postwar crossward puzzle By Ruben Munoz Crossword

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Jan 23, 2017
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an american policy created to counter soviet geopolitics Truman Doctrine
a defense strategy made by John F. Kennedy FLEXible Response
what did they call it when the soviet union blocked the western allies railway road Berlin Blockade
the United States gave over $12 billion to support the western european Marshall plan
what does containment means keeping something under control
the actionof keeping something under control containment
practicing dangerous policys to the limit of safety Brinkmanship
a theory that when a country talks about politics a neighboring country will do the same Domino Theory
a competition of superiority Arms Race
divides europe into two areas THE IRON CURTAIN
eased hostility specially between countries detente
a bomb that has destructive power atomic bomb
roosevelt,stalin,and chruchil drew plans for germany and poland potsdam
the U.S. V.S. The Soviet Union Cold War
a group that has spies in it CIA
a military alliance with european and north america NATO
Soviet artificial satellites Sputnik
has alot of radiation Hydrogen Bomb
a pact with bulgaria and hungary and etc Warsaw Pact
a short document film by John berry Hollywood Ten

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Cold War Crossword Puzzle

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May 4, 2016
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struggle for power that took place between the united states and the soviet union after WW2 Cold War
a very extremely powerful and dominant nations United Nations, international organization founded in 1945 to promote peace, security, and cooperation among nations Superpower
ideological barrier that divided eastern and western Europe during the cold war Iron Curtain
international organization founded in 1945 to promote peace, security, and cooperation among nations United Nations
the U.S policy of attempting to restrict soviet power and influence around the world by preventing the spread of communism Containment
U.S aid plan designed to promote economic recovery in Europe after WW2 Marshall Plan
mutual defense pact formed by the U.S, Canada, and Western Europe nations in 1949 nato
a competition between nations to achieve weapons superiority Cultural Revolution, a period of revolutionary upheaval and political persecution in China arms race
first major battle of the Cold War fought by communist and non-communist korean war
communist insurgents in South Vietnam Viet Cong
war between North and South Vietnam vietnamwar
belief that if Vietnam fell to the communists, the rest of Asia would fall domino theory
a secret political, economic, or military operation sponsored by a gov't and designed to support a foreign policy covertaction
easing of Cold War tensions and hostility between the east and west during 1970s detente
policy of building a weapon arsenal so deadly that no other nation will dare to attack Deterrence
person who allowed the USSR to build nuclear missile bases in Cuba Fidel Castro
military pact for the Soviet Union and their allies Warsaw Pact
Chinese communist leader maozedong
head and dictator of the Soviet Communists from 1928-1953 Josephstalin
40th president of the United States and helped end the Cold War ronaldreagan
operation that moved supplies into West Berlin by american and British Planes during Soviet blockade berlinairlift
meeting between Churchill, Stalin, and Roosevelt yaltaconference
prime minister of Great Britain that invented the "Iron Curtain" winstonchurchill
system of social organization based on the holding of all property in common communism
policy of Soviet leader, Mikhail Gorbachev glasnost
small groups of soldiers, often volunteers, who make surprise attacks guerillas
communist leader of North Vietnam; used guerilla warfare to fight hochiminh
competition of space exploration between United States and Soviet Union space race
period of revolutionary upheaval and political persecution in China Cultural Revolution

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Cold War Cross Word - Eddie Jiang

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Jan 19, 2017
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Created to stop the spread of communisum Truman Doctrine
A defense strategy made by John F. Kennedy in 1961 Flexible Response
Something the Soviets made to keep the allies out of Berlin Berlin Blockade
U.S. giving money to West Europe to rebuild there economy Marshall Plan
What the us tried to do the the spread of communism Containment
Dangerous policy that will go to the limits of saftey before stopping Brinkmanship
A event that will happen in one country will happen in a different contry Domino Theory
Compition between US and Soveits for superiority and arms Arms Race
Boundry dividing the rest of Europe and the Soviets and its satellite states Iron Curtain
Easing of hostlitys Détente
Communist states that were influensed by the Soviet Union Satellite Nations
Military Stategy using nuclear weapons Mutually Assured Destruction
33rd US President Harry Truman
Leader of the Soviet Union during the Cold War Joseph Stalin
A city at the border of Berlin Potsdam
A nuclear weapon Atomic Bomb
A fight of ideology between the US and Soveit Union Cold War
Great Britian and US used planes to give the people of berlion food and supplies Berlion Airlift
One of the countrys in East Asia China
An Asian country that has been divided into a North and South Korea

