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Flashcards in Korea Deck (12):
1

What was the name of the line dividing North and South Korea?

38th Parallel

2

Who was the leader of North Korea?

Kim Ill Sung

3

Who was the leader of South Korea?

Syngman Rhee

4

What is McCarthyism?

The hunting for Communists

5

Who was the US president at the time of the Korean war?

President Truman

6

What was SEATO?

South East Asia Treaty Organisation?

7

What is Nationalism?

Thinking your country is best

8

What year did Korea divide?

1945

9

What year did China become communist?

1949

10

When did the Chinese intervene in the Korean War?

1950

11

How many troops did China send?

200,000

12

What is VETO?

Blocking a governmental move