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Quiz 24 :

Recovery and Cold War: Rebuilding a Divided Continent, 1945-1973

Quiz 24 :

Recovery and Cold War: Rebuilding a Divided Continent, 1945-1973

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What was the connection between decolonization and the end of World War II?
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Why did Indian independence result in 1 million deaths?
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E

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How was Orwell's 1984 read at the time of its publication?
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E

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Approximately how much time elapsed between the "scramble for empire" of the late nineteenth century and the process of decolonization?
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How did the war affect the role of the state in countries such as Germany, the Soviet Union, Britain, and Italy?
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Which Eastern European nation avoided being absorbed into the Soviet bloc?
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What was the Allied meeting at Bretton Woods, New Hampshire, focused on?
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What was the most common result of British withdrawal from the countries it had colonized?
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In what directions did the majority of refugees move following the end of World War II?
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Why did the Allies undertake the Berlin Airlift?
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What post-war struggle affected citizens of the former Axis countries, but not those in the former Allied countries?
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Which of the following statements accurately describes the two sides in the Cold War?
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Which of the following statements describes the fate of the German Nazis after the war ended?
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What was the political situation in Germany following the Potsdam conference in 1945?
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Where did a large number of European Jews live in the years preceding the creation of the state of Israel?
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What differentiated the post-war European welfare state from earlier "poor relief" efforts?
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What does the textbook identify as being a prompt for McCarthyism in the United States?
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Which nation refused aid through the Marshall Plan?
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What effect did the start of the Cold War have on the post-war situation of the former Nazis?
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What was the difference between the Allied and Soviet management of their respective German occupation zones?
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