Cold War Crossword
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Crossword
Description

Eastern European nations under control of the soviet union.
Division between east and west Europe.
The idea of containing something, i.e. communism
This provided aid to 16 European countries.
Flew food to west Berlin.
Defensive military alliance with West European nations and America.
Alliance composed of the USSR and other satellite states.
First satellite launched into space.
Theory that countries on the brink of communism were like dominoes about to fall onto each other.
Gas used to expose tunnels.
Network of paths were Ho Chi Min supplied arms to the Vietcong.
Communist opposition group in South Vietnam.
Believed in greater military force.
This group strongly opposed warfare
Form of government where the government controls everything.
When countries came together to form alliances.
When the Soviets kept missiles in Cuba pointed at America.
Communist activist.
Corrupt leader of south Vietnam.
Policy Nixon adopted to ease Cold War tensions.
A treaty that banned nuclear testing in the atmosphere.
Five year agreement to limit missile use.
The US would do whatever is necessary to protect middle eastern countries from communist attacks.
Divided Vietnam along the 17th parallel.
Steady withdrawal of US troops from Vietnam.

Cold War Crossword Puzzle

Cold War Crossword Puzzle
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Crossword
Description

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

Cold War Crossword Puzzle

Cold War Crossword Puzzle
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Crossword
Description

The time period following WW2, during which Capitalist and Communist nations struggled for world domination over one another.
Policy of limiting the expansion or influence of a hostile power.
Country that is dominated politically and economically by a more powerful country.
Declaration that the U.S. would oppose the spread of Communism.
Plan proposed by the U.S. to provide economic assistance to European nations' recovery efforts after WW2.
Delivery of supplies to the people of Western Berlin by Allied forces cargo planes.
Barrier dividing Capitalist Western Germany and Communist Eastern Germany.
A formal military alliance to guard against a Soviet attack, upon any of its member nations.
The alliance between the Soviet Union and satellite nations of Eastern.
An international governing body consisting of an assembly and a council of representatives from every nation ,whose collective goals are to maintain peace, settle international disputes, improving education, defending against hunger and disease.
Latitude dividing Korea, after WW2, discerning Communist rule to the North and non-Communists rule to the South.
A failed attempt by the U.S. and C.I.A. trained Cuban exiles, to infiltrate on Castro's Communist influence on Latin America.
13 Day long stand off between the Soviet Union and The U.S., during which a blockade was imposed on Cuba, to prevent Soviet ships bringing missiles capable of attacking mainland America.
Idea that if one country fell to communism, neighboring countries would follow.
Fighter who works as part of a small band to make hit-and-run attacks.
Type of rule in which the military is in charge and the citizens rights are suspended.
Country with the military, political, and economic strength to influence events worldwide.
Southern Vietnamese, communist, guerrilla terrorists organized to appose Diem's, U.S. supported government.
An easing of tensions with Communist Powers.

Cold War Vocabulary Crossword

Cold War Vocabulary Crossword
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Crossword
Description

Policy created by George Kennan
Economic plan to rebuild wartorn Europe
Military alliance between several North American and European nations
Defense treaty between the Soviet Union and its satellite nations
Theory regarding the spread of Communism
Invasion sponsored by President Kennedy to instigate an uprising in Cuba
Competition between the U.S. and the U.S.S.R. over dominance of space
Conflict between the U.S. and the U.S.S.R. regarding Soviet missiles in Cuba and American missiles in Turkey
South Vietnamese supporters of Northern Vietnamese communism
Communist leader in China who attempted massive cultural, industrial, and economic reforms
Brutal communist regime in Cambodia
Set of treaties regarding armament control
Policy of segregation in South Africa
Historic wall in Germany, symbolizing a division between the East and the West
Method of peacefully bypassing the blockade in Berlin to deliver supplies
Soviet response to the Marshall Plan which largely failed
Policy of stockpiling more and more weapons to prevent the enemy from attacking
Elected leader of the Soviet Union in 1955
Groups of collectivized farms in China during the economic reform period
Name of a program intended to implement massive reforms in China in a short amount of time
Practical-minded Chinese leader who sought to improve relations with the rest of the world
Form of fighting using substitutes instead of going directly to war
Archbishop from El Salvador who spoke out against poverty and injustice
Term given to an atmosphere of constant revolutionary fervor
Doctrine created to counter Soviet geopolitical growth, especially in Greece & Turkey