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Chapter 33:Restructuring the Postwar World Crossword

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Mar 29, 2017
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A theory that if one nation comes under Communist control, then neighboring nations will also come under Communist control. DOMINO THEORY
the "boundary" that divided Soviet-dominated Eastern Europe from Western European nations not under Soviet domination. Iron Curtain
European Recovery Program, project instituted at the Paris Economic Conference (July, 1947) to foster economic recovery in certain European countries after World War II. Marshall Plan
Military alliance between the Soviet Union and nations of Eastern Europe, formed in 1955. Warsaw Pact
The purpose of the this document was to aid countries that were the targets of Communist expansionism TRUMANDOCTRINE
He is known for launching the Marshall Plan to rebuild the economy of Western Europe, for leading the Cold War against Soviet president Truman
Was NOT involved in the Korean War Japan
After World War II, the United States and the Soviet Union arose as superpowers
the Soviet Union launched the first man-made earth satellite SPUTNIK
A parallel of latitude that in East Asia roughly demarcates North and South Korea. 38th Parallel

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Postwar and 1950's crossword

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Jan 23, 2017
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Counter Soviet American Foreign Policy Truman Doctrine
defense strategy JFK implemented Flexible Response
first major international crises – Cold War Berlin Blockade
American initiative to aid Western Europe Marshall Plan
Response to a series of moves the by the Soviet Union to enlarge its communist influence Containment
to pursue a dangerous policy Brinkmanship
theory that a political event in one country will cause similar events in neighboring countries Domino Theory
a competition between nations for superiority in the development and accumulation of weapons Arms Race
the name for the boundary dividing Europe into two separate areas from the end of World War II in 1945 until the end of the Cold War in 1991 Iron Curtain
the easing of hostility or strained relations Détente
nations under the influence and pressure of the Soviet Union Satellite Nations
a doctrine of military strategy and in national security policy which a full-scale use of nuclear weapons by two or more opposing sides would cause the complete annihilation of both the attacker and the defender Mutually Assured Destruction
33rd president Harry Truman
Famous Soviet Leader until 1953 Joseph Stalin
the _______ conference Potsdam
cause of nuclear explosions Atomic Bomb
War after WWII Cold War
Supply drop in west Berlin Berlin Airlift
General during Korean war Douglas MacArthur
34th president Dwight D. Eisenhower
Central Intelligence Agency CIA
Different name Sinai War Suez Crisis
First secretary of the Soviet Union Communist party Nikita K

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Cold War Crossword

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May 17, 2016
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Airplane rescue missions. Airlifts
A large scale weapons race between two or more countries. Arms Race
Organization between two extremes. Bipolar
List of outcasts or people considered traitors. Blacklist
A war of ideals between the US and the Soviet Union. Cold War
An economic system were in which, everybody shares money. Communism
To contain something. Containment
Region that has no military stand offs or patrol. Demilitarized Zone
People's government. Democracy
If Asia falls to communism, communists will win the Cold War. Domino Theory
Political and military barrier in Europe. Iron Cutain
Wars backed by superpowers. Proxy Wars
Setting apart African Americans. Segregation
Socialist Russia. Soviet Union
A European repair program. Marshall Plan

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Cold War Vocabulary Crossword

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May 19, 2017
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Policy created by George Kennan Containment
Economic plan to rebuild wartorn Europe Marshall Plan
Military alliance between several North American and European nations NATO
Defense treaty between the Soviet Union and its satellite nations Warsaw Pact
Theory regarding the spread of Communism Domino Theory
Invasion sponsored by President Kennedy to instigate an uprising in Cuba Bay of Pigs
Competition between the U.S. and the U.S.S.R. over dominance of space Space Race
Conflict between the U.S. and the U.S.S.R. regarding Soviet missiles in Cuba and American missiles in Turkey Cuban Missile Crisis
South Vietnamese supporters of Northern Vietnamese communism Viet Cong
Communist leader in China who attempted massive cultural, industrial, and economic reforms Mao Zedong
Brutal communist regime in Cambodia Khmer Rouge
Set of treaties regarding armament control SALT Accords
Policy of segregation in South Africa Apartheid
Historic wall in Germany, symbolizing a division between the East and the West Berlin Wall
Method of peacefully bypassing the blockade in Berlin to deliver supplies Berlin Airlift
Soviet response to the Marshall Plan which largely failed COMECON
Policy of stockpiling more and more weapons to prevent the enemy from attacking Deterrence
Elected leader of the Soviet Union in 1955 Khrushchev
Groups of collectivized farms in China during the economic reform period Communes
Name of a program intended to implement massive reforms in China in a short amount of time Great Leap Forward
Practical-minded Chinese leader who sought to improve relations with the rest of the world Deng Xiaoping
Form of fighting using substitutes instead of going directly to war Proxy Wars
Archbishop from El Salvador who spoke out against poverty and injustice Oscar Romero
Term given to an atmosphere of constant revolutionary fervor Permanent Revolution
Doctrine created to counter Soviet geopolitical growth, especially in Greece & Turkey Truman Doctrine

