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1

When was Roosevelt first elected?

1932

2

When did Roosevelt die?

1945

3

What were Roosevelt's actions in Yalta?

ensured the SU would join the war against Japan
secured soviet involvement in the UN

4

Roosevelt's mistakes in Yalta

duped by Stalin over free elections
allowed eastern Europe as a soviet sphere of nfluence

5

Truman's personality

More hard line on communism than Roosevelt was?

6

examples of Truman's get tough policy

Berlin airlift
using the US nuclear monopoly to intimidate Stalin