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Middle East today
What was the soviet union?
What were the two sides of the soviet-…
Who did the United States support and…
What did the Soviets try and install
Socialist and communist country
Afghan rebels (Mujahideen) ... And the Soviet
The rebels and they turned out to be Taliban
Install their own government
What was the soviet union?
Socialist and communist country
What were the two sides of the soviet-…
Afghan rebels (Mujahideen) ... And the Soviet
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Iran quiz
Definition of containment
For influence in all parts of the worl…
Definition of communism
US (democratic) and USSR (communist)
The US and Russia were in a military and ideological competit…
US main goal during the Cold War Era
Political, economic, and social ideology. The main goals of c…
Who is involved in Cold War?
Definition of containment
The US and Russia were in a military and ideological competit…
For influence in all parts of the worl…
US main goal during the Cold War Era
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unit 2 s.s Mrs. Collins
When was the collapse of the Ottoman E…
What Countries received most of the la…
Was the partition of the land based on…
Give an example of a conflict that res…
1918 after joining the loosing side
Great Britain and France
No
The Kurds fight for their own land
When was the collapse of the Ottoman E…
1918 after joining the loosing side
What Countries received most of the la…
Great Britain and France
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isreal/palestine day 4 social studies 20-1
what is an example of an preventive st…
who won the six day war?
what do the isrealis take after winnin…
what was the city jerusalem mandated t…
usa invasion of iraq
isreal
sinai peninsula-egypt, gaza strip-egypt, golan hieghts - syri…
an international city where everyone has acees to it
what is an example of an preventive st…
usa invasion of iraq
who won the six day war?
isreal
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APUSH - Time Period 9
Ronald Reagan
Election of 1980
Iranian Hostage Crisis
Margaret Thatcher
American politician and actor, 40th president of the United S…
Ronald Reagan defeated Jimmy Carter for president by a lot
52 American diplomats held hostage in Iran for over a year (4…
Great Britain's first female prime minister (1979); best budd…
Ronald Reagan
American politician and actor, 40th president of the United S…
Election of 1980
Ronald Reagan defeated Jimmy Carter for president by a lot
US Foreign Policy
FDR's Great Design
Truman Doctrine
Marshall Plan
NSC-68
saw threat posed by SU, but believed he could work along with…
1947-49... saw soviets as a political and economic threat... asymme…
reconstruction assistance in Western Europe post WWII
1950-53... symmetrical containment... triple defense spending
FDR's Great Design
saw threat posed by SU, but believed he could work along with…
Truman Doctrine
1947-49... saw soviets as a political and economic threat... asymme…
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EOC 3
Anarchy
Communism
Contemporary
Diplomacy
Chaos in a country lack of central gov
Gov makes all decisions for the peope
Events happening at The same time
Relations between nations
Anarchy
Chaos in a country lack of central gov
Communism
Gov makes all decisions for the peope
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History
Soviet leader who helped end the Cold…
Revolutionaries attacked US embassy in…
President Ford also provided amnesty f…
Reagan supported the Strategic Defense…
Gorbachave
supported Shah, giving him medicare
dodged the draft
shoot down any weapons
Soviet leader who helped end the Cold…
Gorbachave
Revolutionaries attacked US embassy in…
supported Shah, giving him medicare
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AFP Final
4 patterns of presidential-congressional
presidential war powers
congressional war powers
war powers resolution
1) Competitive --> active & aggressive... 2) Supportive --> acti…
commander in chief, head of military
declare war and provide for common defense
- most central and controversial ... 1) Came in response to Viet…
4 patterns of presidential-congressional
1) Competitive --> active & aggressive... 2) Supportive --> acti…
presidential war powers
commander in chief, head of military
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US History Exam Review - Unit 8
US involvement in Vietnam in the 1950s
US objective in Vietnam
Gulf of Tonkin Resolution
War Powers Act
During the French Indochina war, when France tried to reestab…
To prevent Communism by providing economic and military aid t…
In 1964 a North Vietnamese patrol boat allegedly fired a torp…
After the devastation of the Vietnam War, this act greatly re…
US involvement in Vietnam in the 1950s
During the French Indochina war, when France tried to reestab…
US objective in Vietnam
To prevent Communism by providing economic and military aid t…
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World Geo test terms
where is the middle east?
what is the middle east?
why is northern Africa included in the…
what is the dominant climate?
asia, africa, europe
areas of west afghanistan/ pakistan including iran
islam and arabs have same religion and similar culture
arid
where is the middle east?
asia, africa, europe
what is the middle east?
areas of west afghanistan/ pakistan including iran
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GEO 1310 Exam 3
How were the Zagros and Elburz formed?