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Crossword puzzle thingy for history Logan D

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Jan 20, 2017
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a giant bomb Hydrogen Bomb
an economic or political system in which the state or the communtiy owns all the property and the means of production, and all citizens chare the wealth communism
a U.S. plan, initated by Secretary of State George Marshall and implemented from 1948 to 1951, to aid in the economc recovery of europe after WWII by offering certain European countires substantial funds Marshall Plan
a competiton between nations to acheive the more powerful weapons arsenal Arms Race
a foreign policy characteized by a willingness to push a dangerous situation to the brink, or edge, af war rather than give in to an opponent Brinkmanship
after WWII, the US foreign policy practice of attempting to restrict the expansion of Soviet influence around the world Containment
the ideological barrier that exists between Eastern and Western Europe from 1945 to 1990 Iron Curtain
as part of the Cold War and in responce to the formation of the North Antlantic Treaty Organization, an agreement signed in 1955 by the Soviet Union, Albania, Bulgaria, Czechoslovakia, East Germany, Hungary, Poland, and Romania to establish a military alliance fro mutual defence Warsaw Pact
in July and August 1945 in the German city of Potsdam, a conference of the main Allied leaders - U.S. president Harry S.Truman, British prime minister Winston Curchill and later his successor Clement Atlee, and soviet premier Joseph Stalin to finalize post - WWII plans for Europe Potsdam
the hostile but nonviolent struggle for power between the United States and the Soviet Union, as well as their respective allies, from the end of WWII to the collapse of the Soviet Union in 1991 Cold War
the relaxiation of Cold War tensions between the United States and the Soviet Union and between the United States and china that began under president Richard Nixon Detente
the belief that if Vietnam fell to the communists, the rest of southwest Asia would fall like ''a ror of dominoes'' Domino Theory
a country under another countries controll Satellite Nations
during the Arms Race between the united states and the Soviet Union, the principle that either side would respond to a nuclear attack by launching its own missles, which helped prevent the Cold War from being a hot war Mutual Assured Destruction
a court case envolving this person, a U.S. State Department offical accused of passing secrets to the Soviet Union, that contributed to a growing fear of subversion during the early Cold War; in 1950 a federal grand jury convinced him perjury, but his guilt in regard to espionage was not proven Alger Hiss
the large increase in the number of babies born in proportion to the size of the population that took place after WWII and lasted until 1964 Baby Boom
lasting from 1919 to 1920, a campaign launched by U.S. attorney general Mitchell Palmer and implemented by justice department attorney H. Edgar Hoover to arrest communists and other radicals who promoted the overthrow of the U.S. goverment; recived during the Cold War by Senator Joseph McCarthy during a period of anticommunism lasting from 1950 to 1957 Red Scare
1.each of a series of Soviet artificial satellites, the first of which (launched on October 4, 1957) was the first satellite to be placed in orbit. spuntik
was one of the first major international crises of the Cold War. During the multinational occupation of post–World War II Germany, the Soviet Union blocked the Western Allies' railway, road, and canal access to the sectors of Berlin under Western control. Berlin Blockade
Soviet statesman; general secretary of the Communist Party of the former Soviet Union 1922–53; born Iosif Vissarionovich Dzhugashvili. In 1928, he launched a succession of five-year plans for rapid industrialization and the enforced collectivization of agriculture. His large-scale purges of the intelligentsia in the 1930s were equally ruthless. Joseph Stalin

