Cold War: Superpowers Face Off
Communists Take Power in China
Wars in Korea and Vietnam
Cold War Divides the World
The Cold War Thaws

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This was the division between East and West Germany
What is Iron Curtain

100

Leader of the Nationalist forces
Who is Jiang Jieshi

100

The line that divides North and South Korea
What is the 38th Parallel

100

These consisted of developing nations, newly independent, and not aligned with either superpower.
What is Third World

100

The Soviet leader who denounced Stalin for jailing and killing loyal Soviet citizens
Who is Nikita Krushchev

200

This was an international organization that was intended to protect the members against aggression
What is the United Nations

200

These were the names of collective farms in which peasants had to live and work
What is communes

200

This is the general that wanted a nuclear attack against China and tried to go over the president's head by taking it to Congress
Who is Douglas MacArthur

200

Muslim leader who opposed Western influences and was living in exile
Who is Ayatollah Khomeini

200

The name of the policy of lessening Cold War tensions
What is detente

300

This is the foreign policy adopted by President Truman, aimed at blocking Soviet influence and stopping the expansion of communism.
What is containment

300

According to the Red Guards, this was considered the new "hero" who worked with his hands
What is peasants

300

Southeast Asian nations were compared to this, President Eisenhower said. The fall of one to communism would lead to the fall of its neighbors.
What is domino theory

300

Iran's leader who embraced Western governments and wealthy Western oil companies
Who is Shah Reza Pahlavi

300

He was the U.S. president during the Cuban Missile Crisis
Who is John F. Kennedy

400

This was the assistance program that would provide food, machinery, and other materials to rebuild Western Europe
What is Marshall Plan

400

This person was the religious leader of Tibet
Who is the Dalai Lama

400

This was Nixon's plan that allowed U.S. troops to gradually pull out of Vietnam
What is Vietnamization

400

Failed invasion by anti-Castro Cuban exiles that waited for U.S. air support and never showed
What is Bay of Pigs

400

This was the German word meaning "realistic politics"
What is realpolitik

500

This is the acronym for NATO
What is North Atlantic Treaty Organization

500

This is where Jiang Jieshi fled to, and where the United States helped him set up a Nationalist government
What is Taiwan

500

These were the Communist rebels in Cambodia that slaughtered 2 million people
What is Khmer Rouge

500

He was the Sandanista leader
Who is Daniel Ortega

500

He was the Czech Communist leader under which Czechoslovakia underwent a period of reform known as the Prague Spring
Who is Alexander Dubcek