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1

Who turns communist due to the Cold War

China

2

What country was split due to a civil war

Korea

3

Who supported North Korea

Russia with weapons and supply’s

4

Who supported South Korea

USA with troops and weapons.

5

What did the USA want to do in Asia

Roll back communism

6

What other country was in a civil war

Vietnam

7

Who fought in Vietnam

USA

8

What happened when the USA won and left Vietnam

Vietnam turn from capitalist to communist

9

When was the icbm produced

1957

10

Due to the development of the ICBM what did the USA do

They raised their funds by 7 billion.

11

When was the atom bomb produced.

1945

12

When was the h bomb produced

1952 for the USA and 1953 for the USSR

13

Who sent a man into space first

The USSR sent Yuri Gagarin to space

14

Who went to the moon first

The USA sent Neil Armstrong to the moon before the USSR

15

What was the USAs shuttle called

Apollo

16

What was the USSRs shuttle called

Sputnik

17

When was NATO created

1949

18

When was the Warsaw Pact created

1955

19

What were NATO and the Warsaw Pact

Military alliances, the Warsaw Pact was a retaliation of NATO as west Germany had joined it.

20

When was the Hungarian uprising

1956

21

What was Hungary at the time

Communist

22

Why did hungary rebel against the government

Because they wanted change and reforms

23

What did the government in Hungary promise for the future

Freedom of speech, religion and to make Hungary democratic.

24

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.

25

What was the u2 crisis

Is was when a American spy plane was shot down by the USSR

26

What did the USA say the plane was

A weather plane

27

What the u2 crisis lead to

The Paris summit meeting being cancelled which meant that the issues in berlin were not resolved. This also lead to the Berlin Wall being built due to a fear of espionage.