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Cold War Terms Crossword

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Feb 16, 2017
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What was the policy made by Truman on March 12, 1947 which was the idea of containment and limiting communism? Truman Doctrine
Who tried to blockade off Berlin because he was mad that other allied nations had a state in Soviet territory? Joseph Stalin
What was the group of delegates from 50 nations who played a great role in world affairs after WW2? United Nations
What was the group of 12 countries who formed a new military alliance? NATO
The Soviet Union's military alliance that was formed after the NATO was formed Warsaw Pact
Which president had the goal to contain communism from spreading around the world? Harry Truman
What was used by Truman in the Truman Doctrine to limit the spread of communism? Containment
What was it called when Allied pilots began to deliver resources to Berlin by airplanes because the Soviets blocked off all ground transport? Berlin Airlift
What were the nations that were aligned, but also under the pressure of, the Soviet Union called? Satellite Nations
What was the plan in which the U.S. aided Western Europe and helped to rebuild Western Europe economies after WW2? Marshall Plan

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The Cold War Crossword

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Apr 19, 2016
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Threatening until you get your way Brinksmanship
Man who took over after Stalin died Khrushchev
Formed own military pact, linked Soviet Union with 7 other European countries Warsaw
Population explosion Baby boom
Forming alliances if needed Collective security
Julius and Ethel Rosenburg were charged with Espionage
Nations compete to amass weapontry Arms race
Conflict between North adn South Korea Korean War
List of people whom condemned for having communist background Black List
Winston Churchill warned the world this had descended across Europe Iron Curtain
Trumans idea to fincially aid Greece and Turkey Truman Doctrine
Name of countries dominated by Soviet Union Satelite Nations
Name of measure taken to prevent extension of communist rule to other countries Containment
This aid gave 16 European countries hope Marshall Plan
An attempt to break blockade and fly food and supplies into West Berlin Berlin Airlift
Suicide attacks Kamikaze
The first Earth-orbiting artificial satellite Sputnik
Gathering intelligence on other nations CIA
The easing of hostility between countries Detente
A period of fear of communists Red Scare
No progress can be made and no advancement is possible Stalemate
The 1950's is know as the decade of what? Conformity
What type of bomb was being made during Manhattan Project? Atomic
Announcement of Japans Surrender V-J Day
Largest naval battle in history was battle of? Leyte
Executive Order 9981 Truman intergrated what? Armed Forces
The crisis that erupted after Egypt’s nationalization of the British-controlled Suez Canal Suez Crisis
United States and the Soviet Union agreed to limit the number of nuclear weapons they made SALT
Leader of Soviet Union Stalin
Commander of US pacific forces MacArthur

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1950 postwar denaya lewis Crossword

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Jan 24, 2017
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American foreign policy created to counter Soviet geopolitical spread during the Cold War. Truman Doctrine
One of the first major international crises of the Cold War. Flexible Response
American initiative to aid Western Europe, in which the United States gave over $12 billion. Marshall Plan
The action of keeping something harmful under control or within limits. Containment
The art or practice of pursuing a dangerous policy to the limits of safety before stopping, typically in politics. Brinkmanship
The theory that a political event in one country will cause similar events in neighboring countries. Domino Theory
A competition between nations for superiority in the development and accumulation of weapons. Arms Race
The notional barrier separating the former Soviet bloc and the West. Iron Curtain
The easing of hostility or strained relations. Detente
These were nations that were aligned with, but also under the influence and pressure of, the Soviet Union. Satellite Nations
A doctrine of military strategy and national security policy in which a full-scale use of nuclear weapons. Mutually Assured Destruction
Was elected vice president under President Franklin D. Roosevelt and became president when Roosevelt died. Harry Truman
Russian leader who succeeded Lenin as head of the Communist Party. Joseph Stalin
Residence of the Prussian kings and the German Kaiser. Potsdam
A bomb that derives its destructive power from the rapid release of nuclear energy. Atomic bomb
the state of political hostility that existed between the Soviet bloc countries and the US-led Western powers from 1945 to 1990. Cold War
A military operation in the late 1940s that brought food and other needed goods into West Berlin Berlin Airlift
Was an American five-star general and field marshal of the Philippine Army. Douglas MacArthur
United States general who supervised the invasion of Normandy. Dwight D. Eisenhower
Soviet statesman and premier who denounced Stalin. Nikita Khrushchev

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