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31

Sadden Hussein invaded Kuwait and was the leader of this country

Iraq

32

US president who signed a cease-fire ending the Vietnam conflict

Nixon

33

This country was created for the Muslims of India

Pakistan

34

NAFTA was a free-trade agreement signed by the United States, Canada and this country

Mexico

35

General Norman Schwarzkopf led US forces during this war

The Persian Gulf war

36

After World War II, Douglas MacArthur served as the military governor of occupied what country

Japan

37

The field of what has opens new branches of biological research and medical treatment?

Biotechnology

38

This artistic approach focused primarily on the common working man

Regionalism

39

Before World War I, this person worked for India's independence from Great Britain.

Mahatma Gandhi

40

This person was the most influential illustrator of the 20th century and produced illustrations for the Saturday Evening Post

Norman Rockwell

41

Cruel dictator of Romania

Nicolas Ceausescu

42

Lead the Polish Solidarity movement

Lech Walesa

43

Mexican president

Visente Fox

44

Leader of Israel

David Ben-Gurion

45

Cuban dictator overthrown by Fidel Castro

Fulgencio Batista

46

Replaced Joseph Stalin

Nikita Khrushchev

47

Conservative leader of west Germany

Konrad Adenauer

48

Socialist president of France

Françoise Mitterrand

49

Lead Iranian rebels in capturing the US Embassy in Tehran

Ayatollah Khomeini

50

Dictator of Panama

Manwell Noriega

51

This best states how the Truman doctrine affect of the spread of communism

This policy did not destroy communism and, in some cases, allowed it to spread

52

This best describes the communist takeover in the Americas

The Soviet union successfully assisted and overthrow of government and set up a base for communist activities

53

This best explains why the United States last of the Vietnam conflict but won the Persian Gulf war.

Military leaders were allowed to directly lead the Persian Gulf war unlike the Vietnam conflict

54

This best summarizes the conflicting views of Mikael Gorbachev and Alexander Solzhenitsyn s

Gorbachev proclaimed that a one world community would bring peace; Solzhenitsyn that biblical righteousness was the only hope for peace

55

Explain what the Cold War was and how it ended.
Explain how the Reagan doctrine affect of the Cold War.
Include two countries at least that were helped by Reagan

The cold war was a war fought with word words and diplomacy, not weapons

It was fought to gain friends on one of two sides: either freedom or communism.

The breakup of the Soviet Union in 1991 marked the end of the Cold War.

The Reagan doctrine affected the cold war by stopping communism before in enslaved a country.

Examples of countries helped by Reagen are Grenada, Nicaragua, Afghanistan, Libya