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Larkin - Cold War
Seoul
Douglas MacArthur
38th Parallel
Harry Truman
capital of South Korea
American general who was commander of the United Nations forc…
at the end of the Second World War Korea was divided in two a…
American President at the start of the Korean War; it was his…
Seoul
capital of South Korea
Douglas MacArthur
American general who was commander of the United Nations forc…
23 terms
Larkin - Cold War - 23 terms - from Mrs. Boyer
Seoul
Douglas MacArthur
38th Parallel
Harry Truman
capital of South Korea
American general who was commander of the United Nations forc…
at the end of the Second World War Korea was divided in two a…
American President at the start of the Korean War; it was his…
Seoul
capital of South Korea
Douglas MacArthur
American general who was commander of the United Nations forc…
29 terms
The Cold War
The Cold War
Capitalism
Communism
United States
The era of a state of tensions between the U.S. and Soviet Un…
An economic and political system in which a country's trade a…
A political system in which the government owns all property…
One of the superpowers at the end of WWII, ended up surpassin…
The Cold War
The era of a state of tensions between the U.S. and Soviet Un…
Capitalism
An economic and political system in which a country's trade a…
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Cold War
After WW II, what happened to Germany?
What type of government was the Soviet…
Why did the U.S. get involved in Korea…
What is the Cuban Missile Crisis?
Germany was divided into East and West Germany
Communist
to contain (stop the spread of) communism
when President John F. Kennedy blockaded Cuba because of the…
After WW II, what happened to Germany?
Germany was divided into East and West Germany
What type of government was the Soviet…
Communist
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Larkin - Vietnam War - NOT DONE
Cold War
containment
Vietcong
guerrilla
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Cold War
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containment
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Cold War
Cold War
Truman Doctrine
containment
Marshall Plan
about fifty years of intense conflict between the US and the…
issued with a foreign policy goal of containing the spread of…
policy of keeping communism from spreading
plan in which the US gave economic aid to eastern European co…
Cold War
about fifty years of intense conflict between the US and the…
Truman Doctrine
issued with a foreign policy goal of containing the spread of…
55 terms
Cold War
Capitalism
Communism
Containment
Satellite Nations
An economic system in which private individuals and corporati…
An economic and political system based on one-party governmen…
The blocking of another nation's attempts to spread it's infl…
A country that is dominated politically and economically by a…
Capitalism
An economic system in which private individuals and corporati…
Communism
An economic and political system based on one-party governmen…
10 terms
The Cold War
Cold War
nuclear weapons
Soviet Union
United States
The struggle for global power between the United States and t…
Weapons, such as an atomic bomb or hydrogen bomb, whose destr…
The Union of Soviet Socialist Republics, abbreviated to USSR…
Conflicts of national interest caused the World War II allian…
Cold War
The struggle for global power between the United States and t…
nuclear weapons
Weapons, such as an atomic bomb or hydrogen bomb, whose destr…
Cold War
iron curtain
Warsaw Pact
NATO
Cold War
invisible line showing division in Europe between Western Dem…
alliance of Communist Soviet Union and its satellite states
alliance of democratic nations fighting against communist cou…
46-year struggle between U.S. and Soviet over distrust and di…
iron curtain
invisible line showing division in Europe between Western Dem…
Warsaw Pact
alliance of Communist Soviet Union and its satellite states
21 terms
Cold War
UN United Nations
Iron Curtain
containment
Truman Doctrine
international organization intended to protect member countri…
during the Cold War, the boundary separating the Communist na…
a US foreign policy adopted by President Truman in the late 1…
announced by President Truman in 1947, a US policy of giving…
UN United Nations
international organization intended to protect member countri…
Iron Curtain
during the Cold War, the boundary separating the Communist na…
25 terms
Cold War
Marshall Plan
Truman Doctrine
United Nations
Containment
- U.S. plan to give war-torn European countries money to rebu…
- President Truman's policy... - the United States would help an…
- founded in 1945 at the end of WWII... - worldwide organization…
- President Truman's policy... - containing communism = keepin…
Marshall Plan
- U.S. plan to give war-torn European countries money to rebu…
Truman Doctrine
- President Truman's policy... - the United States would help an…
15 terms
Cold War
Cold War
superpower
NATO
Warsaw Pact
(1945-1991) The period after the WWII marked by rivalry and t…
A nation stronger than other powerful nations (U.S. and Sovie…
An international organization created in 1949 by the North At…
An alliance made in 1955 between the Soviet Union and other E…
Cold War
(1945-1991) The period after the WWII marked by rivalry and t…
superpower
A nation stronger than other powerful nations (U.S. and Sovie…
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Cold War
Sputnik
United Nations
George Marshall
containment
Soviet satellite whose launch started the space race.
