The Cold War

Review Questions

What was the policy of trying to limit the expansion of Soviet influence abroad?

  1. restraint
  2. containment
  3. isolationism
  4. quarantine

Hint:

B

The Truman administration tried to help Europe recover from the devastation of World War II with the ________.

  1. Economic Development Bank
  2. Atlantic Free Trade Zone
  3. Byrnes Budget
  4. Marshall Plan

Hint:

D

What was agreed to at the armistice talks between North and South Korea?

Hint:

The border between North and South Korea was established close to the original line along the thirty-eighth parallel, with a demilitarized zone serving as a buffer. Prisoners of war were free to decide whether they wanted to be returned home.