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Flashcards in World History - Final - Terms Deck (10):
1

What treaty laid the foundations for the nations of France and Germany?

Treaty of Verdun

2

What 3 main countries were part of the Axis Powers in WWII?

Japan
Italy
Germany

3

What type of war is fought with words and diplomacy, not with weapons?

Cold War

4

What was the turning point of WWII in the Pacific?

Midway

5

In which war did the Tet Offensive take place?

Vietnam War

6

What organization was formed as a defensive alliance against the spread of Communism?

NATO

7

What is the most controversial topic on bioethics?

stem cell research

8

Where did the "Great Leap Forward" and the Cultural Revolution occur?

China

9

In WWII, what German word referred to the forced union of German and Austria?

Anschluss

10

What was the name given to the invasion of Normandy in northern France?

D-Day