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who was Eisenhower's first Secretay of State
Dulles
What was Dulles' foregin policy called?
Brinksmanship
Whose approval was Eisenhower seek before taking action agains N. Vietnam
Churchill
What was the name of the invasion of Cuban exiles begin?
Bay of Pigs
During whose adminstration did the training of Cuban exiles begin
Eisenhower's
According to the standard explination, where did the dault lay for the Bay of Pigs
CIA
Kennedy's foreign policy gave him the ability to intervne anywhere with varying amounts of force. What was it called?
Flexeble response
Where were the locations of th applications of Brinksmanship?
Korea, Vietnam, and formosa
Throughout Eisenhower's presidency, what was the rang for the defense budget?
$35-40 billion dollars
How did Khruschev solve the problems in Berlin
Building the Berlin Wall
Where did Stalin's violence originate?
his daddy
In 1931, the Soviet Union was said to be how many years behind the West in terms of industry?
50 to 100
How many people were taken, executed, imprisioned and interrogated during Stalin's Purges?
Millions
What pact did Stalin sign with hitler to prevent his invasion of Russia
USSR-Germany non-aression pact of Ribbentrop-Molotov Pact
Did Stalin create his own policy or did he expand on others
others
Why was the director of the Moscow Zoo arested
His monkeys got TB
Where did Stalin develp the idea of forced labor camps
from the tsars
In the First 5 year plan, how much of decreacrese in illiteracry rates occur?
50%
Who was Stalin's rival to the succession of Lenin
Trotsky
As a result of the first five year plan, oil comsmption incressed ___, coal and Steel increased ___, and electricity consumption incressed ___.
3x, 4x, 6x
Who wew the mid-class intellectuals who wanted to use government to better society
The progressives
who wrote the jungle
Upton sinclair
who worte treson of the sentate
david g phillips
what treaty ended ww1
treaty of versailles 1918
artical 231 is also known as
war guilt clause
what work led to 3/5 of the nations cities to own their own water works
shame of the cities by lincoln steffens
inaugration of president __ was followed by the progessive era
t. roosevelt
what year did the us enter ww1
1917
whats considered the first total war
ww1
triple entente
great britain, france, russia, and US
What country was involved in Vietnam befor the US
France
how much was the final aid package for Europe under the Marshall plan
12.5 billion
what country was supporting the greek gov at the close of ww2
great britian
who put the blockade of berlin
stalin
what govermnet agancy was accused by McCarthy to be affiliated with commies
state department
what parellel was Vietnam divided at
17
who initiated the currency reform in w germany
clay
who was appointed supreme commander of NATO
Eisenhower
did russia participate in the marshall plan
no
what were the 2 countries that were provided aid by the US under the truman doctrine
greece and turkey
In the 1920s what did hitler argue the source of germany's troubles
treaty of versailles
what antion did italy attack in 1935
ethiopia
what area did Japan invadie in 1931
manchuria
what was the first country hitler seized control of
austria
what was the name of Italy's dictator
mussolini
in what country was the sudetenland
czechoslovakia
who was the vbritish prime minister in 1938
chamberlain
what was article 231 also known as
war guilt clause
what was the league of nation's only solution to international conflict
economic sanctions
what country was the first to suffer the effects of the nazi-soviet pact to aug. 1929
poland
Which New Deal programs were declared unconstiutional
NRA and AAA
how many dams were created by the TVA
29
What was the unemployment rate of Germany during the Depression
40%
Which New Deal program created the San Antonio Riverwalk
WPA
what year was the bonus March
1932
What was the term for FDR's radio broadcasts
firside chat
Which New Deal legislation established the FDIC
Glass-Stegal Act
How many men died fighting forest fires as part of the CCC
47
What was the insurance covered by the FDIC
$5,000
What was the name for hobo towns (yes hobo towns) during the Great Depression
hoovervilles