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What are two ways that the Soviet people lost their freedom due to communism in the Soviet Union?

Answer: freedom of enterprise and freedom of speech. Explanation: In economic terms, people under communism in the USSR lost their freedom of enterprise as all means of production and production itself was seized by the state in its effort to achieve a socialist regime that would redistribute production and capital …

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Why were the mujahideen fighting in Afghanistan in the 1980s? A.Because U.S. oil companies had taken over the country and took away all the profits B.Because the Iran/Iraq war spread into Afghanistan, as Khomeini and Hussein supported different Afghani groups. C.Because the Soviet Union had troops supporting a Communist government that went against local traditions D.No answer is correct.

The correct answer is C.Because the Soviet Union had troops supporting a Communist government that went against local traditions The soviets sent troops to help a local government of socialists and communists to rule the country. The Mujahadeen were religious and wanted to stop this so they took help from …

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Who was the Soviet premier when the Soviet Union collapsed in 1991, formally ending the Cold War? A. Boris Yeltsin B. Mikhail Gorbachev C. Nicolae Ceausescu D. Leonid Brezhnev

Who was the Soviet premier when the Soviet Union collapsed in 1991, formally ending the Cold War? A. Boris Yeltsin B. Mikhail Gorbachev C. Nicolae Ceausescu D. Leonid Brezhnev

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Who was the first leader of the Soviet Union?

You might think that the first leader is Josef Stalin ( he reigned VERY long) however, the real person that was the first leader was Vladimir Lenin. He was the one that led the Soviet Communist to victory over the white army and was the first soviet leader hope this …

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How relationship change after Khrushchev came to power in the soviet union 1955?

Poland Hungary Bulgaria In the aftermath of World War II, the influence of the Soviet Union extended through the countries that were invaded by fascists in the Eastern Front, such as Poland, Hungary, and Bulgaria. Poland In January 1947, elections were held, resulting in the communist Republic of Poland. Previously …

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The Soviet Union was made of 15

Poland Hungary Bulgaria In the aftermath of World War II, the influence of the Soviet Union extended through the countries that were invaded by fascists in the Eastern Front, such as Poland, Hungary, and Bulgaria. Poland In January 1947, elections were held, resulting in the communist Republic of Poland. Previously …

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What were two effects of the command economy in the Soviet satellites states

Poland Hungary Bulgaria In the aftermath of World War II, the influence of the Soviet Union extended through the countries that were invaded by fascists in the Eastern Front, such as Poland, Hungary, and Bulgaria. Poland In January 1947, elections were held, resulting in the communist Republic of Poland. Previously …

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As a result of the Nuclear Test Ban Treaty, a. the Soviet Union ended all nuclear testing b. nearly 40 countries ended aboveground nuclear tests c. relations between the United States and the Soviet Union worsened d. the United States and the Soviet Union ceased to communicate

The correct answer is B. As a result of the Nuclear Test Ban Treaty, nearly 40 countries ended aboveground nuclear tests. The Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty is an international treaty, signed for the first time on September 10, 1996, which prohibits the conduct of nuclear tests in and by the signatory …

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What are three countries that became communist following World War II? Portugal Finland Hungary Bulgaria Soviet Union Poland

Poland Hungary Bulgaria In the aftermath of World War II, the influence of the Soviet Union extended through the countries that were invaded by fascists in the Eastern Front, such as Poland, Hungary, and Bulgaria. Poland In January 1947, elections were held, resulting in the communist Republic of Poland. Previously …

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Cuba is a command economy that suffered decline in economic growth because of a cut in support from the former soviet union when it collapsed. as a consequence, cuba:

1- The correct answer is B, as one result of the Great Society was that the lives of many underprivileged Americans improved. The Great Society was a set of US national reform programs announced by President Lyndon B. Johnson for the first time in a speech at Ohio University on …

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6. Thurgood Marshall was the NAACP lawyer who argued the Brown v. Board of Education case before the Supreme Court. True False 7. How did America react to news that the Soviet Union was the first to put a man in space? with threats of military action with pride in human achievement with determination not to lose the space race with indifference 8. Who assassinated John F. Kennedy? Lee Harvey Oswald John Connally Neil Armstrong Jack Ruby 9. Which of these organized movements by African Americans to fight segregation was first? the Selma, Alabama, voting rights campaign the mass march on Washington, D.C. the “children’s crusade” in Birmingham the Montgomery, Alabama, bus boycott 10. What factors helped create the prosperity that many Americans enjoyed in the 1950s? Many Americans had more money to spend, increasing demand for automobiles and other big-ticket items, and thus creating more jobs. The middle class grew in size and enjoyed comfortable living in suburban communities. Television helped advertisers reach a wider market, and Americans were encouraged to buy the many products they saw in ads. all of the above