International organization aimed at establishing world peace
secretary of state who directed economic aid for Western Europe
US effort to stop the spread of Soviet communism
Sputnik
Soviet satellite whose launch started the space race.
United Nations
International organization aimed at establishing world peace
31 terms
Cold War
Capitalism
Communism
Containment
Satellite Nations
An economic system in which private individuals and corporati…
An economic and political system based on one-party governmen…
The blocking of another nation's attempts to spread it's infl…
A country that is dominated politically and economically by a…
Capitalism
An economic system in which private individuals and corporati…
Communism
An economic and political system based on one-party governmen…
COLD WAR
iron curtain
Truman Doctrine
containment policy
Marshall Plan
symbolic phrase describing the division of Europe into the Ea…
Americans will resist Soviet communist expansion by using mil…
limit communism to where it already exists
economic and food assistance to help countires in Europe rebu…
iron curtain
symbolic phrase describing the division of Europe into the Ea…
Truman Doctrine
Americans will resist Soviet communist expansion by using mil…
35 terms
Cold War
Cold War
Truman Doctrine
containment
Marshall Plan
state of tension and hostility between the U.S. and U.S.S.R.…
U.S. foreign policy with the goal of containing the spread of…
policy of keeping communism from spreading
plan in which the US gave economic aid to eastern European co…
Cold War
state of tension and hostility between the U.S. and U.S.S.R.…
Truman Doctrine
U.S. foreign policy with the goal of containing the spread of…
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The Cold War
Berlin Airlift
Josef Stalin
Superpowers
Communism
In June 1948, the Soviets blockaded all land and water traffi…
A harsh dictator (absolute power); many lived in terror of hi…
United States and Russia... Strong, wealthy countries with large…
A political theory derived from Karl Marx, advocating class w…
Berlin Airlift
In June 1948, the Soviets blockaded all land and water traffi…
Josef Stalin
A harsh dictator (absolute power); many lived in terror of hi…
10 terms
Cold War
iron curtain
Warsaw Pact
NATO
Cold War
invisible line showing division in Europe between Western Dem…
alliance of Communist Soviet Union and its satellite states
alliance of democratic nations fighting against communist cou…
46-year struggle between U.S. and Soviet over distrust and di…
iron curtain
invisible line showing division in Europe between Western Dem…
Warsaw Pact
alliance of Communist Soviet Union and its satellite states
11 terms
The Cold War
Cold War
nuclear weapon
deterrence
satellite nation
Conflict between the United States and the Soviet Union datin…
weapon whose destructive power comes from an uncontrolled nuc…
maintenance of military power for the purpose of discouraging…
nation politically and economically dominated or controlled b…
Cold War
Conflict between the United States and the Soviet Union datin…
nuclear weapon
weapon whose destructive power comes from an uncontrolled nuc…
11 terms
The Cold War
communism
cold war
iron curtain
Berlin airlift
the government owns the factories and natural resources and c…
a war, or state of tension, that is fought with threats, word…
an imaginary wall or dividing line separating the Soviet Unio…
To help the people of West Berlin, the U.S. and Allied countr…
communism
the government owns the factories and natural resources and c…
cold war
a war, or state of tension, that is fought with threats, word…
32 terms
The Cold War
Communist government
Joseph Stalin
atomic bomb or nuclear bomb
NATO
The government owns and runs everything. In theory, everythin…
Bolshevik revolutionary, head of the Soviet Communists after…
The nuclear bombs were dropped by an American bomber on Hiros…
North Atlantic Treaty Organization, was an alliance made to d…
Communist government
The government owns and runs everything. In theory, everythin…
Joseph Stalin
Bolshevik revolutionary, head of the Soviet Communists after…
27 terms
Cold War
Iron Curtain
NATO
Domino Theory
Containment
The imaginary line in Cold War Europe that divided the free c…
North Atlantic Treaty Organization- the countries that became…
The US belief that if one country in a region turned communis…
The US policy of providing military and economic aid to count…
Iron Curtain
The imaginary line in Cold War Europe that divided the free c…
NATO
North Atlantic Treaty Organization- the countries that became…
18 terms
Cold War
Cold War
Truman Doctrine
containment
Marshall Plan
about fifty years of intense conflict between the US and the…
