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World History Cold War
cold war
containment
domino theory
Iron Curtain
intense economic political military and ideological rivalry b…
USA did not let communism spread
idea that if one country fails to communism other surrounding…
(HT) , Term used by Churchill in 1946 to describe the line of…
cold war
intense economic political military and ideological rivalry b…
containment
USA did not let communism spread
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World History: Cold War & Modern Era
Cold War; cause and why there was no d…
United Nations; what is it and how is…
Cold War; Political Ideologies and Eco…
Why was the US involved in Korea? Outc…
-state of diplomatic hostility between the US and USSR in the…
-international peace keeping organization founded in 1945 to…
-Democracy vs Communism/Totalitarianism... -Capitalist vs Commun…
-US allies with South Korea, USSR supplied North Korea with t…
Cold War; cause and why there was no d…
-state of diplomatic hostility between the US and USSR in the…
United Nations; what is it and how is…
-international peace keeping organization founded in 1945 to…
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ACCL World History: Chapter 26 (Era Overview: The Cold War and Beyond)
arms race
Cold War
containment
covert action
a competition to achieve weapons superiority
the struggle for power that took place between the United Sta…
the U.S. policy of attempting to restrict Soviet power and in…
a secret political, economic, or military operation sponsored…
arms race
a competition to achieve weapons superiority
Cold War
the struggle for power that took place between the United Sta…
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World History Unit 16 - Cold War, Decolonization, and the Post-War Era
Cold War
United Nations
Iron Curtain
Containment
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
An international organization formed after WWII to promote in…
A term popularized by British Prime Minister Winston Churchil…
A U.S. foreign policy adopted by President Harry Truman in th…
Cold War
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
United Nations
An international organization formed after WWII to promote in…
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World history cold war
Cold war
United Nations
Satellite Nation
Containment
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
an organization of independent states formed in 1945 to promo…
a state dominated politically and economically by a more powe…
American policy of resisting further expansion of communism a…
Cold war
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
United Nations
an organization of independent states formed in 1945 to promo…
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Cold War World History
Cold War
Truman Doctrine
Marshall Plan
North Atlantic Treaty Organization
A state of tension and hostility between the United States an…
The United States policy trying to contain the spread of comm…
Massive aid package offered by the United States to Europe to…
a military alliance between allies of the United States to pr…
Cold War
A state of tension and hostility between the United States an…
Truman Doctrine
The United States policy trying to contain the spread of comm…
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Cold War Era & Contemporary World
Apartheid
Arab-Israeli conflict
Berlin airlift
Berlin blockade
A South African policy of complete legal separation of the ra…
This conflict has been going on for years. It started when bo…
Airlift in 1948 that supplied food and fuel to citizens of we…
The blockade was a Soviet attempt to starve out the allies in…
Apartheid
A South African policy of complete legal separation of the ra…
Arab-Israeli conflict
This conflict has been going on for years. It started when bo…
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Cold War (World History)
Cold war
United Nations
Satellite Nation
Containment
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
an organization of independent states formed in 1945 to promo…
a state dominated politically and economically by a more powe…
American policy of resisting further expansion of communism a…
Cold war
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
United Nations
an organization of independent states formed in 1945 to promo…
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World History Unit 7 (Cold War Era and Decolonization)
Truman doctrine
Marshall plan
Superpowers
Détente
United States policy, established in 1947, of trying to conta…
massive aid package offered by the U.S. to Europe to help cou…
a nation stronger than other powerful nations
the relaxation of Cold War tensions during the 1970s
Truman doctrine
United States policy, established in 1947, of trying to conta…
Marshall plan
massive aid package offered by the U.S. to Europe to help cou…
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World history cold war
Cold war
United Nations
Satellite Nation
Containment
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
an organization of independent states formed in 1945 to promo…
a state dominated politically and economically by a more powe…
American policy of stopping further expansion of communism ar…
Cold war
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
United Nations
an organization of independent states formed in 1945 to promo…
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World history cold war
Cold war
United Nations
Satellite Nation
Containment
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
an organization of independent states formed in 1945 to promo…
a state dominated politically and economically by a more powe…
