades of Cuba
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US History Cold War
The Arms and Space Raced involved who?
Arms=
Space=
In 1949 the Soviets developed their fi…
United States and Soviet Union
Nuclear weapons
Space exploration
nuclear weapon
The Arms and Space Raced involved who?
United States and Soviet Union
Arms=
Nuclear weapons
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US History- Cold War
Cold War---1945-1991
Yalta Conference
iron Curtain
Policy of Containment
Cold War-An era of political tension and military rivalry bet…
Before the end of the World War II, Stalin, Churchill and Roo…
(Symbolic wall) Divided Eastern Europe (communist) and Wester…
United States response to Communism-Contain and stop the spre…
Cold War---1945-1991
Cold War-An era of political tension and military rivalry bet…
Yalta Conference
Before the end of the World War II, Stalin, Churchill and Roo…
33 terms
US History - The Cold War
Iron Curtain
Truman Doctrine
Containment
Marshall Plan
In a speech by Winston Churchill, it symbolized the separatio…
US would aid nations struggling against communist movements (…
George F. Kennan's policy to keep communism within its border…
Goal: to promote the economic recovery in Europe after WWII
Iron Curtain
In a speech by Winston Churchill, it symbolized the separatio…
Truman Doctrine
US would aid nations struggling against communist movements (…
32 terms
US History: The Cold War
Capitalism
Socialism
Communism
Totalitarianism
an economic system in which investment in and ownership of th…
a theory or system of social organization that advocates the…
a theory or system of social organization based on the holdin…
a form of government in which the ruler is an absolute dictat…
Capitalism
an economic system in which investment in and ownership of th…
Socialism
a theory or system of social organization that advocates the…
62 terms
The Cold War (US history)
Truman (1944-53)
yalta conference
division of Germany
Nuremberg trials
Truman doctrine & containment
meeting to discuss europes post war reorganization, major con…
Germany & Berlin was split into 4 zones occupied by Britain,…
...
Truman (1944-53)
Truman doctrine & containment
yalta conference
meeting to discuss europes post war reorganization, major con…
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US History: The Cold War
Unilateralism
Multilateralism
Foreign Policy
Diplomacy
Solving a foreign policy crisis without the help of others
Working with other countries/international institutions to so…
A set of goals that outlines how a country will interact with…
Talking, conference
Unilateralism
Solving a foreign policy crisis without the help of others
Multilateralism
Working with other countries/international institutions to so…
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US HISTORY - COLD WAR
What name was given to the era between…
How was Germany divided at the end of…
What term was used to describe the com…
What policy was based on keeping commu…
The Cold War
Divided into four zones
Iron Curtain
Containment
What name was given to the era between…
The Cold War
How was Germany divided at the end of…
Divided into four zones
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US history - cold war
What happened to Germany after WWII?
Nickname for Korean war
June 1950: North Korea sweeps into Sou…
The Rosenbergs... -What did they do?... -Wha…
it split into 4 quadrants: US, Great Britain, France, and USS…
"forgotten war" because nothing changed after
UN sponsors "police action" to stop invasion... -led by General…
-Ethel and Julius were married and scientists at Los Alamos... -…
What happened to Germany after WWII?
it split into 4 quadrants: US, Great Britain, France, and USS…
Nickname for Korean war
"forgotten war" because nothing changed after
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US History - Cold War
What best represents the geographic ou…
What was the purpose of the Berlin Air…
What was the defensive alliance for Co…
What was the main idea of the Long Tel…
Germany was divided into 4 zones
To transport supplies from West Germany to West Berlin
Warsaw Pact
Communism needed to spread to survive
What best represents the geographic ou…
Germany was divided into 4 zones
What was the purpose of the Berlin Air…
To transport supplies from West Germany to West Berlin
37 terms
Us history cold war
What compromises about Poland new gove…
What did Roosevelt believe was the key…
What did Truman suggest to start at th…
Who suggested that the United States k…
Government would include members of the prewar polish governm…
Economic growth
If the nation can't get any relief the people might turn to c…
George Kennan
What compromises about Poland new gove…
Government would include members of the prewar polish governm…
What did Roosevelt believe was the key…
Economic growth
59 terms
US History: Cold War
When did the Cold War occur? (Years)
Which two countiries was the Cold War…
Which economic/government policy did t…
Which economic/government policy did t…
1945-1991
US & USSR (Soviet Union)
Democracy
Communist
When did the Cold War occur? (Years)
1945-1991
Which two countiries was the Cold War…
US & USSR (Soviet Union)
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us history cold war
when did franklin roosevelt die?