Vietnam War crossword puzzle

Vietnam War crossword puzzle
Type
Crossword
Description

The establishment of a colony in one territory.
All property and all means of production belong to the government, private property does not exist and all goods are shared equally.
America's belief that if one country came under control of communists, then neighboring countries would as well.
A form of irregular warfare in which a small group of combatants use military tactics to fight a larger army.
Extreme loyalty to one's country.
The army that fought the United States and the South Vietnamese governments.
Individuals that served in the armed forces of their country.
The 35th president of the United States and was assassinated in 1963.
The 37th president of the United States and got them out of the Vietnam War.
The leader of the North vietnamese during the Vietnam War.
The 34th president and was a commander in Europe during WW2.
The 36th president and was put into office after Kennedy was assassinated.
The forced induction of a person into the armed forces.
a series of surprise attacks by the Vietcong and North Vietnamese forces.
American foreign policy to stop the spread of communism.
Help by the United States they fought against North Vietnam.
A sprayable gel that the United States military used as a weapon in the Vietnam War.
President Nixon's plan to take all the United States troops in Vietnam and let South Vietnam fight North Vietnam.
A soldier that has been taken captive by the enemy.
People that are against something.

Vietnam crossword

Vietnam crossword
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Crossword
Description

A symbol of the cold war from 1961-1989 it seperated communist east Germany from Free west Germany
a communication link established in 1963 to allow the leaders of the United States and the Soviet Union to contact each other in times of crisis
an organization whose goal it was to win Vietnam's independence from foreign rule
the idea that if a nation falls under communist control, nearby nations will also fall under communist control
A law enacted in 1973, limiting a president rights to send troops into battle without consulting congress
A conflict of words and ideas between nations rather than armies.
a 1954 peace agreement that divided Vietnam into Communist-controlled North Vietnam and non-Communist South Vietnam until unification elections could be held in 1956
the southern Vietnamese soldiers with whom U.S. troops fought against communism and forces in the North during the Vietnam War
a gasoline-based substance used in bombs that U.S. planes dropped in Vietnam in order to burn away jungle and expose Vietcong hideouts
equired enrollment in the armed services
South Vietnams President, a strong anti-Communist
a drop or reduction in time in service. A soldier with 150 days or less remaining on his active duty commitment when he DEROSed from Vietnam also ETSed from the army under the Early Out program.
refers to soldiers who are qualified as parachutists
a Vietnamese leader who demanded Vietnam’s independence from France
National Liberation Front (NLF), South Vietnamese guerrilla fighters supported by communists in North Vietnam
a supporter of Johnson’s war policies
a coordinated assault, in January 1968, by the Vietcong and North Vietnamese on South Vietnamese cities and bases
the difference between what the Johnson administration said about the war and what journalists in Vietnam saw and reported
a village in South Vietnam where U.S. soldiers killed unarmed civilians
a 1973 agreement between the United States, South Vietnam, North Vietnam, and the Vietcong for a cease-fire and U.S. troop withdrawal from South Vietnam

The Cold War Crossword

The Cold War Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

a small group of soldiers, often volunteers, who make surprise attacks
a competition between nations to achieve weapons superiority
a period of revolutionary upheaval and political persecution in China
ideological barrier that divided eastern and western Europe during the Cold War
policy of Soviet leader, Mikhail Gorbachev
operation that moved supplies into West Berlin by American and British planes during Soviet blockades
mutual defense pact formed by US, Canada, and the Western Europe nations in 1949
head and dictator of the Soviet Communists from 1928-1953
communist leader of North Vietnam; use guerilla warfare to fight
belief that if Vietnam fell to the communists, the rest of Asia would fall
US policy of attempting to restrict Soviet power and influence around the world by preventing the spread of communism
a person who allowed the USSR to build nuclear missile bases in Cuba
competition of space exploration between the United States and Soviet Union
military pact for the Soviet Union and their allies
Prime Minister of Great Britain that invented the "Iron Curtain"
meeting between Churchill, Stalin, and Roosevelt
international organization founded in 1945 to promote peace, security, and cooperation among nations
communist insurgents in South Vietnam
system of social organization based on the holding of all property in common
a very extremely powerful and dominant nation
easing of Cold War tensions and hostility between the east and west 1970s
first major battle of the Cold War fought by communist & non-communist
a secret political, economic, or military operation sponsored by a gov't and designed to support a foreign policy
Chinese communist leader
US aid plan designed to promote economic recovery to Europe after WWII
struggle for power that took place between the US and the Soviet Union after WWII
policy of building a weapon arsenal so deadly that no other nation will dare to attack
war between North and South Vietnam
40th President of the US and helped end the Cold War

