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14.9.2: Check Your Understanding Questions

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    Check Your Understanding Questions

    1 .
    Why did the United States create the Marshall Plan?
    2 .
    What strategies did the United States use against the Soviet Union during the Cold War?
    3 .
    What was the result of the First Indochina War?
    4 .
    Why did the United States become involved in the wars in Indochina?
    5 .
    What immediate effect did the founding of Israel have on Egypt?
    6 .
    Why did both the Soviet Union and the United States want Indonesia as an ally?
    7 .
    Why did the Soviet Union intervene in Eastern European countries in the 1950s and 1960s?
    8 .
    How did Khrushchev’s de-Stalinization efforts affect Soviet relations with China?
    9 .
    What was the government’s response to popular protests in Poland in the 1980s?
    10 .
    What was the cause of the Tiananmen Square protests?

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