what was the soviet union and who by?
who mad all key economic, political, a…
when did churchill, roosevelt, and sta…
april 1945
a dictatorship under joseph stalin
communist party
in february 1945
when did franklin roosevelt die?
april 1945
what was the soviet union and who by?
a dictatorship under joseph stalin
95 terms
US History The Cold War
The Truman Doctrine and the Marshall P…
Both the Bay of Pigs invasion of Cuba…
"An attack on one shall be considered…
Shortly after World War II, the cold w…
Spread of communism
Eliminated unfriendly governments geographically close to the…
Collective security
Soviet domination of Eastern Europe
The Truman Doctrine and the Marshall P…
Spread of communism
Both the Bay of Pigs invasion of Cuba…
Eliminated unfriendly governments geographically close to the…
35 terms
Cold War US History
Yalta Conference
Marshall Plan
Molotov Plan
Truman Doctrine
meeting of "Big 3" towards end of WWII
American initiative to aid Western European countries that we…
Russian initiative to aid western european countries that wer…
stated that the US will give support to any country fighting…
Yalta Conference
meeting of "Big 3" towards end of WWII
Marshall Plan
American initiative to aid Western European countries that we…
35 terms
Cold War- History Us
cold war
. capitalism
communism
Harry S Truman
intense economic, political, military, and ideological rivalr…
: economic system based on a free market, open competition, p…
a theory or system of social organization based on the holdin…
the president who took over after Franklin Roosevelt. He made…
cold war
intense economic, political, military, and ideological rivalr…
. capitalism
: economic system based on a free market, open competition, p…
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US HISTORY COLD WAR
United nations
World bank
International monetary fund
Marshall plan
-much stronger than the League of Nations... - US, GB, FR, , SU…
An organization that makes loans to help countries rebuild an…
An organization that helped stabilize the world money supply,…
US gave billions to countries to rebuild Europe
United nations
-much stronger than the League of Nations... - US, GB, FR, , SU…
World bank
An organization that makes loans to help countries rebuild an…
25 terms
US History Cold War
Mutually Assured Destruction
Massive Retaliation
Brinkmanship
Nikita Khrushchev
Everyone dies if nuclear war starts
Destroying another country if they attack you
Going to brink of war
Sucsessor to Stalin in USSR
Mutually Assured Destruction
Everyone dies if nuclear war starts
Massive Retaliation
Destroying another country if they attack you
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US History Cold War
Containment
Geographic areas of US/USSR influence
Marshall Plan
"hot-line" between US and USSR
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-
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Containment
-
Geographic areas of US/USSR influence
-
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US History - Cold War
Joseph Stalin
Harry Truman
George Kennan
Douglas MacArthur
Became Soviet dictator in 1926 with 5 year plans to industria…
Roosevelt's VP who took over in April 1945 after Roosevelt di…
The diplomat that wrote the Long Telegram to explain Soviet b…
Famous WWII general who later led forces in Korea and Japan.…
Joseph Stalin
Became Soviet dictator in 1926 with 5 year plans to industria…
Harry Truman
Roosevelt's VP who took over in April 1945 after Roosevelt di…
15 terms
Cold War Us History
Korean War
Military-Industrial Complex
38th Parallel
Brinksmanship
Conflict over the future of the Korean peninsula, fought betw…
The military establishment as it developed links to the corpo…
Latitudinal line that divided North and South Korea at approx…
A 1956 term used by Secretary of State John Dulles to describ…
Korean War
Conflict over the future of the Korean peninsula, fought betw…
Military-Industrial Complex
The military establishment as it developed links to the corpo…
96 terms
US History Cold War
GI Bill
Marshall Plan
Iron Curtain Speech
Containment
1944- gave benifits to to WW2 veterans including financial as…
A plan that the US came up with to revive war-torn economies…
March 1946... Given by the former Prime Minister of Britain, Win…
A U.S. foreign policy adopted by President Harry Truman in th…
GI Bill
1944- gave benifits to to WW2 veterans including financial as…
Marshall Plan
A plan that the US came up with to revive war-torn economies…
27 terms
us history--cold war
Cold War
Berlin
Nato
Warsaw Pact
-A state of political hostility between countries characteriz…
blockade: the Soviet Union blocked the Western Allies railway…
-when we realized the danger in Europe and we wanted to avoid…
-the Soviet response to the NATO pact... -the Soviets organize t…
Cold War
-A state of political hostility between countries characteriz…
Berlin
blockade: the Soviet Union blocked the Western Allies railway…
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