American policy of resisting further expansion of communism a…
Cold war
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
United Nations
an organization of independent states formed in 1945 to promo…
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World War II and the Early Cold War Era
Treaty of Versailles
Benito Mussolini
Adolf Hitler
appeasement
ended WWI, leading to Germany's financial hardships and its c…
totalitarian leader came to power in Italy in the early 20's…
totalitarian leader came to power in Germany in early 30's. H…
This is the policy which says that by giving in to an aggress…
Treaty of Versailles
ended WWI, leading to Germany's financial hardships and its c…
Benito Mussolini
totalitarian leader came to power in Italy in the early 20's…
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World History 10- Chapter 23(The Cold War Era)
iron curtain
Tito
Truman Doctrine
Marshall Plan
the division between Europe's free countries and the Soviet's…
Yugoslav statesman who led the resistance to German occupatio…
President Truman's policy of providing economic and military…
also known as "European Recovery Act"; $5.3 billion was used…
iron curtain
the division between Europe's free countries and the Soviet's…
Tito
Yugoslav statesman who led the resistance to German occupatio…
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World History 10- Chapter 23 Part 2(The Cold War Era)
Nikita Krushchev
Sputnik
U-2 incident
Cuban Missile Crisis
Russian leader who came to power after Stalin died; led the S…
the first man-made earth satellite
an event when an American U-2 spy plane was shot down over Ru…
1962 crisis that arose between the United States and the Sovi…
Nikita Krushchev
Russian leader who came to power after Stalin died; led the S…
Sputnik
the first man-made earth satellite
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World History: Cold War
Cold War
Truman Doctrine
Marshall Plan
Eisenhower Doctrine
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
Common name for the Cold War strategy of containment versus t…
A United States program of economic aid for the reconstructio…
Policy of the US that it would defend the Middle East against…
Cold War
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
Truman Doctrine
Common name for the Cold War strategy of containment versus t…
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Cold War - World History
Communism
Containment
Sputnik
Bay of Pigs
The system of government in the Soviet Union
The policy of the USA to stop the spread of Communism
The name of the first satellite that orbited the Earth.
A failed attempt by the United States to overthrow Fidel Cast…
Communism
The system of government in the Soviet Union
Containment
The policy of the USA to stop the spread of Communism
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Cold War Era & Contemporary World
Apartheid
Arab-Israeli conflict
Berlin airlift
Berlin blockade
A South African policy of complete legal separation of the ra…
This conflict has been going on for years. It started when bo…
Airlift in 1948 that supplied food and fuel to citizens of we…
The blockade was a Soviet attempt to starve out the allies in…
Apartheid
A South African policy of complete legal separation of the ra…
Arab-Israeli conflict
This conflict has been going on for years. It started when bo…
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world War II and the early cold war era
Adolf Hitler
appeasement
Joseph Stalin
Benito Mussolini
Austrian born Dictator of Germany, implement Fascism and caus…
this is an approach in which an aggressor nation is allowed t…
gained control of the Communist Party and became the country'…
(1883-1945) Italian leader. He founded the Italian Fascist Pa…
Adolf Hitler
Austrian born Dictator of Germany, implement Fascism and caus…
appeasement
this is an approach in which an aggressor nation is allowed t…
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World History: Cold War
Stalin
Truman
Churchill
McCarthy
Soviet leader during and after WW2
US President immediately following WW2
British Prime Minister during WW2
US Senator responsible for the Red Scare of the early '50s
Stalin
Soviet leader during and after WW2
Truman
US President immediately following WW2
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World History: Cold War
Cold War
cause of Truman doctrine
Truman Doctrine
Berlin airlift
the struggle for power and control between two nations with d…
Soviet-backed communists threatened the governments of Greece…
the U.S.' pledge to provide economic and military aid to coun…
organized by Western leaders as a massive effort to supply We…
Cold War
the struggle for power and control between two nations with d…
cause of Truman doctrine
Soviet-backed communists threatened the governments of Greece…
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World History Cold War
East/West
Iron Curtain
NATO
Warsaw Pact
North & East are communist, South & West are democratic and c…
Winston Churchill's term for the Cold War division between th…
an international organization created in 1949 by the North At…
treaty signed in 1945 that formed an alliance of the Eastern…
East/West
North & East are communist, South & West are democratic and c…
Iron Curtain
Winston Churchill's term for the Cold War division between th…
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World History Cold War
Iron Curtain
Containment
Warsaw Pact
The Berlin Wall
Dividing line across Europe between the Communist East and De…
Goal of not letting Soviet-influence expand
"Military Agreement" that Stalin abused in order to exert his…
Demonstrated the weakness of communism, because it showed tha…
Iron Curtain
Dividing line across Europe between the Communist East and De…