Vietnam war and Korean war Crossword

Vietnam war and Korean war Crossword
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Crossword
Description

A symbol of Cold War.
A network of paths used by North Vietnam to transport supplies to the vietcong in South Vietnam.
A villiage in Northern South Vietnam.
A gasoline substance used in bombs that US planes dropped on Vietnam.
Lead numerous revolts for the Indochina communist party.
35th president of the United States.
A war from 1954-1975.
A war from 1950-1953.
An international organization that came into use at the end of WWII that would help prevent future wars.
A conflict of words and ideas between nations rather that armies.
Policy to keep the soviets from gaining control of other countries.
A competition among nations to get the most weapons.
A war in which total vicory is not the goal.
20th century forign police theory that believed if one land in a region came under the influence of communist then more would follow.
The policy to relax tensions between the communist and the free world.
A very tense confrontation between the Sviet Union and the United States over the Soviet deployment of nuclear missils in Cuba.
North Atlantic treaty organization for security in 1949.
Part of Gorabacheas moral reduction Glasnost or Opemies gave Soviet citizens freedom of speech and religion.
British statesman and leader during World War II; received Nobel prize for literature in 1953 (1874-1965)
A weapon, such as an atomic bomb or hydrogen bomb, whose destructive power comes from the release of nuclear energy.

Cold War Cross Word - Eddie Jiang

Cold War Cross Word  - Eddie Jiang
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Crossword
Description

Created to stop the spread of communisum
A defense strategy made by John F. Kennedy in 1961
Something the Soviets made to keep the allies out of Berlin
U.S. giving money to West Europe to rebuild there economy
What the us tried to do the the spread of communism
Dangerous policy that will go to the limits of saftey before stopping
A event that will happen in one country will happen in a different contry
Compition between US and Soveits for superiority and arms
Boundry dividing the rest of Europe and the Soviets and its satellite states
Easing of hostlitys
Communist states that were influensed by the Soviet Union
Military Stategy using nuclear weapons
33rd US President
Leader of the Soviet Union during the Cold War
A city at the border of Berlin
A nuclear weapon
A fight of ideology between the US and Soveit Union
Great Britian and US used planes to give the people of berlion food and supplies
One of the countrys in East Asia
An Asian country that has been divided into a North and South

Chapter 33:Restructuring the Postwar World Crossword

Chapter 33:Restructuring the Postwar World Crossword
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Crossword
Description

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

Cold War Cross Word

Cold War Cross Word
Type
Crossword
Description

Final War time conference between big three
Soviet military alliance
Non-Communist military alliance
US policy to support free nations
Soviet leader responsible for putting missiles in Cuba
American/Soviet Tension from 1947-1991
Us plan to aid European nations to help them rebuild after WWII
Taking measures to prevent communist expansion
JFK setup a blockade of Cuba
Attemt to overthrow Fidel Castro
Conflict started after Northern forces swept acros the 38th parallel
Guerilla warfare was used by the communist forces in this conflict
First satellite to go to orbit earth
American space program
Imaginary line that seperated communist countries
Concrete Wall that Seperated East & West Berlin
US & British planes flew food and supplies into West Berlin
An international organization formed after WWII
Democratic superpower
Communist superpower
Cuban communist dictator
Idea that if one country falls to communism, others nearby will fall too
Soviet policy of openess
Soviet term meaning economic restucturing
A country that is dominated politically & economically by another