The Cold War origins 1941-1948 - AQA

The USA entered World War Two against Germany and Japan in 1941, creating an uneasy alliance of the USA, Britain and the USSR. This alliance would ultimately fail and break down into the Cold War.

The Cold War origins 1941-1948 - AQA

1

Where did the Grand Alliance leaders meet in 1945?

2

What was the main objective of the Potsdam Conference?

3

Which of the Big Three leaders of the Grand Alliance attended both the Yalta and Potsdam conferences?

4

Which of these countries lay 'behind the Iron Curtain' after World War Two?

5

Which crisis in Europe led to the statement known as the Truman Doctrine?

6

To which policy was the US committed under the Truman Doctrine?

7

Which of these countries did not receive Marshall Aid after 1947?

8

What did Truman describe as 'two halves of the same walnut'?

9

Which of these events was a factor in Stalin's decision to impose the Berlin Blockade?

10

Which of these transport links was critical for the supplying of West Berlin during the Berlin Blockage of 1948-49?

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