issued with a foreign policy goal of containing the spread of…
policy of keeping communism from spreading
plan in which the US gave economic aid to eastern European co…
Cold War
about fifty years of intense conflict between the US and the…
Truman Doctrine
issued with a foreign policy goal of containing the spread of…
34 terms
The Cold War
Cold War
Contaiment
1946 Operation Dixie
1947 Taft-Harley Act
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
U.S. foreign policy that was supposed to keep communism from…
AFL & CIO launch a campaign to bring unionization to the Sout…
• Sought to reverse some gains made by labor groups... • Authori…
Cold War
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
Contaiment
U.S. foreign policy that was supposed to keep communism from…
18 terms
The Cold War
Communist government
Joseph Stalin
atomic bomb or nuclear bomb
NATO
The government owns and runs everything. In theory, everythin…
Bolshevik revolutionary, head of the Soviet Communists after…
The nuclear bombs were dropped by an American bomber on Hiros…
North Atlantic Treaty Organization, was an alliance made to d…
Communist government
The government owns and runs everything. In theory, everythin…
Joseph Stalin
Bolshevik revolutionary, head of the Soviet Communists after…
36 terms
Cold War
Cold War
Truman Doctrine
containment
Marshall Plan
about fifty years of intense conflict between the US and the…
issued with a foreign policy goal of containing the spread of…
policy of keeping communism from spreading
plan in which the US gave economic aid to eastern European co…
Cold War
about fifty years of intense conflict between the US and the…
Truman Doctrine
issued with a foreign policy goal of containing the spread of…
11 terms
The Cold War
Cold War
nuclear war
deterrence
satellite nation
Conflict between the United States and the Soviet Union datin…
weapon whose destructive power comes from an uncontrolled nuc…
maintenance of military power for the purpose of discouraging…
nation politically and economically dominated or controlled b…
Cold War
Conflict between the United States and the Soviet Union datin…
nuclear war
weapon whose destructive power comes from an uncontrolled nuc…
14 terms
Cold War
containment
deterrence
domino theory
"Iron Curtain" speech
A U.S. foreign policy adopted by President Harry Truman in th…
Basic feature of American foreign policy to maintain massive…
A theory that if one nation comes under Communist control, th…
Winston Churchill gave this speech at Westminster College in…
containment
A U.S. foreign policy adopted by President Harry Truman in th…
deterrence
Basic feature of American foreign policy to maintain massive…
52 terms
The Cold War
Containment
Communism
Capitalism
Demobilization
American policy of resisting further expansion of communism a…
A political system in which the government owns all property…
An economic system based on private property and free enterpr…
act of changing from a war basis to a peace basis including d…
Containment
American policy of resisting further expansion of communism a…
Communism
A political system in which the government owns all property…
29 terms
The Cold War
cold war
contaiment
iron curtain
truman doctrine
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
U.S. foreign policy that was supposed to keep communism from…
A political barrier that isolated the peoples of Eastern Euro…
President Truman's policy of providing economic and military…
cold war
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
contaiment
U.S. foreign policy that was supposed to keep communism from…
25 terms
The Cold War
Cold War
rivalry
superpowers
communism
(1945-1991) The period after the WWII marked by rivalry and t…
A competition between two or more groups. During the Cold War…
After WWII, USA and USSR emerged as 2 huge powerful countries
A political system characterized by a centrally planned econo…
Cold War
(1945-1991) The period after the WWII marked by rivalry and t…
rivalry
A competition between two or more groups. During the Cold War…
29 terms
The Cold War
United Nations
Security Council
veto power
Cold War
organization of nations joined together to keep peace through…
council, or group, of the United Nations that includes tempor…
power to defeat (not accept) a suggested law with one vote
anger and an increase in the number of weapons between the co…
United Nations
organization of nations joined together to keep peace through…
Security Council
council, or group, of the United Nations that includes tempor…
10 terms
COLD WAR
Marshall Plan
Truman Doctrine
Armistance
Dominoe Theory
provided economic aide to European countries.