Containment
Goal of not letting Soviet-influence expand
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World History Cold War
Cold war
United Nations
Satellite Nation
Containment
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
an organization of independent states formed in 1945 to promo…
a state dominated politically and economically by a more powe…
American policy of resisting further expansion of communism a…
Cold war
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
United Nations
an organization of independent states formed in 1945 to promo…
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World History--The Cold War
The Cold War
Soviet Union (1921-1991)
containment, "Red Scare"
Nuclear Arms race (Mutually Assured De…
a state of political and military tension after World War II…
the Power in the Cold War
U.S policy to prevent communism from spreading
possible that war breaks out and destroying the world
The Cold War
a state of political and military tension after World War II…
Soviet Union (1921-1991)
the Power in the Cold War
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World History Cold War
Cold war
United Nations
Satellite Nation
Containment
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
an organization of independent states formed in 1945 to promo…
a state dominated politically and economically by a more powe…
American policy of resisting further expansion of communism a…
Cold war
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
United Nations
an organization of independent states formed in 1945 to promo…
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World History Cold War
containment
Marshall Plan
NATO
Cold War
U.S. policy (made by President Truman) in the late 1940s, in…
A United States program of economic aid to help rebuild Europ…
Alliance of the allied powers, all non-Communist, against the…
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
containment
U.S. policy (made by President Truman) in the late 1940s, in…
Marshall Plan
A United States program of economic aid to help rebuild Europ…
world civ (Era of the cold war)
when did the cold war begin and end?
containment
NATIO
Warsaw pact
1945-1990
the action of keeping something harmful under control
an organization formed in Washington
a military alliance of communist in eastern Europe
when did the cold war begin and end?
1945-1990
containment
the action of keeping something harmful under control
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World history cold war
Cold war
United Nations
Satellite Nation
Containment
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
an organization of independent states formed in 1945 to promo…
a state dominated politically and economically by a more powe…
American policy of resisting further expansion of communism a…
Cold war
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
United Nations
an organization of independent states formed in 1945 to promo…
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World History Cold War Test
How did WWII contribute to the develop…
Which United States policy was aimed a…
What was the name of the alliance esta…
What led the Soviets to blockade West…
The war left the Soviet Union and the United States, with con…
Truman Doctrine
Warsaw Pact
a reunification of the three Western zones of Germany
How did WWII contribute to the develop…
The war left the Soviet Union and the United States, with con…
Which United States policy was aimed a…
Truman Doctrine
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US History: Unit 4 Cold War Era
Harry S. Truman
Satellite Nations
Containment
Mao Zedong
President during the Cold War and had to deal with the rising…
Communist nations in Eastern Europe under the USSR's control
American policy of resisting further expansion of communism a…
Leader of the Communist Party in China that overthrew the Nat…
Harry S. Truman
President during the Cold War and had to deal with the rising…
Satellite Nations
Communist nations in Eastern Europe under the USSR's control
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World History: Cold War
Cold War
cause of Truman doctrine
Truman Doctrine
Berlin airlift
the struggle for power and control between two nations with d…
Soviet-backed communists threatened the governments of Greece…
the U.S.' pledge to provide economic and military aid to coun…
organized by Western leaders as a massive effort to supply We…
Cold War
the struggle for power and control between two nations with d…
cause of Truman doctrine
Soviet-backed communists threatened the governments of Greece…
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World History Cold War
United States and Soviet Union
Yalta
United Nations
Security Council
These two countries were allies during WW2, but became enemie…
In this city, the United States, Soviet Union, and Britain me…
The international organization that was intended to protect I…
An 11- member body of the UN had the most power of the organi…
United States and Soviet Union
These two countries were allies during WW2, but became enemie…
Yalta
In this city, the United States, Soviet Union, and Britain me…
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COLD WAR/WORLD HISTORY
the crucial orgins of the cold war lay…
When the Soviet Union denied the US, B…
soviet specialist George F. Kennan fra…
the fundamental idea of president Trum…
Eastern Europe
organizing a gigantic airlift of supplies to Berlin
containment
Soviet expansion should be blocked by firm but not aggressive…
the crucial orgins of the cold war lay…
Eastern Europe
When the Soviet Union denied the US, B…
organizing a gigantic airlift of supplies to Berlin
World history:Cold War
U.S.S.R.
