Flashcards in The Development Of The Cold War Deck (27):
Who turns communist due to the Cold War
What country was split due to a civil war
Who supported North Korea
Russia with weapons and supply’s
Who supported South Korea
USA with troops and weapons.
What did the USA want to do in Asia
Roll back communism
What other country was in a civil war
Who fought in Vietnam
What happened when the USA won and left Vietnam
Vietnam turn from capitalist to communist
When was the icbm produced
Due to the development of the ICBM what did the USA do
They raised their funds by 7 billion.
When was the atom bomb produced.
When was the h bomb produced
1952 for the USA and 1953 for the USSR
Who sent a man into space first
The USSR sent Yuri Gagarin to space
Who went to the moon first
The USA sent Neil Armstrong to the moon before the USSR
What was the USAs shuttle called
What was the USSRs shuttle called
When was NATO created
When was the Warsaw Pact created
What were NATO and the Warsaw Pact
Military alliances, the Warsaw Pact was a retaliation of NATO as west Germany had joined it.
When was the Hungarian uprising
What was Hungary at the time
Why did hungary rebel against the government
Because they wanted change and reforms
What did the government in Hungary promise for the future
Freedom of speech, religion and to make Hungary democratic.
What did the USSR do when Hungary left the Warsaw Pact
They invaded as they needed Hungary as a buffer zone, this made Khrushchev look bad as he was all about peaceful coexistence.
What was the u2 crisis
Is was when a American spy plane was shot down by the USSR
What did the USA say the plane was
A weather plane