Type
Word Search
Description

marshall plan
nagasaki
Franklin D Roosevelt
zoot suiters
detente
fidel castro
cuban missile crisis
pearl harbor
lee harvey oswald
john f kennedy
dwight eisenhower
armistice
vietnam
korea
17th parallel
38th parallel
truman doctrine
Warsaw Pact
Harry S Truman
Joseph Stalin

The Cold War Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

nuclear weapons
Eisenhower
propaganda
Cuba
Fidel Castro
JFK
proxy war
Vietnam War
Korean War
Truman Doctrine
Marshall Plan
Cuban Missile Crisis
USA
McCarthyism
brinkmanship
Arms Race
Space Race
iron curtain
hot war
Berlin
Eastern Europe
capitalism
communism
WWII
USSR
stockpiling
Soviet Union
Nazi Soviet Pact
Joseph Stalin
Harry Truman
Containment
Cold War
Arms race

The Cold War Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Rolling Thunder
Ho Chi Minh
Fidel Castro
Solidarity
NATO
Warsaw Pact
Berlin Blockade
ICBM
Joseph Stalin
Cuban Missle Crisis
John F Kennedy
Nikita Krushchev
Ronald Reagan
Mikhail Gorbachev
Containment

Cold War Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

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

World War II Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Pearl Harbor
Hiroshima
Harry Truman
Anne Frank
Gestapo
Normandy
Poland
air raid
Churchill
concentration camps
General Dwight D. Eisenhower
Auschwitz
U Boats
Stalin
German Blitz
United States
Britain
Arizona
Europe
Atomic Bombs
December
Benito Mussolini
Hitler
Holocaust
Depression
Allied Powers
Axis powers
Japan
F D Roosevelt

Cold War Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

GulfOfTonkin
WorldWarII
WorldWarI
U2Affair
Gorbachev
Khrushev
Eisenhower
Stalin
Castro
Marshall
JFK
Truman
Churchill
BerlinWall
BayofPigs
Sputnik
KoreanWar
berlinairlift
Containment
yaltaconference
capitalism
communism
hotwar
Coldwar
Alliances

Cold War Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Genocide
Truman Doctrine
Marshall Plan
Brinkmanship
Berlin Airlift
Sputnik
Mao Zedong
Richard Nixon
Fidel Castro
Cuban Missile Crisis
Detente
John F Kennedy
Ronald Reagan
SALT
Ho Chi Minh
Vietcong
Cultural Revolution
Yalta Conference
Iron Curtain
Domino Theory
Commune
Containment
NATO
Warsaw Pact
United Nations

US History-World War II Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Allies
Axis
Blitzkrieg
Chamberlain
Churchill
D Day
DeGaulle
Eisenhower
France
Germany
Gestapo
Great Britain
Hiroshima
Hitler
Holocaust
Italy
Japan
Kamakazi
MacArthur
Manhattan Project
Nagasaki
Nazi
Patton
Pearl Harbor
Roosevelt
Russia
Stalin
Truman
U Boats
United States

Cuban Missile Crisis Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Fidel _________ Castro
In what year did Fidel Castro take power in Cuba? 1959
A trade agreement was made between Castro and Russia in_____ 1960
Castro asked Russia for weapons to defend itself against America and Russia agreed in _______ 1961
Kennedy set up a _________ to advise him in October. committee
Kruschev sent a ______ to Kennedy offering to dismantle the sites if Kennedy would lift the blockade and agree not to invade Cuba Letter
Kennedy lifted the Naval blockade in ______ November
Who gained more from the Cuban Missile Crisis? (Kennedy or Khrushchev) Kennedy
What cuban campaign was Fidel Castro a part of? Guerrilla
Castro ______ anybody who opposed him. killed
Who was Che Guevara? Marxist
What prison was Che Guevara in control of? La Cabaña
The political and economic theories of Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels, later developed by their followers to form the basis of communism. Marxism
What event prior to the Cuban Missile Crisis caused Fidel Castro to look to the Soviet Union for military help? Bay of pigs
What spy plane was used over Cuba? U2
What is the capital of Cuba? Havana

Cold War Cross Word

Type
Crossword
Description

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

Cold War Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

The time period following WW2, during which Capitalist and Communist nations struggled for world domination over one another. Cold War
Policy of limiting the expansion or influence of a hostile power. Containment
Country that is dominated politically and economically by a more powerful country. Satellite Nation
Declaration that the U.S. would oppose the spread of Communism. Truman Doctrine
Plan proposed by the U.S. to provide economic assistance to European nations' recovery efforts after WW2. Marshall Plan
Delivery of supplies to the people of Western Berlin by Allied forces cargo planes. Berlin Airlift
Barrier dividing Capitalist Western Germany and Communist Eastern Germany. Berlin Wall
A formal military alliance to guard against a Soviet attack, upon any of its member nations. NATO
The alliance between the Soviet Union and satellite nations of Eastern. Warsaw Pact
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. United Nations
Latitude dividing Korea, after WW2, discerning Communist rule to the North and non-Communists rule to the South. 38th Paralell
A failed attempt by the U.S. and C.I.A. trained Cuban exiles, to infiltrate on Castro's Communist influence on Latin America. Bay of Pigs Invasion
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. Cuban Missile Crisis
Idea that if one country fell to communism, neighboring countries would follow. Domino Theory
Fighter who works as part of a small band to make hit-and-run attacks. Guerilla
Type of rule in which the military is in charge and the citizens rights are suspended. Martial Law
Country with the military, political, and economic strength to influence events worldwide. Superpower
Southern Vietnamese, communist, guerrilla terrorists organized to appose Diem's, U.S. supported government. Vietcong
An easing of tensions with Communist Powers. Detante