the U.S. policy to stop the spread of communism around the wo…
an agreement to stop fighting.
If one country fell to communism the other neighboring countr…
Marshall Plan
provided economic aide to European countries.
Truman Doctrine
the U.S. policy to stop the spread of communism around the wo…
20 terms
Cold War Terms
United Nations
Yalta Conference
Potsdam Conference
Satellite states
An international peacekeeping organization created in 1945 to…
It was a meeting of the Big Three (Churchill, Stalin, and Roo…
It was a meeting between Truman, Churchill and Stalin after G…
These are a strip of nations along the Soviet Union's Western…
United Nations
An international peacekeeping organization created in 1945 to…
Yalta Conference
It was a meeting of the Big Three (Churchill, Stalin, and Roo…
7 terms
Cold War
Cold War
NATO
Warsaw Pact
Superpowers
Cold War
NATO
10 terms
Cold War
Space Race
Marshall Plan
Red Scare
Red China
was a 20th-century competition between two Cold War rivals, t…
A program by which the United States gave large amounts of ec…
the Cold War between the Soviet Union and the United States i…
is a dated term, used during Cold War years primarily in the…
Space Race
was a 20th-century competition between two Cold War rivals, t…
Marshall Plan
A program by which the United States gave large amounts of ec…
12 terms
Cold War
Communism
Cold War
Iron Curtain
Berlin Airlift
The government owns all the stores, factories, farms, banks,…
A 40-year standoff (1947-1991) between the United States and…
An imaginary wall or dividing line separating the Soviet Unio…
In an effort to pressure the Allies out of West Berlin, the S…
Communism
The government owns all the stores, factories, farms, banks,…
Cold War
A 40-year standoff (1947-1991) between the United States and…
26 terms
Cold War
Cold War
Truman Doctrine
containment
Marshall Plan
about forty years of intense conflict between the US and the…
issued with a foreign policy goal of containing the spread of…
policy of keeping communism from spreading
plan in which the US gave economic aid to eastern European co…
Cold War
about forty years of intense conflict between the US and the…
Truman Doctrine
issued with a foreign policy goal of containing the spread of…
23 terms
Cold War
Cold War
Truman Doctrine
containment
Marshall Plan
about fifty years of intense conflict between the US and the…
issued with a foreign policy goal of containing the spread of…
policy of keeping communism from spreading
plan in which the US gave economic aid to eastern European co…
Cold War
about fifty years of intense conflict between the US and the…
Truman Doctrine
issued with a foreign policy goal of containing the spread of…
55 terms
Cold War
Capitalism
Communism
Containment
Satellite Nations
An economic system in which private individuals and corporati…
An economic and political system based on one-party governmen…
The blocking of another nation's attempts to spread it's infl…
A country that is dominated politically and economically by a…
Capitalism
An economic system in which private individuals and corporati…
Communism
An economic and political system based on one-party governmen…
28 terms
COLD WAR
The Cold War
Communism
Democracy
Containment
1947-1991. The military and political tension between the dem…
A economic and political system in which all members of a soc…
A form of government in which the people of a country either…
The United States' policy of preventing the spread of communi…
The Cold War
1947-1991. The military and political tension between the dem…
Communism
A economic and political system in which all members of a soc…
23 terms
Cold War
Cold War
Truman Doctrine
containment
Marshall Plan
about fifty years of intense conflict between the US and the…
issued with a foreign policy goal of containing the spread of…
policy of keeping communism from spreading
plan in which the US gave economic aid to eastern European co…
