$200 Answer from H1 America and Russia were enemies but they didn’t declare war. But they did everything to oppose each other short of war.
$300 Question from H1 The USA is a ‘capitalist democracy’. What do these words mean?
$300 Answer from H1 –Capitalists believe that property and industry should be privately owned. –Democracy is where the people can elect their own government
$400 Question from H1 Name TWO historical complaints that Stalin had against Britain and the USA
$400 Answer from H1 –In 1918 Britain and the USA had tried to destroy the Russian Revolution. –Stalin thought that they had not given him enough help in the Second World War.
$500 Question from H1 Give FOUR things agreed at Yalta.
$500 Answer from H1 –Divide Germany into four ‘zones’, which Britain, France, the USA and the USSR would occupy after the war. –Hold elections in the countries of eastern Europe. –Set up a government in Poland which would contain both Communists and non- Communists. –Set up the United Nations.
$100 Question from H2 What is meant by the term ‘salami tactics’?
$100 Answer from H2 The US believed that the USSR were taking over Europe bit by bit or slice by slice. This was referred to as salami tactics.
$200 Question from H2 What was the buffer zone?
$200 Answer from H2 The selection of countries between the USSR and Germany. The USSR wanted these countries to act as protection or as a buffer against any future attack.
$400 Question from H2 Give FOUR things agreed at Yalta.
$400 Answer from H2 –Divide Germany into four ‘zones’, which Britain, France, the USA and the USSR would occupy after the war. –Hold elections in the countries of eastern Europe. –Set up a government in Poland which would contain both Communists and non- Communists. –Set up the United Nations.
$500 Question from H2 List NINE events leading up to the Cold War, Feb 1945 to Mar 1948
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