Cold War
Satellite
Iron curtain
A communist country which had Russia as its biggest territory.
A struggle between the U.S.S.R. and the U.S. For world suprem…
A country that is controlled by another country.
First used by Winston Churchill to talk about the communist b…
U.S.S.R.
A communist country which had Russia as its biggest territory.
Cold War
A struggle between the U.S.S.R. and the U.S. For world suprem…
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Modern World History Cold War
containment
Marshall Plan
NATO
Cold War
U.S. policy (made by President Truman) in the late 1940s, in…
A United States program of economic aid to help rebuild Europ…
Alliance of the allied powers, all non-Communist, against the…
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
containment
U.S. policy (made by President Truman) in the late 1940s, in…
Marshall Plan
A United States program of economic aid to help rebuild Europ…
20 terms
world history: cold war
economies: USA
economies: USSR
cold war in asia: china
cold war in asia: communism in china
freedom... - free enterprise economy (mostly capitalist free bus…
equality... - communist economy (government controls everything)…
- spheres of influence in early 1900s (people unhappy)... - empe…
- Mao Zedong covets peasant support... "the people are the water…
economies: USA
freedom... - free enterprise economy (mostly capitalist free bus…
economies: USSR
equality... - communist economy (government controls everything)…
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AP WORLD HISTORY ERA 6: THE WORLD WARS, COLD WAR, POST WWII INDEPENDENCE MOVEMENTS
Otto von Bismarck
Kaiser William II
Franz Ferdinand
Gavrilo Princip
Prime minister of Germany, united Germany, created Triple All…
ousted Bismark out of prime minister spot, ignored Russia, no…
Archduke of Austria Hungary, visited capitol of Bosnia and wa…
Serbian nationalist who shot and killed Archduke Franz Ferdin…
Otto von Bismarck
Prime minister of Germany, united Germany, created Triple All…
Kaiser William II
ousted Bismark out of prime minister spot, ignored Russia, no…
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US History: Unit 4 Cold War Era
Harry S. Truman
Satellite Nations
Containment
Bomb Shelters
President during the beginning of the Cold War and had to dea…
Nations politically and economically dominated or controlled…
US policy to stop the spread of Communism
After WWII, thousands of families built these in their yards…
Harry S. Truman
President during the beginning of the Cold War and had to dea…
Satellite Nations
Nations politically and economically dominated or controlled…
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World History: Cold War
Yalta Conference
United Nations
Security Council
Iron Curtain
Meeting between U.S., Great Britain, and the Soviet Union.
International Organization that protects against aggression.(…
Settles disputes with the military.(15 members)
Division between Communist (east) and Democratic (west)
Yalta Conference
Meeting between U.S., Great Britain, and the Soviet Union.
