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1

Britain's first woman prime minister

Margaret Sacher

2

In 1945, this is where Churchhill, Roosevelt, and Stalin met to discuss World War II

Yalta

3

What US president called for a new world order

George H. W. Bush

4

What European country was split by the free world and the USSR?

Germany

5

What are nations a supposedly independent but technically under the dominance of another

Satellite

6

What term was used for neutral nations that were not yet a line to see their freedom or communism during the Cold War?

Third World nations

7

What organization established in 1995 influenced global economy?

World trade organization

8

What is a lessening of tensioner hostility between nations?

Détente

9

What US president encourage the development of a Strategic Defense Initiative Program?

Ronald Reagan

10

What country crushed the freedom demonstration at Tiananmen square?

China

11

What is the largest and most intricate global project to date?

International space station

12

What author of the counter experiences during the Holocaust?

Corrie Ten Boom

13

What is the name of the organization that has integrated several countries of Europe?

European union

14

Whom to Great Britain defeat in the Falklands war?

Argentina

15

With what country did the allies feel it necessary to cooperate during World War II to defeat Germany?

Russia

16

When did Israel become a nation?

1948

17

What organization was formed in 1949 to combat the threat of communism in the free world?

NATO

18

What country launched the worlds first man-made satellite?

Soviet Union

19

When was the Korean War fought?

1950 to 1953

20

What year did the United States and all involvement in Vietnam?

1975

21

What does glasnost mean?

Openness

22

In what year did the Berlin wall come down?

1989

23

In what year did send ratify the treaty complete control of the Panama Canal to the Panamanians?

1999

24

What US president promised the Panama Canal to the Panamanians?

Carter

25

At what parallel were north and South Korea divided?

38th

26

What musician is known for the second piano Concerto the most popular piano Concerto and 20th century piano music?

Sergei Rachmaninoff

27

Find these locations

Lake Victoria
Congo river
Mozambique channel
Libya
Sudan
Nigeria
Somalia
Nile river
Liberia
Mount Kilimanjaro

28

United Nations headquarters is located here

New York City

29

Chang Kai-shek was the leader of this

The Nationalist Government of China

30

The Bay of Pigs incident occurred during the presidency of this president

John F Kennedy