The Reformation actually started after Columbus’s landing in North America.  Treaty of Tordesillas in 1494 was forced on Spain and Portugal by the Pope. The Pope basically said that all lands in the New World belonged to Spain and all new non-Christian lands in the Eastern Hemisphere belong to Portugal. …

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What were some of the results of Soviet control of Eastern Europe? Select all that apply. collectives command economy democracy freedom of expression health care benefits price controls

As a result of the Peloponnesian War, Sparta dominated Greece for a number of years. Peloponnesian War was a war between Sparta and Athens which were two leading city-states in Ancient Greek.   EXPLANATION:   Peloponnesian War happened in 431-404 BCE. This war included Sparta and Athens. Sparta led an …

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In the 1980s, the Soviet Union decided that it could not improve its economy in addition to competing in an arms race with the United States. It therefore, decided to work hard for new __________.

Answer:   B. All states must accept the laws and records of other states as valid. Explanation:   Section 1 said that when a state sanction a public act, record or judicial proceeding according to the manner in which Congress´s law prevented, these must be recognized by other states.   …

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The Nuclear Test-Ban Treaty signed by the United States, the Soviet Union, and Great Britain in 1963 stopped the testing of nuclear weapons in all locations, EXCEPT __________.

The Nuclear Test-Ban Treaty signed by the United States, the Soviet Union, and Great Britain in 1963 stopped the testing of nuclear weapons in all locations, EXCEPT __________.

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Which event pushed the Western Allies to seek a military alliance? a. the successful detonation of the Soviet Union’s first atomic bomb b. the refusal of Soviet Union to accept financial aid under the Marshall Plan c. the communist takeover of the Czech government with Soviet support d. the complete demilitarization of East Germany by the Soviet Union

Answer:  NATO’s original purpose was to serve as an alliance for defense against the Soviet-led communist block of countries.   Details: After World War II, as the Cold War began, the the Soviet Union had shown that it wanted to expand its area of control in Eastern Europe.  In response, …

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Which U.S president had a strict anti-communist approach to dealing with the soviet union?

The correct answer is: “Detente”. The term ‘detente’ refers to a period in which the relatiohship between two countries have become more relaxed after a period of tensions. It is used to refer to a period during the Cold War of improved relations between the US, which headed the Western …

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In what two european countries did the soviets put down revolts against soviet control

Religious and Cultural MotivationsChristianity is an “evangelizing” religion, which means followers must spread their religion to others. Christians therefore went to Africa in hopes of converting Africans to Christianity.ImperialismImperialism is the domination of one country’s political, economic, or cultural life by another.  Europeans believed that they had better political, economic, …

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Which event did NOT happen in Germany in the five years after World War II (1945-1950)? The Berlin Wall was put up between Communist North Germany and capitalist South Germany. Germany was divided into four occupation zones: British, American, French, and Soviet. The capital, Berlin, was also divided. The Allies put top German leaders on trial in Nuremburg for war crimes and crimes against humanity. Soviets blocked access to the Western sectors of Berlin. The U.S., Britain, and France responded with the Berlin Airlift.

The correct answer is B. It kept African Americans from exercising their rights. The Ku Klux Klan is an organization created after the American Civil War by veterans of the Confederation as a reaction to the situation of its people, their first activities focused on creating a social circle in …

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The space race was a competition between the united states and the soviet union to develop technology to _____.

Free enterprise system stimulates competition because the firm that produces the best product with the lowest cost will be able to make more profits. So, the firms will invest in new technology that permits them to differentiate from the other firms, by producing a product with new or better characteristics …

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Which statement is false? A. Words such as honor, duty, and courage were specifically kept out of the media so that people would view the space program without bias. B. Walter Cronkite’s enthusiasm over the space program helped promote the program to the public. C.John F. Kennedy established an unspoken competition between the United States and the Soviet Union when he set a goal for America to put a man on the Moon by the end of the 1960s. D. The rapid growth and support of NASA helped boost the growth of technology and the economy during the 1960s.

The correct answer is D. Makes the reader excited about what will happen next. Explanation: The word suspense refers to a mental state in which people feel anxious, nervous, uncertain and expectant for what will happen next or how certain events will end, this means suspense relies on the lack …

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HELP A SISTA OUT!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Which did President Carter fail to do? A. promote détente with Communist countries B. create a peace agreement between Israel and Egypt C. free Americans taken hostage by Iran D. take action against the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan

The correct answer is: Because the United States supported Iraq in a war with Iran. On June 6, 1982, the Israel Defense Forces invaded Lebanon with the support of the United States of America, this country provided military support to Israel in the form of weapons and materiel. As a …

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How did the united states and the soviet union became cold war adversaries?

The Soviet economy was slowly becoming stagnant, whilst military spending went through the roof. Reagan’s Strategic Defense Initiative was seen as a threat to be countered, and the Soviets threw more money at the military – the US was spending 15-18% of its Gross Domestic Product (how much the country …

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