Which mountain ranges have a high risk…
What mountain range is home to Saudi A…
What rivers is Mesopotamia located in…
The Arabian Plate breaking away from Africa and crashing into…
Zagros and Elburz
Asir Mountains
The Tigris and Euphrates
How were the Zagros and Elburz formed?
The Arabian Plate breaking away from Africa and crashing into…
Which mountain ranges have a high risk…
Zagros and Elburz
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history units 11-12
civil rights
what methods were used during the civi…
martin luther king
maloclm x
constitutional right due to all citizens
sit-ins (people protested by sitting down in restaurants and…
leader of the civil rights movement; non violent; practiced c…
black muslim who believed african americans should separate t…
civil rights
constitutional right due to all citizens
what methods were used during the civi…
sit-ins (people protested by sitting down in restaurants and…
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HIST 112 Final Exam Terms
Televangelism
Moral majority
Reaganomics (aka supply side economics)
Federally funded programs
Main component in Reagan vs. Bush election which allowed peop…
Reagan's followers of televangelists and the republican party
Large tax cuts for the highest bracket/wealthiest with the be…
What did Reagan cut in response to the growing federal deficit?
Televangelism
Main component in Reagan vs. Bush election which allowed peop…
Moral majority
Reagan's followers of televangelists and the republican party
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Intro to International Relations: Part 2
War
Interstate War
Reasons for the fewer Interstate Wars…
Intrastate War (Civil War)
An event involving the organised use of military force by at…
A war in which the main participants are states; very rare an…
1. Democratic Peace Theory... 2. M.A.D.... 3. Pax Americana... 4. Intl…
A war in which the main participants are within the same stat…
War
An event involving the organised use of military force by at…
Interstate War
A war in which the main participants are states; very rare an…
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Global Issues: Terrorism
Explain this statement: "...[Terrorist…
What two lessons did terrorists throug…
What situations did the early laws aga…
The reading says that state-sponsered…
there is ultimately a motive for every terrorist act other th…
a.) they learned that they could capture the world's attentio…
early laws addressed specific acts of terrorism, including ai…
states realized that supporting terrorist groups was an effec…
Explain this statement: "...[Terrorist…
there is ultimately a motive for every terrorist act other th…
What two lessons did terrorists throug…
a.) they learned that they could capture the world's attentio…
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International Relations Terrorism Test
terrorism
state-sponsored terrorism
terror of the state
Munich Olympic Games 1972
the use of violence and intimidation in the pursuit of politi…
government support of a group not affiliated with the state t…
terrorism conducted by the state against it's own people or a…
-Palestinian terrorists stormed Olympic Village and killed 2…
terrorism
the use of violence and intimidation in the pursuit of politi…
state-sponsored terrorism
government support of a group not affiliated with the state t…
History exam 3: Regan years
1980 election
what did bush call RR economic policy
what did RR say about carter's foreign…
RR called vietnam
1) RR (right) opposed abortion & EKA... 2) George H. W. Bush sup…
voo doo economics
gave away the panama canal and stabbed Taiwan in the back
honorable cause
1980 election
1) RR (right) opposed abortion & EKA... 2) George H. W. Bush sup…
what did bush call RR economic policy
voo doo economics
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Middle East Test
What was the name of the ancient Middl…
Why has the Middle East been an import…
Protests have broken out in the last f…
Why does the USA have some concerns ab…
mesopotamia
It is a crossroads for trade among Europe, Africa, and Asia
monarchs and dictators
more instability in the area. democracy could bring groups to…
What was the name of the ancient Middl…
mesopotamia
Why has the Middle East been an import…
It is a crossroads for trade among Europe, Africa, and Asia
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History- chapter 23/24 test
Russia's involvement in World War I en…
After highly mobile beginning on the W…
I attacking Austria in May 1915, Italy
World War I, the Western front was cha…
Signed the Treaty of Brest- Lotovskwith Germany - giving up R…
War of attrition
Betrayed Germany and Austria
Trench warfare that kept both sides and virtually the same po…
Russia's involvement in World War I en…
Signed the Treaty of Brest- Lotovskwith Germany - giving up R…
After highly mobile beginning on the W…
War of attrition
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ww2 test
7 causes of ww2
who is on the axis side
who is on the allies side
what is appeasement
axis totalitarian... axis militarism ... axis imperialism... axis nati…
germany, italy, japan
US, Britain, Russia(soviet union), France
to give someone to shut them up... give hitler land to stop/shut…
7 causes of ww2
axis totalitarian... axis militarism ... axis imperialism... axis nati…
who is on the axis side
germany, italy, japan
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