The Cold War Starts: Reading Guide Worksheet & Questions

The Cold War Starts: Reading Guide Worksheet & Questions
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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 Cold War Starts:

Franklin Delano Roosevelt (1882-1945), Winston Churchill (1874-1965), Communism, Joseph Stalin (1878-1953), dictatorships, World War II, America, Britain, France, the Soviet Union, USSR, Russia, China, the Allies, the Axis Powers, Nazis, Fascists, Adolf Hitler (1889-1945), the Yalta Conference of 1945, Germany, German Zones, Eastern Europe, Western Europe, the League of Nations, the United Nations, the Security Council, Capitalism, social mobility, Democracy, Albania, Bulgaria, Czechoslovakia, Poland, Romania and Yugoslavia, Satellite Nations of the USSR, Harry Truman (1884-1972), the policy of Containment, the Cold War, the Potsdam Conference, the Iron Curtain, Berlin, the Berlin Airlift, West Germany, East Germany, West Berlin, East Berlin, George Keenan (1904-2005), the Truman Doctrine, Greece, Turkey, the Marshal Plan, the North Atlantic Treaty Organization, NATO, the Warsaw Pact, Chiang Kai-shek (1887-1975), Mao Zedong (1893-1976), Taiwan, Japan, nuclear bombs, atom bomb, Ivy Mike, Joe-4 test, hydrogen bomb, the Korean War, the 38th Parallel, Kim Sung (1912-1994), North Korea, Syngman Rhee (1875-1965), South Korea, General Douglas MacArthur (1850-1864), Kim Jong-Un (1984-Present), Dwight D. Eisenhower (1890-1969), Nikita Khrushchev (1894-1971), the policy of Brinkmanship, Secretary of State John Dulles (1888-1959), Eisenhower’s “New Look” approach, arms race, the U-2 Incident, Francis Gary Powers (1929-1977), and MORE!!!

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