United Nations
International Organization that protects against aggression.(…
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World History Cold War
United States and Soviet Union
Yalta
Soviet Union
Security Council
These two countries were allies during WW2, but became enemie…
In this city, the United States, Soviet Union, and Britain me…
The international organization that was intended to protect I…
An 11- member body of the UN had the most power of the organi…
United States and Soviet Union
These two countries were allies during WW2, but became enemie…
Yalta
In this city, the United States, Soviet Union, and Britain me…
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Cold War: Post World War II Era
Yalta Pact
Iron Curtain
Truman Doctrine
Great Leap Forward
pact between US, UK& USSR near end of ww1 about allying their…
during the Cold War, the boundary separating the Communist na…
announced by President Harry Truman in 1947, a U.S. policy of…
(1958) Mao Zedong's second Five-Year Plan for China; its goal…
Yalta Pact
pact between US, UK& USSR near end of ww1 about allying their…
Iron Curtain
during the Cold War, the boundary separating the Communist na…
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World History - Cold War
Superpowers
Anti ballistic missiles
Ronald Reagan
Détente
Nations stronger than other powerful nations
Missiles that can shoot down other missiles from hostile coun…
President of United States from 1980 to 1988
Relaxation of Cold War tensions
Superpowers
Nations stronger than other powerful nations
Anti ballistic missiles
Missiles that can shoot down other missiles from hostile coun…
32 terms
World history the Cold War
USSR
Cold war
Satellite
Iron curtain
A communist country which had russia as its biggest territory
A struggle between the USSR and the U.S. for world supremacy
A country which is controlled by another country
First used by Winston Churchill to talk about the communist b…
USSR
A communist country which had russia as its biggest territory
Cold war
A struggle between the USSR and the U.S. for world supremacy
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23 The Cold War Era
iron curtain
Cold War
Truman Doctrine
containment
the dividing line between Western Europe and Communist Easter…
post-World War II state of apprehension, hostility, and compe…
the principle, enunciated by Harry S. Truman, of assisting co…
the use of military, economic, diplomatic, and psychological…
iron curtain
the dividing line between Western Europe and Communist Easter…
Cold War
post-World War II state of apprehension, hostility, and compe…
13 terms
World History. Cold War Vocab.
Marshall Plan
Truman Doctrine
Cold War
Iron Curtain
A United States program of economic aid for the reconstructio…
1947, President Truman's policy of providing economic and mil…
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
A political barrier that isolated the peoples of Eastern Euro…
Marshall Plan
A United States program of economic aid for the reconstructio…
Truman Doctrine
1947, President Truman's policy of providing economic and mil…
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World History - Cold War
Veto power
United Nations
Nuremberg trials
General assembly
Power to defeat a measure with one single vote
Organization of nations to keep peace through collective secu…
Postwar trials of mask leaders charged with crimes against pe…
One body of the United Nations, comprised of any nation that…
Veto power
Power to defeat a measure with one single vote
United Nations
Organization of nations to keep peace through collective secu…
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World History-Cold War
Yalta Conference
United nations
Iron Curtain
Containment
Meeting of British Prime Minister Winston Churchhill, soviet…
International peacekeeping organization founded in 1945 to pr…
The boundary separating the communist nations of Eastern Euro…
United States policy of multiple strategies to prevent spread…
Yalta Conference
Meeting of British Prime Minister Winston Churchhill, soviet…
United nations
International peacekeeping organization founded in 1945 to pr…
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world history: cold war
Yalta Conference
United Nations
The Iron Curtain (who coined the term?…
Containment Policy
a meeting between the US, Britain, and USSR where they agreed…
an international peacekeeping organization founded in 1945 to…
coined by Truman; represented Europe's division into mostly d…
policy directed at blocking Soviet influence and stopping the…
Yalta Conference
a meeting between the US, Britain, and USSR where they agreed…
United Nations
an international peacekeeping organization founded in 1945 to…
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Cold War - World History
superpowers
Truman doctrine
Marshall plan
satellite states
military power + political influence, US +SU
us would provide money to countries threatened by communist o…
european recovery program
country that is economically and politically dependent on ano…
superpowers
military power + political influence, US +SU
Truman doctrine
us would provide money to countries threatened by communist o…
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