Cold War
about fifty years of intense conflict between the US and the…
Truman Doctrine
issued with a foreign policy goal of containing the spread of…
28 terms
Cold War
Potsdam Conference
United Nations
North Atlantic Treaty Organization
Warsaw Pact
Allied leaders met to decide how to oversee the defeated Nazi…
formed after WWII to be a more effective international organi…
forming a military alliance in which an attack on one of the…
Soviets set up a buffer zone using the Eastern European count…
Potsdam Conference
Allied leaders met to decide how to oversee the defeated Nazi…
United Nations
formed after WWII to be a more effective international organi…
130 terms
Cold War
US & Soviet Union
Union of Soviet Socialist Republics
Marshall Plan
Truman Doctrine
The Two Superpowers of the Cold War
USSR stands for
A 1948 American initiative to aid Western Europe, in which th…
An American foreign policy to stop Soviet imperialism during…
US & Soviet Union
The Two Superpowers of the Cold War
Union of Soviet Socialist Republics
USSR stands for
46 terms
Cold War
Cold War
Democracy
Communism
Capitalism
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
A form of government in which citizens govern themselves
A political and economic system where factors of production a…
respects individuals right to own property and means of produ…
Cold War
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
Democracy
A form of government in which citizens govern themselves
21 terms
Cold War
Cold War
Cold War Tensions
Cuban Missile Crisis
Truman Doctrine
1945-1991 A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet U…
The level of tension between the United States and the Soviet…
(JFK) , , an international crisis in October 1962, the closes…
A doctrine that promised to aid people struggling to resist t…
Cold War
1945-1991 A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet U…
Cold War Tensions
The level of tension between the United States and the Soviet…
10 terms
Cold War
Germany
Soviet Union
USA, Great Britain, France
Cold War
the nation that was split into east and west after WWII
the country that controlled East Germany and spread communism…
the countries that controlled the western part of Germany and…
a time of tension between the USA and the Soviet Union; did n…
Germany
the nation that was split into east and west after WWII
Soviet Union
the country that controlled East Germany and spread communism…
23 terms
Cold War
Cold War
Truman Doctrine
containment
Marshall Plan
about fifty years of intense conflict between the US and the…
issued with a foreign policy goal of containing the spread of…
policy of keeping communism from spreading
plan in which the US gave economic aid to eastern European co…
Cold War
about fifty years of intense conflict between the US and the…
Truman Doctrine
issued with a foreign policy goal of containing the spread of…
17 terms
Cold War
New Challenges
Cold War
Berlin Wall
United Soviet Socialist Republics (U.S…
1. Role U.S. military intervention... 2. Environmental challenge…
State of tension between the United States and the Soviet Uni…
Massive concrete wall erected to stop East Berlin citizens fr…
The country founded in 1922 after the 1917 Russian Revolution…
New Challenges
1. Role U.S. military intervention... 2. Environmental challenge…
Cold War
State of tension between the United States and the Soviet Uni…
25 terms
Cold war
Cold War
Iron curtain
Truman Doctrine
Marshall Plan
a confrontation between the free nations of the world (US) an…
imaginary wall separating Soviet satellite countries from the…
US President offered military aid to Greece and Turkey when c…
massive aid program for war torn European countries
Cold War
a confrontation between the free nations of the world (US) an…
Iron curtain
imaginary wall separating Soviet satellite countries from the…
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