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This is a simple reading guide worksheet to do in class. Just have the students review the reading guide and answer the questions. Then, you can review it together. Though it is a simple worksheet, it covers an extensive amount of material. This is a fantastic resource for the regular teacher and substitutes! The items come in editable
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The Content covered is as follows:
The Cold War From 1953-1975:
The Cold War, President Harry Truman (1884-1972), Containment, Communism, the Soviet Union, Eastern Europe, the USSR (United Soviet Socialist Republics), the Satellite States, China, Dwight Eisenhower (1890-1969), Brinkmanship, Democracy, Capitalism, Joseph Stalin (1878-1953), Nikita Khrushchev (1894-1971), de-Stalinization, Hungary, Imre Nagy, Czechoslovakia, West Berlin, the Berlin Wall, the Berlin Airlift, John F. Kennedy (1917-1963), the flexible response, nuclear weapons, the Marshal Plan, the Peace Corps, Fidel Castro (1926-2016), Cuba, the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), Cuban exiles, the Bay of Pigs, the Cuban Missile Crisis, naval blockade, Rudolph Anderson (1927-1962), Turkey, the Space Race, Sputnik 1, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), Yuri Gagarin (1934-1968), the Moon, Neil Armstrong (1930-2012), Mao, France, French Indochina, Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia, North Vietnam, Ho Chi Minh (1890-1969), Japan, President Lyndon Baines Johnson (1908-1973), Domino Theory, the Korean Peninsula, the 38th Parallel, the 17th Parallel, Ngo Dinh Diem (1901-1963), Buddhists, Vietcong, Lee Harvey Oswald (1939-1963), Gulf of Tonkin, the Tonkin Gulf Resolution of 1964, Richard Nixon (1913-1994), Gerald Ford (1913-2006), Vietnamization, draft, and MORE!!!